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Greenwich Global Hedge Fund Index up +1.68% in Fenruary
The Greenwich Global Hedge Fund Index ended February up +1.68%. Global equity markets produced strong results in February with the S&P 500 up +5.75% and non US equities as measured by MSCI EAFE up +5.81%. Bond markets as measured by the Barclays Aggregate Bond Index were down -0.94%.
Hedge Fund Strategy Highlights
· Long/Short Equity strategies were the best performing funds in February up +3.06%.
· Event-Driven managers were the second best strategy up +2.74%
· Arbitrage managers also performed well in February up +1.94%
· Futures managers produced a small loss for the month, down -0.39%, but are still the best performing strategy YTD.
The Greenwich Global Hedge Fund Index is one of the oldest benchmarks of the hedge fund universe. Full Strategy and Regional results will be available in the third week of the month, once additional funds have submitted returns. Final Index results will be available in next month’s first week. Past performance and index construction rules for all Greenwich Hedge Fund Indices may be viewed at www.greenwichai.com.