Risk-adjusted returns

The Sharpe ratio helps contextualize financial returns by comparing the expected return to the perceived risk. After finding potential investments with attractive risk / reward characteristics, it's »

Exchange-traded notes

With exchange-traded funds (ETFs), issuing banks holds a basket of underlying assets that trade at close to net asset value. Especially for passive investors, it's easier »

Fund of funds

Even if you have enough cash to meet the demanding minimum requirements to invest in a high-performing hedge fund, it's hard to gain access because fund »