Opalesque Industry Update - In September the UCITS Alternative Index
Global is up 0.42% bringing its year to date performance to 0.28% while
the Fund of Funds Index is down -0.31% bringing its performance for the year
to -1.49%. |
The Event Driven Index and Emerging Market Index achieved the best performance for the month with 1.46% and 1.37% respectively. The Commodities Index and CTA Index are the worst performing ones with -1.96% and -0.39% respectively for the period. On a year to date basis the Fixed Income Index is still the best performing sector with 3.75% while the Commodities Index shows the lowest return with -6.76%.
At the end of September 2010 the UCITS Alternative Index was made of more than 570 constituent hedge funds and fund of hedge funds totaling EUR 89 billion assets under management.