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Investors keep faith with alpha generating hedge funds

Hedge fund February capital inflows lowest since 2009

Market volatility and global economic uncertainty drive hedge fund redemptions

Hedge fund redemptions rose significantly in December. Investors were nervous about stock market volatility, global economic uncertainty, major commodity price downturns and other economic factors.

Hedge funds end 2018 with just over $3tn AUM after redemptions and performance losses

Forty-two per cent of hedge fund managers were able to raise new capital in 2018. However, the majority reported redemptions and/or lost money in 2018, one of the most challenging years for the industry in a decade, according to eVestment.

Hedge funds continue to haemorrhage money as performance dips

Hedge funds lost an estimated $6.43bn in November as investors pulled money. Year to date (YTD) hedge fund outflows stand at $14.52bn, according to eVestment

Hedge fund assets continue to suffer from redemptions with net flows flat YTD

Hedge fund redemptions in September were larger than normal. Investors removed an estimated $14.72bn from hedge funds in the month pushing third quarter net flows into negative territory with an estimated $5.71bn leaving the industry.

Asset flows continue into selective hedge fund strategies as 2017 comes to an end

The global hedge fund industry should finish 2017 with strong performance and inflows, according to data from eVestment.

Investors continue to reward hedge fund performance with net inflows in third quarter

Despite $2.5bn of redemptions in September, hedge funds ended the third quarter with $12.5bn inflows, setting a record for assets under management.