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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.

Emerging markets-focused hedge funds start Q4 at all time AUM high

Hedge fund capital invested in emerging markets rose to a record $223bn at the beginning of the fourth quarter, according to Hedge Fund Research (HFR) data.

Emerging market hedge funds begin 2017 on high after solid performance and asset gains in 2016

Total capital invested in emerging markets (EM) hedge funds climbed to a record level to begin 2017, according to data from Hedge Fund Research (HFR).

Emerging market hedge fund AUM hits record high as performance gains remain in double digits

Emerging market hedge fund assets under management (AUM) ended the third quarter on a high, topping the previous record from the second quarter 2015, according to data from Hedge Fund Research (HFR).

Latin America-focused hedge funds report healthy advances in first half of year

Hedge funds investing in Latin America posted strong gains through mid-2016, reversing declines in four of the past five years, including the last three years, to lead all areas of hedge fund performance through the first half of 2016.

Second consecutive month for Eurekahedge hedge fund index gains

Hedge funds continued positive performance February, with the Eurekahedge Hedge Fund Index up 1.59 per cent. Nevertheless, hedge funds still trailed the MSCI World Index, which gained 5.47 per cent.