Shorting. What Is It Good For?Rupert Hargreaves
The following is a guest post from Eric Fernandez, CFA of Two Rivers Analytics.
The S&P is at record highs yet again. Shorting has been difficult for the past several years as equities have continued their ascent. More than a handful of well-regarded short-biased funds have closed their doors since 2014. You could be forgiven for asking what shorting is good for.
Don’t short-change shorting
The top three reasons institutions invest in hedge funds, according to Prequin’s Global Hedge Fund Report . . .
This content is exclusively for paying members. Sign up here
If you are subscribed and having an account error please clear cache and cookies if that does not work email firstname.lastname@example.org or click chat