Definition of hedge fund in English:

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hedge fund

noun

A limited partnership of investors that uses high risk methods, such as investing with borrowed money, in hopes of realizing large capital gains.
Example sentences
  • This past fall he speared several large players in both the hedge fund and mutual fund industries.
  • This month sees the launch of a hedge fund aimed at private investors.
  • Ask the hedge fund for its private placement memorandum or partnership agreement.

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