Dedicated Short Bias

Dedicated Short Bias

In hedge funds, an investment strategy where the funds take more short positions than long positions. The hedge fund uses this strategy in the belief that more securities will decline in price than rise. This can be a risky investment strategy, especially in a prolonged bull market.
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Dedicated Short Bias -3.27 percent -5.59 percent -2.31 percent
As for Dedicated Short Bias, it was the top gainer with after finishing up
The Dedicated Short Bias strategy looks to be the biggest winner for the month with an estimated return of 4.09 per cent.
These include: Convertible Arbitrage (CA), Dedicated Short Bias (DSB), Emerging Markets (EM), Equity Market Neutral (EMN), Event Driven (ED), Fixed Income Arbitrage (FIA), Fund of Funds (FOF), Global Macro (GM), Long/Short Equity Hedge (LS), Managed Futures (MF), and Multi-Strategy (MS).
The sectors with the largest asset inflows on a percentage basis were Dedicated Short Bias and Multi-Strategy, with inflows in July equal to 0.62% and 0.57%, of the June 2013 levels, respectively.
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