A hedge fund often requires a minimum investment of a million dollars and practices risky techniques like short-selling and heavy leveraging (use of borrowed money to risk more than the invested amount).
She doesn’t want to invest in the hedge fund because they won’t reveal the structure of their investments.
One of the most successful hedge fund managers in the country, he was wildly wealthy, handsome, and considered by many to be the most eligible bachelor south of the Mason-Dixon Line.
Nicholas Sparks -- The Choice
Some of my dot-corn and hedge fund clients have second homes in exotic places, exotic to me anyway, Antigua and Mexico and the Bahamas, Monte Carlo and Juan-les-Pins and Sintra, interesting local wines and cocktails on terraced gardens with palm trees and agaves and white umbrellas whipping out by the pool like sails.