My 5 Favorite Alternative Investment Funds
Over time, I've come to think of these five mutual funds as some of the best.
A Home of Their Own
In February, Morningstar officially recognized long/short mutual funds by rolling out a fund category for the niche. It's the Morningstar equivalent of saying, "Welcome to...
Recent M&A Activity Bodes Well For Merger Funds
Nov. 19, 2004 -- Prospects for funds that focus on mergers look good right now, observers say, because after a dry spell during the last three years, announced corporate takeovers and buyouts have picked up in recent months. Through November 9th, 6,891 acquisitions valued at $609.3 billion had been announced,...
The Merger Maven
You don't usually think of mutual funds when you are looking for alternative investments. But two mutual funds that do employ hedge fund-style trading strategies...