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2009 | 3(11) | 55-70
Article title

HEDGE FUNDS AS AN ALTERNATIVE INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITIES (Fundusze hedgingowe jako alternatywna klasa inwestycji)

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Languages of publication
PL
Abstracts
EN
Hedge fund which became a popular alternative investment is a collective term for different types of investment fund. A common feature of these funds is that they have absolute earnings targets, that is they set targets for earnings irrespective of developments on, for example, the stock exchange. The paper deals with the current problem of the financial crisis and the effect it made worldwide for many institutional and private investors. It discusses the role played by hedge funds in developments on the financial markets, and to what extent they are affected by the effects of the crisis, as a recurring feature of every financial crisis. It also shows a wind range of strategies used by hedge funds to achieve their goal.
Year
Issue
Pages
55-70
Physical description
Document type
ARTICLE
Contributors
  • Michal Falkowski, Wyzsza Szkola Finansow i Zarzadzania, ul. Pawia 55, 01-030 Warszawa, Poland
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CEJSH db identifier
11PLAAAA092522
YADDA identifier
bwmeta1.element.769a7d77-1799-31d7-97c9-70ea673d8022
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