Reports Prepared by: Research Marketing Group, TD Waterhouse Private Investment Advice


Location Date: 
February, 2005

Alternative Investment Spotlight: Hedge Funds

We provide a broad overview of both hedge fund industry and the hedge fund investment strategies. We also attempt to dispel some of the myths and misconceptions that plague hedge funds. Finally, in our case for hedge funds, we attempt to show the capital preservation ability of long/short hedge managers and propose that hedge fund of funds will be a good diversifier to conservative portfolios going forward. Click here for full story...

Hedge Funds for Equity-Oriented Investors

In this piece, we highlight five hedge funds that we feel provide good diversification benefits while acting as a strong alternative to long-only investing. Click here for full story...

National Post Article - "Fund Straddles Major Hedging Strategies"

Arrow Multi Strategy Fund begins where most mutual fund strategies leave off. Mutual funds populate the long only investment world where investors pay managers to take long positions in equity and fixed income markets. In a major departure from this theme, the Arrow Multi Strategy Fund invests in various underlying hedge fund strategies, many that remove market risk, with the goal of achieving superior risk adjusted returns. Click here for full story...

Fund Library Report: Arrow Multi-Strategy Fund

Arrow Multi Strategy Fund is a fund of fund hedge fund that invests in a broad cross section of alternative strategy funds. It is available in a straight hedge fund available to accredited investors and as a principal protected note that is sold as a closed-end investment vehicle that can be purchased by any investor. Though the fund is quite young, management targets a return stream of roughly 400 to 500 basis points in excess of U.S. treasury bills and volatility on par with bond funds. So far they have delivered. Click here for full story...