Opalesque Industry Update: RBC Capital Markets today reported that for the month of January 2013 the RBC Hedge 250 Index® had a net return of 1.62 per cent, which also represents the year-to-date return of the Index. This return is estimated and will be finalized by the middle of next month. The return for December 2012 has been finalized at 1.13 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 4,559 hedge funds (excludes funds of hedge funds) with aggregate assets under management of $1.116 trillion.
For more information about the RBC Hedge 250 Index, including historical performance information, please visit www.rbchedge250.com.