Thursday, 24 July 2014
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Jan 10 2007 | 10:28am ET
Last year was the best for hedge funds since 2003, according to early estimates for HedgeFund.net’s indices.
The HFN Hedge Fund Aggregate Average rose 1.36% in December to finish the year up nearly 12%. Though trailing the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index, which rose 13.62% last year, hedge funds have not returned so much on average since 2003, when they rose more than 21%.
Emerging markets were the best performing strategies in 2006, according to HFN, with a 21.72% return on the year after rising 2.84% in December.
Jul 8 2014 | 10:48am ET
The surge in derivatives regulation is among the most complex challenges facing the financial services industry today. Northern Trust’s Joshua Satten recently spoke with FINalternatives to share insights into the challenges presented by new regulation and explore how the industry is responding. Read more…