Performance

Sylebra delivers 25% ytd

The Hong Kong-based technology-focused firm tracked 10.1% return in March, followed by another 10% in April, and 8.7% in May


PruLev bounces back after strong fixed income performance

The Singapore-based investment manager is close to wiping out its trading losses this year after gaining 15.4% in May

Asia performance remains meagre

The AsiaHedge Composite Index was down against its benchmark, with only India-focused managers putting up numbers above 1%



Sydney’s LHC gains from March shorts

Shorts on Retail Food Group and Blue Sky Asset Management lift returns as Australian index drops


India strategies top 2018’s worst performers to date as Asian hedge funds retreat in a volatile February

Asian equity long/short hedge funds were mostly in retreat in February as the stock markets across the globe saw rapid


Spotlight on Chinese equity and Top 20 funds to February 2018

Who has fared the best among China-focused fund managers so far this year?


Networking an advantage in Vietnam’s growing equities market

The rapid modernization of Vietnam is attracting the attention of global investors. South Africa-based hedge fund manager Optis Capital has been an early mover in the frontier market after building a network of trusted local advisors


Asian funds trail key performance benchmarks in January

AsiaHedge Composite Index gained only 1.83% against a 4.43% surge in the MSCI Pacific Free Net Index


Hong Kong’s Foundation China strategy continues strong run into 2018

Foundation generated returns of 10.91% in January


Asia-based macro managers start the year strongly

Performance was robust for Asia’s macro funds in January but returns may come under pressure as market conditions shifted earlier this month


Hong Kong quant fund Acrometric shines

The macro fund run by young Macquarie University PhD graduate Simon Wong delivered 41% last year


Providing liquidity is BitSpread’s strategy for delivering returns in a highly-volatile digital currency world

The cryptocurrency specialists’ have developed a quantitative trading system to profit from the asset class’ arbitrage opportunities


Panah reaffirms Vietnam stocks after 2017 success

Malaysia-based AIMS Asset Management’s Panah Fund – an equity long/short vehicle with macro overlay focusing primarily on Asia to drive



Robust YTD returns for Warburton’s global macro strategy

2018 is shaping up to be a year of great opportunity for the fund


Spotlight falls on elite group of Chinese funds with stunning annual returns

Several China-focused strategies doubled their clients’ money over 2017


DTCIM reaps the rewards of an evolving economy in China

DTC China New Impetus Fund delivered 48.88% in 2017


Monsoon Capital’s rainmakers beat MSCI India again

Monsoon India Dynamic Alpha Fund beat its benchmark MSCI India Index for the fourth year in a row


India managers take plaudits as Asia’s best performers in 2017

Mumbai’s Sensex was one of Asia’s best performing markets last year, but was also one of its more volatile, turning it into a rich and fertile ground for outsized performance by hedge fund strategies