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Emerging market focused hedge funds firmly in negative territory

Emerging markets hedge funds continued their run of poor performance into the third quarter of 2018 as global and emerging market regional equities, currencies and hedge funds all posted sharp declines.

Emerging market hedge funds continue to post strong returns as capital increases

Hedge funds focused on the Middle East and Russia/Eastern Europe led emerging markets hedge fund performance through early 2018, according to data from Hedge Fund Research (HFR).

Private equity performance analysis shows UK gives best risk-returns in Europe

Countries and regions that have higher productivity growth offer the best private equity returns, according to research from eFront.

Institutional investors eye opportunities in global infrastructure

The need to invest in essential infrastructure for public use is a 21st century imperative, according to a study by Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAML).

Asian hedge fund capital gains top previous record high

Chinese-focused hedge funds posted three consecutive months of declines through April after rising 5.8 per cent in January and 31.1 per cent in 2017, according to Hedge Fund Research (HFR).

UK still favoured destination for capital into real estate despite Brexit

A good majority (67 per cent) of real estate professionals expect the volume of Asian investor capital going into the European real estate market will increase over the next two years.

Green bond issuance by banks set to increase

Green bonds may represent a tiny proportion of bank borrowings but that share is set to rise, says a S&P Global Ratings report.

Assets at highest level for hedge funds as January marks positive net flows

Investors added an estimated $14.12bn into hedge funds in January, marking the first positive net flow to begin a year since 2014, according to eVestment data.