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Preqin All-Strategies Hedge Fund benchmark registers first negative monthly return in 2019

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Laxman Pai, Opalesque Asia:

The Preqin All-Strategies Hedge Fund benchmark generated its first negative monthly return for 2019 in May, posting a loss of 0.10%.

This ended a four-month stretch of positive monthly returns for the industry benchmark. Consequently, the YTD figure fell to +6.40%, said Hedge Fund Performance Update: May 2019.

Relative value strategies hedge funds took the crown as the top performing strategy benchmark with a return of +0.64% for May.

Credit strategies hedge funds were the only others to join them in positive territory with a return of +0.12%.

Hedge funds denominated in BRL ......................

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