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SS&C GlobeOp Hedge Fund Performance Index: September performance 0.67%; Capital Movement Index: October net flows decline 0.95%

Thursday, October 12, 2017
Opalesque Industry Update - The gross return of the SS&C GlobeOp Hedge Fund Performance Index for September 2017 measured 0.67%.

Hedge fund flows as measured by the SS&C GlobeOp Capital Movement Index declined 0.95% in October.

"SS&C GlobeOp's Capital Movement Index for October, 2017 of -0.95% reflects net outflows in line with normal seasonality," said Bill Stone, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, SS&C Technologies. "In fact, on a year-over-year basis, the -0.95% for October, 2017 compares quite favorably to the -1.75% reported a year ago for October, 2016. This year-over-year reduction in net outflows for October is consistent with other data points we have seen in our business during 2017 showing improved asset retention for the hedge fund industry."

The SS&C GlobeOp Hedge Fund Performance Index is an asset-weighted, independent monthly window on hedge fund performance. On the ninth business day of each month it provides a flash estimate of the gross aggregate performance of funds for which SS&C GlobeOp provides monthly administration services on the SS&C GlobeOp platform. Interim and final values, both gross and net, are provided in each of the two following months, respectively. Online data can be segmented by gross and net performance, and by time periods. The SS&C GlobeOp Hedge Fund Performance Index is transparent, consistent in data processing, and free from selection or survivorship bias. Its inception date is January 1, 2006.

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