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Hedge funds worry about the legal risks of using “alternative” data
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“QUANT” (quantitative) hedge funds, which craft elaborate algorithms to make trading decisions, rely on access to information. That used to mean market data, such as prices and trading volume. But some now seek an edge in novel sources. An industry has sprung up to serve them with, and help them analyse, “alternative” data, such as […]

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Hedge funds embrace machine learning—up to a point
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ARTIFICIAL intelligence (AI) has already changed some activities, including parts of finance like fraud prevention, but not yet fund management and stock-picking. That seems odd: machine learning, a subset of AI that excels at finding patterns and making predictions using reams of data, looks like an ideal tool for the business. Yet well-established “quant” hedge […]

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Hedge funds try to promote sports betting as an asset class
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Chasing the money WHEN he was 12, Warwick Bartlett bought “100 Famous Greyhound Systems”, a guide for betting on dog races. After spending a year tracking every stratagem and picking the best two, he went to the races to take his first punts. He lost. Mr Bartlett, now the boss of GBGC, a betting consultancy, says […]

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Will President Trump rescue failing pension funds?
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TO THE exasperation of budget hawks, Donald Trump has long made clear that he will not reform Social Security (public pensions). But maintaining these entitlements does not fully protect workers’ retirement income. For many, pension promises from their employers are more important. These can shrink or vanish when firms fail. And, like Social Security, the […]

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Do smart-beta investment funds work?
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IN THE world of investing, everyone is always looking for a better mousetrap—a way to beat the market. One approach that is increasingly popular is to select shares based on specific “factors”—for example, the size of companies or their dividend yield. The trend has been given the ugly name of “smart beta”. A recent survey […]

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Fraudster accused of hiding funds meant for victims
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Smith also alleged that the bankruptcy proceedings revealed Strebeck under-reported his taxable income for 2012 by between $5,000 and $6,000, and that the expenses Strebeck and his wife's energy business reported during 2013 exceeded the couple's …

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Internet Funds Selfless Homeless Man – Business Insider
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The Internet can be a cruel place. But it can also be wonderful.

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The Essentials of Funds – Getting to Point A | buy backlinks …
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How People Can Try And Make Money Online In the modern economy, there are certainly a large number of people that are usually wondering on how they can easily make money online. The secrets in having to make …

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Obama to Seek New Policing Funds in Wake of Ferguson
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Washington—President Barack Obama is expected to ask lawmakers to add money for body cameras and other community policing initiatives to a broader spending bill as part of his response to unrest over the shooting death of an unarmed black teenager in …

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U.K. Government Funds Free Online Courses Teaching Startup Skills
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A tech industry-backed, U.K. government-funded initiative offering free online courses to those wanting to learn commercial digital business skills goes live today, aiming to upskill Brits to work for tech companies or even start their own startup. The …

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