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Background on Hedge Funds

From: "andrew cooke" <andrew@...>

Date: Wed, 26 Nov 2008 18:47:39 -0300 (CLST)

Informative article from the LRB (includes the actual numbers for VW,
which I hadn't seen before - ouch!).

"No single hedge fund seems currently to be in as pivotal a situation as
LTCM was in 1998, but if the sector continues to shrink as fast as recent
reports suggest it will, then the liquidation of trading positions is
likely to lead to further violent price movements and market disruption,
particularly where there are consensus trades."

http://www.lrb.co.uk/v30/n23/mack01_.html

Also, LTCM - http://www.lrb.co.uk/v22/n08/mack01_.html

Andrew

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