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hedge fund vs a mutual fund manager

Why is it harder to assess the performance of a hedge fund portfolio manager than that of a typical mutual fund manager?

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Why is it harder to assess the performance of a hedge fund portfolio manager than that of a typical mutual fund manager?

It is harder to assess the performance of a hedge fund portfolio manager than that of a typical mutual fund manager. The reason why it is difficult to assess the performance of a hedge fund portfolio manager than that of a typical mutual fund manager because the hedge fund portfolio manager uses sophisticated strategies to offset losses during market downturn or generate higher returns than traditional stock and bond investments.

Now, in case of a typical mutual fund manager it is easy to judge the performance of the ...

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hedge fund vs a mutual fund manager is discussed very comprehensively in this explanation..

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