Wednesday, 28 January 2015
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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.
Jan 23 2015 | 1:00pm ET
In our new section, FINtech Focus, we will profile one of these firms each week. While fintech is a broad category, we will be focusing on firms that specifically cater to the alternative investment industry. Read more…