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Opalesque Roundup: Investors redeem more from active long only than hedge funds: hedge fund news, week 04

The global hedge fund industry saw outflows of -$97.93 billion in 2019, according to the just-released December/Year-End 2019 eVestment Hedge Fund Asset Flows report.

Despite these redemptions, total hedge fund industry AUM rose past $3.3 trillion at the end of the year due to performance gains. While hedge fund outflows represent less than 3% of total industry AUM, active long-only US equity strategies (according to Q3 data, the most current data eVestment has available for traditional strategies) have suffered redemptions of more than -$350 billion, over 5% of its AUM

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