Opalesque Industry Update - The UCITS Alternative Index Global gains 0.21% in April and 1.80% in 2013. The UCITS Alternative Index Funds of Funds does slightly better this month with a gain of 0.22% and is now up 2.25% for the year. As was the case in March, the UAI CTA displays the best performance - up 1.81% in April - and reaches 4.13% in 2013. The UAI Multi-Strategy and the UAI Fixed Income follow with respective gains of 0.80% and 0.50%. The UAI Macro (up 0.35%) and the UAI Emerging Markets ( 0.38%) are also positive this month. On the opposite, the UAI FX and the UAI Commodities are the worst performing strategies with losses of -1.23% and -1.05%. So far this year, the UAI CTA is the best performing strategy (up 4.13%), followed by the UAI Long/Short Equity (up 3.19%) and the UAI Multi-Strategy (up 2.24%).|
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