You can learn more about hedge funds by visiting https://www.ubs.com/microsites/hedge-funds/en/what-are-hedge-funds.html. Another good resource is the New York Times DealBook (http://topics.nytimes.com/top/reference/timestopics/subjects/h/hedge_funds), which features recent articles about hedge fund firms and trends. Follow the financial markets on a regular basis, and create a real or mock stock portfolio based on your research. Finally, talk to investor relations specialists about their work. Ask your business teacher or a school counselor to help arrange an information interview.
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