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Dow Jones Credit Suisse Hedge Fund Index down 0.40% in June (+2.20% YTD)

Monday, July 16, 2012
Opalesque Industry Update - The Dow Jones Credit Suisse Hedge Fund Index finished down 0.40% for the month of June. Performance for the Broad Index and its 10 sub-strategies is calculated monthly. June, May and YTD 2012 performance numbers are listed below and are available at www.hedgeindex.com.

Index June May 2012 YTD
Broad Index -0.40% -1.33% 2.20%
Convertible Arbitrage 0.33% -0.84% 4.08%
Dedicated Short Bias -2.72% 9.03% -10.13%
Emerging Markets -0.13% -3.79% 2.02%
Equity Market Neutral 0.93% -3.18% -1.37%
Event Driven -0.18% -1.32% 3.44%
   Distressed -0.23% -1.24% 4.47%
   Event Driven Multi-Strategy -0.16% -1.36% 2.95%
   Risk Arbitrage 0.53% -1.53% 0.59%
Fixed Income Arbitrage 0.76% 0.24% 4.69%
Global Macro -1.37% 0.19% 0.14%
Long/Short Equity 0.35% -4.53% 2.21%
Managed Futures -3.56% 2.38% -1.50%
Multi-Strategy 0.48% -1.17% 4.59%

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