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Hedge funds reduce 2-yr positioning to net short, increase S&P500 long positioning

Tuesday, April 01, 2014

Bailey McCann, Opalesque New York:

Week-over-week hedge fund monitor data from Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Research has been interesting to watch as funds react to market shifts. This week builds on a trend from last week of funds going long S&P500. Data in the latest report shows funds have added to that net long positioning.

The Diversified Investible Hedge Fund Composite Index is up 0.69% for Quarter till date versus S&P500 which is up 0.23% on a price returns basis till March 26. ......................

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