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Barclay Hedge Fund Index down 0.64 per cent in December

Barclay Hedge Fund Index down 0.64 per cent in December

Wed, 20/01/2016 - 08:53

Hedge funds lost 0.64 per cent in December according to the Barclay Hedge Fund Index compiled by BarclayHedge. The Index was up 0.29 per cent at the end of 2015, its smallest yearly gain since 2011 when it declined 5.48 per cent. »

Lyxor Hedge Fund Index down 0.7 per cent in December

Lyxor Hedge Fund Index down 0.7 per cent in December

Mon, 18/01/2016 - 09:43

The Lyxor Hedge Fund Index was down -0.7 per cent in December, with three out of 11 Lyxor Indices ending the month in positive territory. »

Societe Generale launches new SG CTA Mutual Fund Index

Societe Generale launches new SG CTA Mutual Fund Index

Tue, 12/01/2016 - 09:31

Societe Generale Prime Services has created the new SG CTA Mutual Fund Index, a performance benchmark for 1940 Act US registered mutual funds that pursue managed futures strategies. »

Just one MVIS Long/Short Equity index positive in December

Just one MVIS Long/Short Equity index positive in December

Tue, 05/01/2016 - 07:34

Just one of Market Vectors Index Solutions’ (MVIS) six investable Long/Short Equity Indices – the Market Vectors Global Long/Short Equity Index (0.11 per cent) – recorded positive performance in December. »

SS&C GlobeOp Hedge Fund Performance Index returns 0.21 per cent in November

SS&C GlobeOp Hedge Fund Performance Index returns 0.21 per cent in November

Fri, 11/12/2015 - 15:03

The gross return of the SS&C GlobeOp Hedge Fund Performance Index for November 2015 measured 0.21 per cent. Hedge fund flows meanwhile, as measured by the SS&C GlobeOp Capital Movement Index, advanced 0.83 per cent in December. »

Newedge releases 2016 constituents of CTA hedge fund indices

Newedge releases 2016 constituents of CTA hedge fund indices

Fri, 11/12/2015 - 10:13

Societe Generale Prime Services has announced the 2016 constituents for the Newedge CTA, Trend, and Short-Term Traders Indices. »

All six MVIS investable Long/Short Equity indices positive in November

All six MVIS investable Long/Short Equity indices positive in November

Wed, 02/12/2015 - 18:07

All six of Market Vectors Index Solutions (MVIS) six investable Long/Short Equity Indices reocrded positive performance in November.  »

Konrad Sippel, STOXX

Innovative new indices enable investors to realign portfolios

Wed, 02/12/2015 - 09:55

STOXX Ltd is a global index provider, currently calculating a global index family of over 7,000 rules-based and transparent indices. STOXX indices are licensed to more than 500 companies globally. Three of Europe's top ETFs and approximately 25 per cent of all AUM are based on STOXX indices. STOXX offers a wide range of smart-beta indices, one of the most recent additions being the introduction of the STOXX True Exposure index family (STOXX TRU), designed to help investors realign their portfolios.  »

CBOE introduces five options-based strategy performance benchmark indexes tied To Russell 2000

CBOE introduces five options-based strategy performance benchmark indexes tied To Russell 2000

Tue, 24/11/2015 - 16:14

The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) has created five new options-based strategy performance benchmark indexes that focus on options as risk management and yield enhancing investment tools »

Emerging markets hedge funds post strong gains in October

Emerging markets hedge funds post strong gains in October

Fri, 20/11/2015 - 15:36

Emerging Market hedge funds posted strong performance gains in October, driven by exposure to China and Russia, as risk tolerance and liquidity returned to emerging equity markets, with the HFRI Emerging Markets Index up +3.4 per cent. »

Barclay CTA Index down 0.78 per cent in October

Barclay CTA Index down 0.78 per cent in October

Fri, 20/11/2015 - 10:16

Managed futures traders lost 0.78 per cent in October according to the Barclay CTA Index compiled by BarclayHedge. The Index is down 1.52 per cent year to date. »

Barclay Hedge Fund Index gains 2.19 per cent in October

Barclay Hedge Fund Index gains 2.19 per cent in October

Thu, 19/11/2015 - 09:49

Hedge funds gained 2.19 per cent in October according to the Barclay Hedge Fund Index compiled by BarclayHedge. The Index rebounded in October after four months of losses, and is now up 0.69 per cent in 2015. »

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Five out of six IndexIQ investable hedge fund replication indexes positive in October

Wed, 18/11/2015 - 16:10

Five out of six of IndexIQ’s proprietary IQ Hedge Investable Banchmark Hedge Fund Replication Indexes recorded positive returns in October. »

Barclay CTA Index up 0.60 per cent in September

Barclay CTA Index up 0.60 per cent in September

Wed, 21/10/2015 - 16:46

Managed futures traders gained 0.60 per cent in September according to the Barclay CTA Index compiled by BarclayHedge. The Index is down 0.67 per cent year to date. »

Sol Waksman, BarclayHedge

Hedge funds down 1.43 per cent in September

Mon, 19/10/2015 - 21:57

Hedge funds were down 1.43 per cent in September, the fourth consecutive monthly loss, according to the Barclay Hedge Fund Index compiled by BarclayHedge. The Index is down 1.21 per cent year to date. »

