Saturday, 28 November 2015
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Nov 11 2010 | 2:05am ET
Hedge funds returned 1.44% in October, according to the Lyxor Hedge Fund Index.
The investible index is up 4.3% this year. Returns last month were powered by commodity trading advisers, which added 3.21%; global macro funds, up 3.03%; and long/short credit arbitrage funds, up 2.16%. It was the Lyxor index’s fifth consecutive month in the black.
On the other hand, short-bias funds dropped 2.21% in the face of a market rally that pushed the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index up 3.69% in October.
Oct 21 2015 | 10:41am ET
One of the most unique charity benefits in the hedge fund industry, A Leg To Stand On's (ALTSO's) Hedge Fund Rocktoberfest - NYC, raised nearly $500,000 last Thursday thanks to the generous support of major sponsors and nearly 1,400 attendees from the Tri-State finance, business and hedge fund communities. Read more…