Saturday, 1 November 2014
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Jun 15 2012 | 10:21am ET
The Dow Jones Credit Suisse Hedge Fund Index finished down 1.33% for the month of May.
The best performing strategy for the month was dedicated short bias, which jumped 9.03%, but is still down 7.62% for the year.
The worst performing strategy in May was long/short equity, which was down 4.53%, but still positive for the year at 1.86%.
Year to date, distressed funds are performing best, with the index returning 4.71% thus far.
Sep 22 2014 | 4:15pm ET
"I tell people that everybody likes good news and so if you have good performance that’s wonderful,” explains Mike McKitish of Peddie School's endowment, “but it’s the people that want to talk about the bad news or where they drifted and how they came back and how they stayed to their discipline…” that he wants to hear from. Read more…
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