Comparing a hedge fund manager to a random version of him or herself is a great alternative to index benchmarking. I introduce my random portfolio generator, show you how it works, and provide the code.
We are featured in a Profit & Loss Magazine Special Report discussing hedge fund performance, along with luminaries Cliff Asness and Bill Lipschutz!
We show how manager diversification improves confidence in predicting future hedge fund returns and can be used as a substitute for demanding long track records.
Hedge fund return predictability depends on having a long track record to analyze. How long is long enough? You won’t like the answer.