Download The Little Book of Hedge Funds: What You Need to Know About Hedge Funds but the Managers Won't Tell You Audiobook

The Little Book of Hedge Funds: What You Need to Know About Hedge Funds but the Managers Wont Tell You Audiobook, by Anthony Scaramucci Extended Sample Click for printable size audiobook cover
Author: Anthony Scaramucci Narrator: Don Hagen Publisher: Recorded Books: Gildan Audio Format: Unabridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Series: The Little Books, Big Profits Series Release Date: May 2012 ISBN: 9781469000770
3.22222222222222 out of 53.22222222222222 out of 53.22222222222222 out of 53.22222222222222 out of 53.22222222222222 out of 5 3.22 (9 ratings) (rate this audio book)
Regular Price: $29.98 Add to Cart
— or —
FlexPass™ Price: $12.95$7.95$7.95 for new members!
Add to Cart learn more )

The Little Book of Hedge Funds that’s big on explanations even the casual investor can use

An accessible overview of hedge funds, from their historical origin, to their perceived effect on the global economy, to why individual investors should understand how they work, The Little Book of Hedge Funds is essential reading for anyone seeking the tools and information needed to invest in this lucrative yet mysterious world. Authored by wealth management expert Anthony Scaramucci, and providing a comprehensive overview of this shadowy corner of high finance, the book is written in a straightforward and entertaining style. Packed with introspective commentary, highly applicable advice, and engaging anecdotes, this Little Book:

– Explains why the future of hedge funds lies in their ability to provide greater transparency and access in order to attract investors currently put off because they do not understand how they work;

– Shows that hedge funds have grown in both size and importance in the investment community and why individual investors need to be aware of their activities;

– Demystifies hedge fund myths, by analyzing the infamous “2 and 20” performance fee and addressing claims that there is an increased risk in investing in hedge funds;

– And explores a variety of financial instruments—including leverage, short selling and hedging—that hedge funds use to reduce risk, enhance returns, and minimize correlation with equity and bond markets.

Written to provide novice investors, experienced financiers, and financial institutions with the tools and information needed to invest in hedge funds, this audiobook is a must for anyone with outstanding questions about this key part of the twenty-first century economy.

Download and start listening now!


Quotes & Awards

  • Anthony Scaramucci appears to do the unthinkable-invite people into the historically mysterious, inaccessible, and complicated world of hedge funds. Full of great insights, laugh-out-loud anecdotes, and firsthand accounts from hedge funds legends, Scaramucci gives us a jargon-free, clearly written, and easy-to-understand comprehensive guide into the industry. Gary Kaminsky, Capital Markets Editor, CNBC

Listener Reviews

Write a Review
  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Aaron M. | 11/28/2020

    " Great basic intro to hedge funds. Fun & readable/listenable. "

About the Author

Anthony Scaramucci is the founder and Managing Partner of SkyBridge Capital, a New York–based alternative investment management company. From 1989 to 1996, Scaramucci was at Goldman Sachs, where he became a vice president in the private wealth management area in 1993. Scaramucci is a member of the Board of Overseers for the School of Arts and Sciences at Tufts University and a board member of the Lymphoma Foundation, the Brain Tumor Foundation, and the NYC Financial Services Advisory Committee. He was also a technical adviser to Oliver Stone for the movie Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps.

About the Narrator

Don Hagen has been behind the microphone since fifth grade. He is a nine-time winner of the Peer Award for narration/voice-over and twice winner of an AudioFile Earphones Award. He has also been heard in radio and television commercials and documentaries. In addition to his freelance voice work, he is a member of the audiobook narration team at the Library of Congress.