Performance

March EuroHedge Top 20

Some funds weathered February’s volatility to turn in some impressive first quarter performances


March Pulse: Volatility subsides, but most strategies decline

March brought a calmer market environment after February’s volatility

Rokos hires new CEO as assets swell and returns rebound

Growing macro firm appoints new CEO and chief strategy officer in London



Odey flagship extends 2018 gain to 12.6%

Bearish fund manager develops view with bet against UK bonds


Man Group draws new inflows but performance mixed

$100m share buyback announced by world’s largest listed hedge fund firm


Brevan Howard flagship down 1.7% in March

Alan Howard’s main fund ends first quarter up 0.2%


High yield credit surge increases opportunities in Europe, says Palmerston

Stuart Wain’s fund grows corporate positions after investor base doubles


Aktuğ’s Pictet Agora strategy makes $1bn-plus Top 5

Ex-Goldman Sachs prop trader interviewed by EuroHedge flies high


Strategy Focus: Macro funds face a year of reckoning

European heavyweights chase redemption in 2018 markets


February EuroHedge Top 20

Which funds gained and which lost ground in February’s turbulence?


Lyxor favours event-driven and long/short strategies

More M&A activity is fuelling opportunities, says Paris investor


Odey flagship enjoys best month since 2015

European fund made 7.2% in February after profiting from market rout


Market reversals hit global macro in Feb, says Man FRM

Turnarounds in equities and EM currencies proved to be a drag on returns



Brevan Howard posts Feb loss as macro funds hit by volatility

Rubicon and two Brummer-backed global macro funds also lost ground last month


Investors see crowded trades as top threat to HF returns

High demand could hit performance, say 69% in Credit Suisse survey


Trend CTAs suffer worst month in 15 years

Biggest systematic funds averaged 8% loss in February: SG Trend Index


AHL’s 2017 recovery helps drive Man Group’s $10.7bn investment gains

But impact of 2018 volatility causes ‘overreaction’ as share price drops 5%


Pharo and Sloane Robinson tip emerging markets to thrive

EM specialists make case for developing economies after winning EuroHedge prize