hedgefund

hedgefund

noun
a flexible investment company for a small number of large investors (usually the minimum investment is $1 million); can use high-risk techniques (not allowed for mutual funds) such as short-selling and heavy leveraging [syn: hedge fund
WordNet® 3.0, © 2006 by Princeton University.
Cite This Source
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: hedgebote
Next Definition: hedgehog
Words Near: hedgefund
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for hedgefund
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing hedgefund
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature