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Industry Report Shows Hedge Fund Capital Surges to New Milestone on Strong 2Q Inflows

Posted on July 21, 2014

According to the latest HFR Global Hedge Fund Industry Report, total hedge fund capital surged to an 8th consecutive quarterly record in 2Q14 as investors allocated across most hedge fund strategies.  Results from the report indicate that investors allocated $30.5 billion in new capital to the hedge fund industry in 2Q14, surpassing the $26.3 billion that was allocated in 1Q and the largest quarter inflow since investors allocated $32.5 billion in 1Q11. The inflow of $56.9 billion in the first half of 2014 increased total hedge fund industry capital globally to over $2.8 trillion, surpassing the previous record of $2.7 trillion from the prior quarter.

Read more about the full report on HFR’s website here.