The Credit Suisse Liquid Alternative Beta Index, which aims to reflect the performance of the overall hedge fund industry, finished up 0.11 per cent in April.
The Long/Short Equity strategy was the strongest performer for the month, finishing up 0.68 per cent in April.
The strongest performing strategy year-to-date was the Event Driven strategy, which returned 2.63 per cent year-to-date through April.
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