From Asianinvestor.net: Commodity funds posted an average decline of 33.3% in 2008, according to Thomson Reuters Lipper data. Mutual funds registered for sale in Malaysia posted an average loss of 22.28% in 2008, according to Thomson Reuters Lipper data.
In terms of average performance by asset type, commodities funds (-33.30%) and equity funds (-35.54%) were the worst performers, while bond funds (+0.07%) and money market funds (+2.90%) managed to end the year on a positive note. …. Full Article: Source