Wilshire Liquid Alternative Index down 1.03 per cent in September

Wilshire Liquid Alternative Index down 1.03 per cent in September

Wed, 14/10/2015 - 10:39

The Wilshire Liquid Alternative Index, which provides a representative baseline for how the broad liquid alternative investment category performs, returned -1.03 per cent in September, according to Wilshire Funds Management. »

Kenneth J Heinz. HFR Inc

Best North American Index Provider – Hedge Fund Research, Inc

Tue, 13/10/2015 - 11:30

This June saw Hedge Fund Research broaden its suite of indices with the introduction of the HFRL® family of indices, representing the performance of liquid areas of the hedge fund industry. This adds to the existing set of HFRI, HFRX and HFRU indices that are used by global investors and allocators to benchmark their hedge fund performance. »

Bill Stone, SS&C GlobeOp

SS&C GlobeOp Hedge Fund Performance Index down 1.56 per cent in September

Tue, 13/10/2015 - 09:51

The gross return of the SS&C GlobeOp Hedge Fund Performance Index for September 2015 measured -1.56 per cent, while edge fund flows as measured by the SS&C GlobeOp Capital Movement Index were down 1.13 per cent in October. »

Alternative UCITS stand as the storm rages

Alternative UCITS stand as the storm rages

Wed, 07/10/2015 - 10:32

The LuxHedge Global UCITS Index fell by 0.85 per cent in September. This second consecutive monthly decline leads the index to a flat year-to-date performance (+0.20 per cent). »

All six MVIS Long/Short Equity Indices negative in September

All six MVIS Long/Short Equity Indices negative in September

Mon, 05/10/2015 - 10:23

All six of Market Vectors Index Solutions’ (MVIS) investable Long/Short Equity Indices produced negative returns in September. Each index is constructed using transparent, liquid ETFs and US Treasury securities to produce hedge fund-style returns without hedge fund pricing, opaqueness and redemption restrictions. »

John Angelos, CBOE

The TYVIX Index: Navigating through interest rate volatility

Wed, 23/09/2015 - 09:31

Interest rate volatility is like a storm cloud building on the horizon. The US Federal Reserve has kept rates stable for nigh on a decade, but global asset managers are now preparing for their fixed income portfolios to feel the impact of a rate rise later this year.  »

Barclay Hedge Fund Index drops 2.45 per cent in August

Barclay Hedge Fund Index drops 2.45 per cent in August

Tue, 22/09/2015 - 13:40

Hedge funds lost 2.45 per cent in August, according to the Barclay Hedge Fund Index compiled by BarclayHedge. The Index remains up 0.23 per cent year to date. »

SS&C GlobeOp Hedge Fund Performance Index up 0.64 per cent in August

SS&C GlobeOp Hedge Fund Performance Index up 0.64 per cent in August

Mon, 14/09/2015 - 14:17

The gross return of the SS&C GlobeOp Hedge Fund Performance Index for August 2015 measured -1.02 per cent. Hedge fund flows as measured by the SS&C GlobeOp Capital Movement Index advanced 0.64 per cent in September. »

All six IndexIQ investable hedge fund replication indices negative in August

All six IndexIQ investable hedge fund replication indices negative in August

Thu, 10/09/2015 - 10:27

All six of the indices in IndexIQ’s proprietary family of hedge fund replication and alternative beta indexes recorded negative performance in August. »

LuxHedge Global UCITS index down 1.64 per cent in August

LuxHedge Global UCITS index down 1.64 per cent in August

Wed, 09/09/2015 - 09:49

The LuxHedge Global UCITS Index fell by 1.64 per cent during August, one of the worst monthly performances experienced in years. This strong decline reflects the catastrophic trend exhibited by the global markets. »

All six MVIS Long/Short Equity Indexes negative in August

All six MVIS Long/Short Equity Indexes negative in August

Thu, 03/09/2015 - 13:12

All six Market Vectors Index Solutions’ (MVIS) investable Long/Short Equity Indices recorded negative performance in August. »

CSLAB index down 2.23 per cent in August

CSLAB index down 2.23 per cent in August

Thu, 03/09/2015 - 12:47

The Credit Suisse Liquid Alternative Beta Index (CSLAB), which aims to reflect the performance of the overall hedge fund industry, finished down 2.23 per cent in August. »

GMEX Group subsidiary GDI announces Index Oversight Committee

GMEX Group subsidiary GDI announces Index Oversight Committee

Wed, 19/08/2015 - 14:51

The Board of Global Derivatives Indices Limited (GDI), the index and product development arm of GMEX Group, has established an Index Oversight Committee in order to oversee the compilation methodology and production of indices published by GDI. »

CBOE launches hedge fund benchmarks with Eurekahedge

CBOE launches hedge fund benchmarks with Eurekahedge

Wed, 19/08/2015 - 07:38

Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) has launched four new benchmark indexes in collaboration with Eurekahedge. Values for the new indexes will be available on CBOE's and Eurekahedge's websites beginning August 18. »

Barclay CTA Index gains 0.87 per cent in July

Barclay CTA Index gains 0.87 per cent in July

Tue, 18/08/2015 - 13:54

Managed futures traders gained 0.87 per cent in July according to the Barclay CTA Index compiled by BarclayHedge. The Index is up 0.48 per cent year to date. »

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