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The Lyxor Hedge Fund Index was up + 1.14% in September, 5.40% YTD

Monday, October 12, 2009
Opalesque Industry Updates - The Lyxor Hedge Fund Index was up + 1.14% in September. Year-to-date performance* as of September 30, 2009 is up + 5.40%.

The top performing strategies over the month were L/S Credit Arbitrage (+5.15%), Convertible Bonds and Volatility Arbitrage (+2.59%), and Equity Long Bias (+2.19%).

The ‘Lyxor Hedge Indices‘ are investable, asset-weighted hedge fund indices. They are based on Lyxor’s hedge fund platform that covers all the major hedge fund strategies and benefits from a high level of transparency and risk control, while ensuring weekly liquidity.

Full performance table: Source.

(*) MTD returns are based on performance from the last estimated NAV of the previous month until the last estimated NAV of the reported month. YTD returns are from December 31, 2008 through September 30, 2009.


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