Posts Tagged ‘Volcker Rule’

Hedge Funds Bulk Up in Bond Trading

As banks abandon debt trading, hedge funds that bet on bonds and loans are pulling in money from investors and hiring traders. Debt-focused hedge funds drew $41.4┬ábillion from pension plans, wealthy individuals, and other investors in 2012, the most since 2007, according to data from Hedge Fund Research. They managed a total of $639.7┬ábillion as […]