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Market neutral fund exposures near 2012 highs - Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Tuesday, May 21, 2013

Bailey McCann, Opalesque New York:

Market Neutral hedge funds have increased market exposure to 16% net long, approaching the 2012 high, according to new data from Bank of America Merrill Lynch. The report shows that market neutral funds have positive inflationary expectations and are going after small cap opportunities.

Macro hedge funds are also making moves aggressively raising EAFE exposure to the highest since September 2011. They have also increased emerging market exposures, while partially co......................

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