Saturday, May 25, 2013
September 28, 2010
“How to Bet on the Next Buyout”
Thomas Kirchner, portfolio manager of the Quaker Event
Arbitrage Fund, explains why the bidding war on the next
buyout could trip up investors betting on the next takeout
You Should Know: Quaker Event Arbitrage Fund invests in
"special situation" securities, as a result of merger arbitrage, capital structure arbitrage, as well as engaging in short selling, which involves special risks and requires special investment expertise. As a non-diversified fund, which invests in a small number of issuers, changes to a single security held in the Fund will have a more pronounced negative effect on the Fund than if the investments were more widely distributed.