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Hedge fund strategy performance diverges in March

Emerging markets attract investor interest

Emerging markets attracted a lot of interest by of investors and consultants in February, according to data in eVestment advantage viewership report.

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.

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.

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 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.

Most hedge fund strategies report gains in June while Brexit shock hits equity hedge results

Hedge funds posted gains for June as the HFRX Market Directional Index gained 2.16 per cent, according to early results from Hedge Fund Research (HFR).

April performance figures boosted by credit and event hedge fund strategy gains

Hedge funds extended March gains into April led by strong contributions from credit sensitive and event-focused strategies, according to data from Hedge Fund Research (HFR).