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Hedge funds incur losses of 0.63% in September 2020

Tuesday, October 20, 2020

Laxman Pai, Opalesque Asia:

The Preqin All-Strategies Hedge Fund benchmark incurred losses of 0.63% in September 2020, which marks the first negative monthly performance figure since March.

By comparison, the S&P 500 Index fell 3.92% and the MSCI World Index fell 3.45% in September Preqin said in a report.

According to the report, of top-level strategies in September, event-driven strategies posted the highest monthly return, at +1.04%.

Top performing funds employed strategies centered around UK small-cap equities and listed Japanese equities. However, this strategy is the only one still in the ......................

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