What is HFR in finance?

What is HFR in finance?

Hedge Fund Research (HFR) is the established global leader in the indexation, analysis and research of the global hedge fund industry. Since 1993, HFR has defined the growth and evolution of the alternative investment industry for leading global institutions, investors and asset managers.

What is HFRI FOF Diversified index?

The HFRI Fund Weighted Composite Index is a global, equal-weighted index of single-manager funds that report to HFR Database.

What is HFRI Equity hedge index?

The HFRI Institutional Equity Hedge Index is a global, equal-weighted index of hedge funds with minimum assets under management of USD $500MM which report to the HFR Database and are open to new investments.

What is HFRI fund Weighted Composite index?

The HFRI 500 Fund Weighted Composite Index is a global, equal-weighted index of the largest hedge funds that report to the HFR Database which are open to new investments and offer quarterly liquidity or better. The index constituents are classified into Equity Hedge, Event Driven, Macro or Relative Value strategies.

How HFR cells are formed?

1. The insertion sequences (yellow) on both the F factor plasmid and the chromosome have similar sequences, allowing the F factor to insert itself into the genome of the cell. This is called homologous recombination and creates an Hfr (high frequency of recombination) cell.

What is HFR in microbiology?

High frequency of recombination. A strain of bacteria that has incorporated an F factor into its chromosome and can then transfer the chromosome during conjugation. In Escherichia coli, a cell having its fertility factor integrated into the bacterial chromosome; a donor (male) cell.

What does Hfri stand for?


Acronym Definition
HFRI Hedge Fund Research, Inc. (Chicago, IL)
HFRI Hokkaido Forestry Research Institute (Japan)
HFRI Human Factors Research Institute (Soesterberg, Netherlands)
HFRI Hedge Fund Research Performance Index (USA)

What is Hfr in bacterial conjugation?

Definition. A strain of bacterial that possesses the F factor integrated into the bacterial genome, hence, when it conjugates with another bacterium, it attempts to transfer a copy of the F factor as well as a portion of or the entire chromosome to the recipient bacterium. Supplement.

Why Hfr is high frequency of recombination?

After the cross between Hfr cell and F- cell, recipient cell remains recipient. In this conjugation, chromosomal DNA is always almost transfer from donor to recipient cell together with portion of F- factor. So, frequency of recombination is high.

How is an Hfr produced in bacteria?

Is there a hedge fund index?

Comprised of approximately 500 funds from the broader HFRI constituents, the HFRI 500 consists of an aggregate index representing the overall hedge fund industry as well as four main strategies and twenty-six sub-strategies for a total of thirty-one benchmark indices.

What is HFR®?

Distinctly dedicated to innovation in hedge fund research and indices, HFR® is the trusted provider of hedge fund data and analysis to investors, asset managers and service providers. Hedge fund visibility, transparency and knowledge are all within your grasp with HFR.

How many indices does HFR provide to clients?

We deliver over 200 indices to our clients across the world for their vital hedge fund benchmarking and performance measurement needs. Beyond indices, HFR delivers high-value visibility into private hedge funds and publicly available liquid alternatives through our hedge fund databases.

How many asset managers are supported by Hfr?

Over 1,800 separate asset managers support our database through their commitments to monthly reporting. For hedge fund managers and investors, HFR is more than a trusted aggregator of hedge fund information – HFR is a competitive advantage.