Performance

CTAs end 2017 on better note after rollercoaster ride

Several CTA strategies ended 2017 with strong double-digit gains


Europe’s long/shorts make hay as bull run persists

Most European long/short equity funds enjoyed a banner year in 2017, with some striking returns

EuroHedge Awards 2017: updated nominations

We are delighted to announce the updated lists of nominations for the EuroHedge Awards for 2017



Kairos Pegasus flies, up 47% as assets triple to €1.6bn

The fund won the EuroHedge New Fund of the Year award in its first year


EuroHedge Index up 5% YTD after 1% gain in October

All European hedge fund strategies posted positive returns in October


Mixed returns in macro as managers continue to toil

October was another pretty moderate month for macro managers


European long/short players maintain winning streak

Northglen Aggressive made 7.72% in October


Global equity managers generate good returns again

A number of strategies produced punchy positive performances in October


CTAs recover from earlier losses with upwards surge

Trend-following managed futures strategies bounced back from a poor September performance


EuroHedge Awards 2017: Contenders take shape as good year enters final stage

The winners of the 17th annual EuroHedge Awards will be announced and presented at a gala dinner on Wednesday 24 January 2018


Top brand-name firms lead Absolute Ucits Awards 2017 winners

The awards celebrated excellence in risk-adjusted performance by alternative Ucits hedge funds


Equity funds extend gains in Q3 as macro, CTAs labour

A number of European hedge funds are showing some spectacular gains to the end of September


AIMA/SocGen report shows value of investing in CTAs

The study, titled ‘Riding The Wave’, focuses specifically on commodity trading advisers and managed futures funds



EuroHedge Index up 4% after strong first three quarters

European equity managers lead the way


Muted gains for most multi-strategy players

Jabcap Multi-Strategy Fund posted the largest September gain among multi-strategy managers


Mixed results for emerging market equity and debt funds

Sector gains offset by a few losses


Accendo, Melqart lead field among event-driven players

Another good month for most event-driven managers


Better month for macro strategies in a disappointing year

Most macro strategies were flat in September, with a couple of funds notching up solid gains