Offshore Hedge Funds: Survival & Performance 1989-1995
AbstractWe examine the performance of the off-shore hedge fund industry over the period 1989-1995 using a database that includes both defunct and currently operating funds. The industry is characterized by high attrition rates of funds, low covariance with the U.S. stock market, evidence consistent with positive risk-adjusted returns over the time, but little evidence of differential manager skill.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Yale School of Management in its series Yale School of Management Working Papers with number ysm34.
Date of creation: 07 Nov 2008
Date of revision: 16 Dec 2008
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- Stephen J. Brown & William N. Goetzmann & Roger G. Ibbotson, 1998. "Offshore Hedge Funds: Survival & Performance 1989-1995," New York University, Leonard N. Stern School Finance Department Working Paper Seires 98-011, New York University, Leonard N. Stern School of Business-.
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