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Hedge funds make performance gains in March ending Q1 on strong footing

Hedge fund February capital inflows lowest since 2009

Hedge fund launches and closures at low levels

Hedge fund launches fell in 2018 with only 111 opening in the last three months of the year, according to data from Hedge Fund Research (HFR).

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.

Hedge funds continue strong performance in February

Hedge funds returned an average positive 1.27 per cent in February, building on the strong January performance and reversing the decline that ended 2018.

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.

Despite rocky 2018 performance, investors continue allocations to hedge funds

Despite a turbulent 2018, which culminated in year-end negative returns, assets under management (AUM) in the hedge fund industry are forecast to increase in 2019 and beyond as investors continue to look to these vehicles for downside protection, according to a report from Preqin.

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.