Best Hedge Fund Strategy of 2014: Managed Futures (eVestment)

December 2014

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Evestment

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  • Evestment

Summary:

Hedge Fund Industry Performance Report – November & Q4 2014

Key findings from this report include:

  • Aggregate hedge fund performance was -0.15% in December, the industry’s fourth monthly decline in the second half of 2014.
  • Credit focused strategies have not enjoyed the recent global volatility and apparent risk-reduction which have favored managed futures funds.
  • Long/short equity funds returned only +1.46% in 2014, their lowest positive year since at least 2001.

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