The Credit Suisse Hedge Fund Index Finished up 1.59% in October
New York, November 15, 2013 - The Credit Suisse Hedge Fund Index (the “Broad Index”) finished up 1.59% for the month of October.
Performance for the Broad Index and its 10 sub-strategies is calculated monthly. September, October and YTD 2013 performance numbers are listed below and are available at www.hedgeindex.com.
|Category||Oct 2013||Sep 2013||YTD 13|
|Credit Suisse Hedge Fund Index||1.59%||1.27%||7.03%|
|Dedicated Short Bias||-1.65%||-5.52%||-23.21%|
|Equity Market Neutral||1.17%||0.91%||5.15%|
| Risk Arbitrage||0.57%||0.81%||4.38%|
|Fixed Income Arbitrage||0.61%||0.51%||3.10%|
The following funds were dropped from the Credit Suisse Hedge Fund Index in October: AT MLP Fund, BlackRock Agriculture Fund, Bristol Fund Ltd., Gramercy Emerging Markets Fund, and Gruber & McBaine International.
The following funds were added to the Credit Suisse Hedge Fund Index in October: Brevan Howard Commodities Strategies Fund, GAM World Invest Absolute Emerging, GLG Financials Fund, Peninsula Hedge CSHG FIC FIM, and Schroder GAIA Egerton Equity.
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.
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