Hedge Fund Operational Due Diligence: Understanding the Risks

Front Cover
Wiley, Nov 13, 2008 - Business & Economics - 320 pages
1 Review
How to diagnose and monitor key hedge fund operational risks

With the various scandals taking place with hedge funds, now more than ever, both financial and operational risks must be examined. Revealing how to effectively detect and evaluate often-overlooked operational risk factors in hedge funds, such as multi-jurisdictional regulatory coordination, organizational nesting, and vaporware, Hedge Fund Operational Due Diligence includes real-world examples drawn from the author's experiences dealing with the operational risks of a global platform of over 80 hedge funds, funds
of hedge funds, private equity, and real estate managers.

What people are saying - Write a review

Best Hedge Fund Book I've Read

User Review  - MJones - Borders

I have read many books about investing and hedge funds in general and this was by far the best hedge fund book I have ever read – period. I say this for a few reasons. First, the author doesn’t spend ... Read full review

Other editions - View all

About the author (2008)

JASON A. SCHARFMAN is a Director with Graystone Research at Morgan Stanley. His responsibilities include analyzing and reporting on the operational risks of alternative investments such as hedge funds, funds of hedge funds, and private equity considered for investment. He also makes recommendations to the firm's investment committee based on that analysis. He has written on the subject of operational due diligence and travels and speaks worldwide on hedge fund operational risks.

Bibliographic information