Performance

 
Introduction
Liquid Alternative Beta (LAB) is a series of indices that aim to replicate the aggregate return profiles of alternative investments strategies using liquid, tradable instruments. Specifically, the Credit Suisse Long/Short Liquid Index reflects the return of a dynamic basket of liquid, investable market factors selected and weighted in accordance with an algorithm that aims to approximate the aggregate returns of the universe of long/short equity hedge fund managers, as represented by the Long/Short Equity sector of the Credit Suisse Hedge Fund Index. To find more information on the Credit Suisse Long/Short Liquid Index or the entire LAB series of indices, please visit our Credit Suisse Liquid Alternative Beta Site.

Liquid Alternative Beta
Index Currency Value Date 1 Day MTD QTD YTD
Liquid Alternative Beta IndexUSD1211.6122 Oct 2014-0.30%-0.68%-0.68%1.14%
Event Driven Liquid IndexUSD1397.2622 Oct 2014-0.71%-0.83%-0.83%-0.75%
Global Strategies Liquid IndexUSD1034.2922 Oct 2014-0.10%-0.74%-0.74%1.06%
Long/Short Liquid IndexUSD1315.0922 Oct 2014-0.34%-0.34%-0.34%4.28%
Merger Arbitrage Liquid IndexUSD1073.8722 Oct 2014-0.64%-2.86%-2.86%-7.71%
Managed Futures Liquid IndexUSD971.9822 Oct 20140.46%0.26%0.26%3.42%

Benchmark
Index Currency Value Date September YTD
Credit Suisse Global Strategies Hedge Fund IndexUSD462.0930 Sep 20140.66%3.40%
Credit Suisse Hedge Fund IndexUSD550.0830 Sep 2014-0.01%3.41%
Credit Suisse Event Driven Hedge Fund IndexUSD646.5130 Sep 2014-1.37%3.81%
Credit Suisse Long/Short Equity Hedge Fund IndexUSD639.6730 Sep 2014-0.18%3.22%
Credit Suisse Risk Arbitrage Hedge Fund IndexUSD350.1530 Sep 2014-1.49%0.40%
Credit Suisse Managed Futures Hedge Fund IndexUSD287.2330 Sep 20141.72%6.37%

Disclaimer
Unless otherwise noted, returns are gross of all fees. Net returns are net of a 0.50% index calculation fee per annum.
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