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Credit Suisse Liquid Alternative Beta Index up 1.65% in October, 6.01% YTD

Wednesday, November 06, 2013
Opalesque Industry Update - The Credit Suisse LAB Index was up 1.65% in October 2013 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 1.65% in October. The Event Driven strategy was the strongest performer for the month, finishing up 2.42% in October, and the strongest performing strategy year to date, returning 9.12% YTD in 2013."

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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