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Investors keep faith with alpha generating hedge funds

Hedge fund investors head for China-focused and distressed funds

Investors are keen on China and distressed strategies, according to Deutsche Bank’s annual survey of hedge fund investors.

Global Credit Advisers launch alternative Ucits credit long/short fund on UBP platform

Union Bancaire Privée (UBP) has launched a credit long/short fund run by York-based alternative investment manager Global Credit Advisers on its alternative Ucits platform.

Hedge fund performance balances investor redemptions in January

Investors pulled only $1.66bn from the global hedge fund industry in January, according to data from eVestment.

Hedge funds start 2019 with stellar performance

Hedge funds started 2019 with solid gains. The HFRI Fund Weighted Composite Index posted its strongest monthly gain since September 2010.

Investment opportunities abound across all alternatives

In the current environment investors are looking to increase returns and reduce risk by focusing on assets that generate stable streams of income and benefit from the rising volatility, according to a JP Morgan Asset Management (JPMAM) report on alternatives.

Total hedge fund AUM drops in 2018

Total hedge fund industry capital declined in 2018, according to Hedge Fund Research (HFR) data.

Mixed results for hedge funds with some strategies showing big gains in September

While most hedge funds experienced mixed performance in September, some strategies showed significant gains led by fixed income based relative value arbitrage.