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SS&C GlobeOp Hedge Fund Performance Index and Capital Movement Index

Friday, May 11, 2018
Opalesque Industry Update - The gross return of the SS&C GlobeOp Hedge Fund Performance Index for April 2018 measured 0.16%.

Hedge fund flows as measured by the SS&C GlobeOp Capital Movement Index advanced 0.46% in May.

"SS&C GlobeOp's Capital Movement Index showed a gain of 0.46% for May 2018, identical to the gain reported for same period a year ago for May 2017. Both May and year-to-date capital movements have been remarkably consistent with last year's very favorable results," said Bill Stone, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, SS&C Technologies. "We believe this demonstrates investor confidence in hedge fund managers' ability to deliver superior risk-adjusted returns, especially in volatile markets like we've seen this year."

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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