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Hedge funds outperform in January - Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Tuesday, February 04, 2014

Bailey McCann, Opalesque New York:

Even though hedge funds overall had a flat to down January, they will outperformed the broad market, according to the latest hedge fund monitor data from Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Research. The Diversified Investible Hedge Fund Composite Index is down 0.28% till 29 January 2014 versus S&P500 which was down 4.01% during the same period.

In terms of strategies, Convertible Arbitrage and Equity Market Neutral performed best, up 0.99% and 0.57% respectively. Mar......................

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