Performance

Brand names shine as Europe’s equity funds make hay

Veteran Europe-based hedge fund Sloane Robinson is on a roll


Europe’s long/short funds score more big gains in May

Most European long/short equity managers continue to make hay

Global equity players enjoy buoyant market conditions

Inflection Point Investments was up 6.78% in May



EuroHedge index up 2.6% YTD after 0.4% return in May

European hedge funds continued their good run in May, with the EuroHedge Composite Index recording its seventh consecutive positive month.


CTAs keep recovery going with second positive month

CTAs produced a second consecutive positive month overall in May to take the managed futures median further into positive territory


Poor run persists in macro as losers outweigh winners

May was another generally poor month in macro, with more losses than gains in the space again in what has


Weaker month for most quant and market-neutral equity strategies

May was a rather disappointing month for most market-neutral and quant equity managers. Just three funds notched up returns of


Mixed fortunes for emerging markets equity and debt

In a mixed emerging market equity space in May the Altree Africa FA2 strategy notched up a 5.30% rise and


Event-driven managers continue to post strong returns

Most event-driven strategies prospered again in May. Accendo Capital gained 4.80%, followed by Helium Special Situations at 4.30%, as Copper


Equity long/short funds fly as markets defy political risks

Nicolas Walewski Nicolai TangenEuropean and global equity long/short managers are generating strong returns as world markets continue to shrug off


EuroHedge Composite median up another 0.5% in April

European hedge funds continued their strong run of performance in April, with the EuroHedge Composite Index up by 0.54% on


CTAs: dealing with a changing markets environment

L to r: Hans-Olov Bornemann, Nicolas Gaussel, Heiko Zuehlke and John TwomeyA varied group of managed futures specialists assembled this


Global equity funds motor again with strong April gains

April proved to be another positive month for global equity strategies, with the Quotidian Fund PPC PLC Growth Fund continuing



Event-driven investing: will the strong run continue?

L to r: Anne-Sophie d’Andlau, Emiliano Leggieri, Michel Massoud, Andrew McGrath and Tom Sandell Five experienced and diverse event-driven specialists


Event-driven strategies keep the good recent run going

Most event-driven hedge funds continued their strong first quarter showing into April, with only a handful of strategies negative for


Emerging market debt, equity funds continue to thrive

Emerging market equity and debt managers made good progress in April on the whole. The Sturgeon Central Asia Fund –


Macro managers struggle to generate positive returns

April was another poor month for the macro fund peer group as a whole, with the strategy alongside European Equity


CTAs rally again in April after disappointing first quarter

The struggling CTA sector produced a mixture of gains and losses in April, although the month was generally an improvement