Tue, Sep 29, 2020
A A A
Welcome Guest
Free Trial RSS
Get FREE trial access to our award winning publications
Alternative Market Briefing

Opalesque Roundup: Investors redeem $46.4bn from hedge funds in Q1 2019: hedge fund news, week 23

Monday, June 24, 2019

In the week ending June 21st 2019, the June 2019 Eurekahedge report said that the global hedge fund industry AUM has grown by $0.5bn as of May 2019 year-to-date. Final Q1 2019 net outflows figure stood at $46.4bn, just under half of the investor redemptions totalling $94.7bn seen in the final quarter of 2018, it said.

Following four consecutive positive months since the beginning of the year, the Eurekahedge Hedge Fund Index was down 0.71% in May, bringing its year-to-date return to 4.32%.

Meanwhile, SS&C GlobeOp said the pace of hedge fund redemptions slowed in April but continued for a second straight month with $9.4 billion in net outflows worldwide, down from $11.0 billion in March. The SS&C GlobeOp Forward Redemption Indicator for June 2019 measured 3.81%, up from 3.21% in April.

However, the Preqin All-Strategies Hedge Fund benchmark generated its first negative monthly return for 2019 in May, posting a loss of 0.10%, which ended a four-month stretch of positive monthly returns......................

To view our full article Click here

Today's Exclusives Today's Other Voices More Exclusives
Previous Opalesque Exclusives                                  
More Other Voices
Previous Other Voices                                               
Access Alternative Market Briefing

 



  • Top Forwarded
  • Top Tracked
  • Top Searched
  1. Investing: Tech stocks aren't in a bubble, but investors should be pickier, Credit Suisse says, Pandora tops world's best-performing market as hedge funds exit, What Bill Ackman is investing in now[more]

    Tech stocks aren't in a bubble, but investors should be pickier, Credit Suisse says From Business Insider: Credit Suisse on Thursday trimmed its overweight rating for tech stocks, recommending investors be more selective with their sector picks. Crowding in tech giants and the stocks&#

  2. Investing: Third Point buys stakes in Facebook, Alibaba in Q2, exits Sony, Allergan, Here's what investors with $3.4tn are buying during covid, An energy trader seeks profit from batteries in European markets, Hedge fund ARCM to sell $200m of Premier Oil debt[more]

    Third Point buys stakes in Facebook, Alibaba in Q2, exits Sony, Allergan Third Point LLC acquired new stakes in Facebook Inc. and Chinese e-commerce companies Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. and JD.com Inc. during the second quarter of 2020 as it divested positions in Sony Corp. and drugmaker

  3. PE/VC: Investors have bet big that you can get private equity returns in the public markets. A new study says otherwise, Aberdeen's Bonaccord teams up with CAZ to buy stakes in private markets managers, The role of private equity in economic recovery from Covid-19[more]

    Investors have bet big that you can get private equity returns in the public markets. A new study says otherwise From Institutional Investor: New research suggests private-equity-owned firms respond differently to financial distress - and that the resulting performance "cannot be replicat

  4. Opalesque TV: Meet a Swiss fund manager who hedges with a difference[more]

    B. G., Opalesque Geneva: There is a quant manager in Zurich that does things a little differently, which has helped a lot so far this year. ICON Asset Management, which was mentioned in the

  5. Franklin Templeton creates new unit with QS Investors[more]

    Laxman Pai, Opalesque Asia: Franklin Templeton will combine recently acquired QS Investors, a Legg Mason subsidiary, with Franklin Templeton Multiasset Solutions (FTMAS) business into a single consolidated unit. Effective Oct. 1, the combined business, called Franklin Templeton Investment Sol