SS&C GlobeOp Hedge Fund Performance Index at 1.82 per cent in July

The gross return of the SS&C GlobeOp Hedge Fund Performance Index for July 2020 measured 1.82 per cent.

Hedge fund flows as measured by the SS&C GlobeOp Capital Movement Index advanced 0.55 per cent in August.

“SS&C GlobeOp’s Capital Movement Index for August 2020 rose 0.55 per cent, indicating positive net flows. On a comparative basis, the 0.55 per cent gain was higher than the 0.45 per cent increase reported for the same period a year ago and was also the largest net inflow for any month of August since 2016,” says Bill Stone, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, SS&C Technologies. “In the six months since Covid-19 has roiled markets and caused major economies to partially shut-down, hedge fund capital movements have been very stable by historical standards, indicating investor confidence in managers’ ability to generate attractive returns while managing risk.”