Hedge funds continue performance gains in February

Hedge fund gains continued in February with all main strategies producing broad based gains led by equity hedge funds specialising in healthcare and technology.

Equity hedge strategies lead positive hedge fund performance in January

Hedge funds posted strong gains to begin 2017, led by the performance of equity hedge strategies, the largest area of hedge fund industry investor capital, according to data from HFR.

Hedge funds end 2016 with largest annual increase since 2014, says HFR data

Despite continuing stories about investor disassatisfaction with performance, hedge funds ended 2016 on an asset high.

Hedge fund performance hits highs in November as most strategies look to end year in positive territory

Hedge fund performance improved in November, as the election victory of Donald Trump drove expectations for renewed growth, infrastructure spending and reduced regulation.

Hedge fund performance bounces back with strong returns in third quarter

Hedge fund strategies nearly hit 1 per cent in September, putting overall industry performance in the first nine months of the year at 4.06 per cent, according to Preqin data.

Hedge fund strategies shrug off poor performance as third quarter ends with strong gains

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Hedge funds continue performance winning streak while Asian strategies struggle to keep assets

Hedge funds posted gains for the fifth consecutive month in July, the longest positive streak since 2013, according to data from Hedge Fund Research (HFR).

Hedge fund bounce continues as most strategies report positive performance in July

Hedge funds posted gains through mid-July as the HFRX Market Directional Index gained 2.17 per cent and the HFRX Global Hedge Fund Index rose 1.03 per cent, according to Hedge Fund Research (HFR) data.