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Hedge funds add to their S&P500 longs after US debt deal

Tuesday, October 22, 2013

Bailey McCann, Opalesque New York:

Fresh off the two week US debt fracas hedge funds are adding to their S&P500 and NASDAQ longs, according to the latest hedge fund monitor from Bank of America Merrill Lynch. The investible Hedge Fund Composite Index was up 0.66% till date for October, compared to a price return of up 2.3% for the S&P500 index. In terms of strategies, Equity Long Short an......................

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