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Explore our glossary of investment terms and concepts


Do you know what 'alpha' or 'short selling' are in the context of hedge fund investing? What is the meaning of UCITS? What is the defining feature of alternative investments?

Use our glossary to browse the various words and phrases you are likely to encounter when doing investment research.

You can browse through important terms which are alphabetically arranged. Alternatively, you can download a printable version of the glossary. This is an excellent resource to enhance your understanding of alternative investments in general and hedge fund investing in particular.

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