Opalesque Industry Update - RBC Capital Markets reported that for the month of December 2010 the RBC Hedge 250 Index had a net return of 2.25 per cent. This brings the year-to-date return of the Index to 6.42 per cent. These returns are estimated and will be finalized by the middle of next month. The return for November 2010 has been finalized at 0.27 per cent.|
The RBC Hedge 250 Index is a non-investable benchmark of the performance of the hedge fund industry. The Index operates in accordance with a unique construction methodology. The Universe on which the Index is based currently consists of 3,857 hedge funds (excludes funds of hedge funds) with aggregate assets under management of $955 billion.