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Synonyms for hedge

hedge against something

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  • protect against
  • insure against
  • guard against
  • safeguard against
  • shield against
  • cover against
  • fortify against

hedge something or someone about or around

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to surround and advance upon

to use evasive or deliberately vague language

to avoid fulfilling or answering completely

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a fence formed by a row of closely planted shrubs or bushes

any technique designed to reduce or eliminate financial risk

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an intentionally noncommittal or ambiguous statement

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avoid or try to avoid fulfilling, answering, or performing (duties, questions, or issues)

hinder or restrict with or as if with a hedge

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enclose or bound in with or as it with a hedge or hedges

minimize loss or risk

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Then they examined the prizes, gathered up their things, and went off to the brook, where Martin swallowed huge draughts of water to get rid of the taste; and they visited the sedge-bird's nest, and from thence struck across the country in high glee, beating the hedges and brakes as they went along; and Arthur at last, to his intense delight, was allowed to climb a small hedgerow oak for a magpie's nest with Tom, who kept all round him like a mother, and showed him where to hold and how to throw his weight; and though he was in a great fright, didn't show it, and was applauded by all for his lissomness.
They crossed into the next field, Tom and East taking one side of the hedges, and the other two the other side.
He led them within another but smaller circle of hedge, where grew one large and beautiful bush.
The Investable Index, comprising 51 funds, is designed to mirror the performance of the broad hedge fund universe and adds investability, active management and liquidity to the diversification and performance benefits of the Greenwich Global Hedge Fund Index.
Benchmarking measures your overall hedge performance as it helps determine the value of your decision not to hedge.
Many taxpayers enter into interest-rate swaps to hedge debt instruments.
SINCE HEDGE FUNDS ARE NOT RIGHT FOR EVERYONE, CPAs should gain some understanding of these complex funds and how they work before recommending clients invest money in them.
By permitting the adoption of a retroactive effective date, which we believe the IRS is authorized to permit, final regulations will enable taxpayers and the IRS to reach agreements that promote a proper matching of the character and timing of recognition of gain or loss with respect to a hedge and the hedged item, regardless of which legal entity within the group enters the hedge or holds the hedged property or obligation.
Simulated back testing of the Merrill Lynch Equity Volatility Arbitrage Index has outperformed most major global broad-based investable and non-investable hedge fund benchmark indices.
in Middlebury, Connecticut, says, "The standard can improve the auditing process because it will clarify the definition of hedge accounting and reduce the need for interpretation.
Hedge funds have come to the fore in the past two years as investors in insurance and reinsurance startups, mostly based in Bermuda, were created to fill voids in capacity left by record hurricane losses.
One company followed a process each month of close, review, reforecast of month-end exposure position and hedge; by the time the company actually placed the hedge, month-end was only two weeks away.
A hedge must be clearly identified on the transaction date for tax purposes; see Regs.