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Credit Suisse Liquid Alternative Beta Index Up 1.13% in December (+3.22% YTD)

Thursday, January 03, 2013
Opalesque Industry Update: The Credit Suisse LAB Index was up 1.13% in December according to Dr. Jordan Drachman, Head of Alternative Beta Strategies at Credit Suisse.

Dr. Drachman noted, “The Credit Suisse Liquid Alternative Beta Index (“CSLAB”), which aims to reflect the performance of the overall hedge fund industry, finished up 1.13% in December, bringing total performance for 2012 to 3.22%. The Event Driven strategy was the strongest performer for the year overall, finishing up 11.22%.”

Performance for the LAB indices is shown below. Research, performance, descriptions, statistics and downloadable index performance history can be found online at or on Bloomberg.

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