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Hedge funds continue to add to S&P500 exposure

Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Bailey McCann, Opalesque New York:

Hedge funds continue to favor the S&P500 over commodities, the US Dollar or 10-yr treasuries according to the latest hedge fund data from Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Research. The investible Hedge Fund Composite Index was up 1.09% till date for October, compared to a price return of up 3.85% for the S&P500 index for the same period.

In terms of strategies, Equity Long Short and CTA advisors performed the best......................

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