The Credit Suisse Hedge Fund Index Finished up 0.88% in July
New York, August 15, 2013 - The Credit Suisse Hedge Fund Index (the “Broad Index”) finished up 0.88% for the month of July.
Performance for the Broad Index and its 10 sub-strategies is calculated monthly. June, July and YTD 2013 performance numbers are listed below and are available at www.hedgeindex.com.
|Category||Jul 2013||Jun 2013||YTD 13|
|Credit Suisse Hedge Fund Index||0.88%||-1.66%||4.59%|
|Dedicated Short Bias||-5.74%||0.81%||-17.38%|
|Equity Market Neutral||2.02%||0.57%||4.81%|
| Risk Arbitrage||0.99%||0.17%||2.94%|
|Fixed Income Arbitrage||0.38%||-1.14%||1.74%|
The following funds were dropped from the Credit Suisse Hedge Fund Index in July: Covepoint Emerging Markets Macro Master Fund, Ltd., Paulson Gold Fund, and Riverside Global Value Fund.
The following funds were added to the Credit Suisse Hedge Fund Index in July: 400 Capital Credit Opportunities Fund, BGI Eos, Commonwealth Opportunity Master Fund Ltd, GoldenTree Credit Opportunities Master Fund, GoldenTree Master Fund, Hirzel Capital Fund, Midway Market Neutral International Master Fund, Senvest Partners, SuMi Trust Japan LSI, and Visium Global Fund.
The Credit Suisse family of hedge fund indexes includes:
1. The Credit Suisse Hedge Fund Index, an asset-weighted benchmark that seeks to measure hedge fund performance and provide the most accurate representation of the hedge fund universe.
2. The Credit Suisse AllHedge Index, an investable index comprised of all 10 Credit Suisse AllHedge Strategy Indexes weighted according to the sector weights of the Broad Index.
3. The Credit Suisse Blue Chip Hedge Fund Index, an investable index comprised of 60 of the largest funds across the 10 style-based sectors in the Broad Index.
4. The Credit Suisse LEA Hedge Fund Index, an asset-weighted, composite index which provides insight into three specific regions of the emerging markets hedge fund universe (Latin America, EEMEA (Emerging Europe, Middle East and Africa) and Asia).
Additional information about the Credit Suisse Hedge Fund Indexes -- including research, fund performance and constituent fund information -- can be found at http://www.hedgeindex.com.
Katherine Herring, Corporate Communications, +1-212-325-7545, firstname.lastname@example.org
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