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HFHalf
HFHigh Frequency (3-30 MHz; 100-10m)
HFHeart Failure
HFHydrogen Fluoride
HFHalf Life (game)
HFHedge Fund
HFHandsfree
HFHafnium
HFHigh Fidelity
HFHave Fun
HFHigh Functioning
HFHot Fix
HFHartree-Fock
HFHarrison Ford
HFHarvest Festival (various organizations)
HFHolland Festival (est. 1947)
HFHarbor Freight
HFHalogen Free
HFHyperfiltration
HFHistorisk-Filosofiske Fakultet (Department of Arts, University of Oslo, Norway)
HFHellfire (antiarmor, laser guided, air-to-ground weapon)
HFHeritage Foundation
HFHuman Factor(s)
HFHyperfine
HFHack Forum (anime)
HFHip Fracture
HFHigh Five (internet gaming)
HFHorizontal Flight (aviation)
HFHemorrhagic Fever
HFHappy Face
HFHlutafelag (Icelandic corporate designation)
HFHelicopter Flight
HFHuck Finn (book)
HFHot Finish (steel)
HFHigh Force
HFHeroic Fantasy
HFHard Failure
HFHyper Fighting (Street Fighter: Hyper Fighting game)
HFHydroflouric (Acid)
HFHageman Factor
HFHome Fleet (British, WWII)
HFHeight Finder
HFHuman Failure
HFHydrogen Fill
HFHabitat Fragmentation (conservation biology)
HFHazard Function
HFHapag Lloyd Flug (IATA airline code)
HFHázi Feladat (Hungarian: homework)
HFHidden Frontier (Star Trek internet-based fanfilm)
HFHaze Filter
HFHeight-Finding (radar)
HFHorizontal Fusion
HFHigh Forage
HFHyperfile
HFHonda Foundry Co., Ltd. (Japan)
HFHarlequin Fetus
HFHarassing Fire
HFHormone Foundation
HFHarmony Foundation
HFHabbo Forum
HFHydro Foil
HFHonor Farm (Alabama prison program)
HFHazards Forum
HFFailed in the House (defeated business of the House of Representatives, North Carolina)
HFHellforge (gaming, Diablo 2)
HFHouse Forsaken (gaming guild)
HFHandling Fixture
HFHammer Forum
HFHydraulfunktion (Swedish electrohydraulics manufacturer)
HFHomeLAN Federation (gaming administrators)
HFHinkle Fieldhouse (Indiana)
HFHemochromatosis Foundation
HFHarrier Force
HFHazard of Failure
HFHybridization Factor
HFHead Foreman
HFHolmesdale Fanatics (football ultras group)
HFHousefellow
HFHoly Fudge (polite form)
HFHatof Foundation
HFHostForce
HFHeredes Fecerunt (Latin: His/Her Heirs Made, epigraphy)
HFHeres Fecit (Latin: His/Her Heir Made, epigraphy)
HFHull Fitter
HFHold For/Held For
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The Morningstar MSCI Composite Small Fund Hedge Fund Index jumped 21.
An investor in a hedge fund is a limited partner--a very different arrangement from the shareholder in a mutual fund or stock.
Just as the rating agencies have been the enablers of CSFTs, providing credit ratings of these unique asset structures which have been absolutely crucial to acceptance on the Buy Side, now they purport to be able to assess the credit risk worthiness of specific hedge funds, a reflection of just how important hedge funds have become to providing liquidity in the global markets.
As real estate professionals, Paige and I realize how painful it can be for a hedge fund to face this task alone.
In fact, hedge fund returns appear to be in a long-term downward trend.
It offers clients access to hedge funds that would otherwise be closed to them.
According to hedge fund advisor Hennessee Group, hedge funds have outperformed domestic stock mutual funds in 12 of the past 14 years.
With regard to LTCM, the review found that the fund was atypical among hedge fund counterparties in both the size of its positions and the amount of leverage it employed.
Hedge funds, lightly regulated investment pools for wealthy individuals and institutional investors, have grown rapidly in the last few years.
The wild market helped grow the industry from about 2,000 funds in 1990 to 7,500 worldwide, according to Van Hedge Fund Advisors International, an investor advisory firm in Nashville, Tenn.
This adds to the considerable risks hedge fund investors face.
It should be noted, however, that information on hedge fund transactions is only one piece of a vast array of information that flows through the marketmaking desks of the major banks.