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hedge fund

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Definition of hedge fund in English:

noun

An offshore investment fund, typically formed as a private limited partnership, that engages in speculation using credit or borrowed capital.
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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