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Hedge fund assets near USD4 trillion as fresh inflation fears push investors towards alternatives

Hedge fund assets near USD4 trillion as fresh inflation fears push investors towards alternatives

Growing numbers of investors are turning to hedge funds to protect their portfolios in the face of inflationary fears, with total industry capital swelling to almost USD4 trillion and more allocators set to tilt towards alternative assets, new research shows.

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EEX expands position as No1 trading venue for Japanese Power Futures

EEX expands position as No1 trading venue for Japanese Power Futures

The European Energy Exchange (EEX) continues to register strong market interest and growth in its Japanese Power Derivatives products. From January until June 2021, a volume of 3,519 GWh was traded in Japanese Power Future contracts. This is more than five times the volume traded in the last year since launch (May – December 2020: 587 GWh).

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Brazilian hedge funds provide safe haven for domestic investors amid political and macroeconomic uncertainty, says Preqin

Brazilian hedge funds provide safe haven for domestic investors amid political and macroeconomic uncertainty, says Preqin

Brazilian hedge funds are providing attractive risk-adjusted return for domestic investors, with a 23.38 per cent one-year return, according to research published by Preqin, the global leader in alternative assets data, tools and insights.