Economics

Weird, Edgy Hedge Fund Strategies

Weird, Edgy Hedge Fund Strategies

Hedge funds aren’t exactly known for moderation. Free from the regulatory burdens of banking, hedge funds have free rein to experiment with investors’ money. In return for the big investments they demand, hedge funds promise (and occasionally deliver) big returns. As investors pile about $3 trillion into hedge funds this year, fleeing a tepid bond market…