Glossary

The most important terms from the world of funds - arranged alphabetically. Click one of the letters to display the relevant terms.

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Hedge Fund

Fund that is made up of hedging instruments (derivatives, forward transactions etc.).

Hedging

The prices of equities, bonds and foreign currencies are subject to fluctuations. Compensation is made for these fluctuations using modern financial instruments (futures, options, swaps). This protects the funds' assets from unexpected price falls.