Preqin Quarterly Update: Hedge Funds, Q2 2013

Thirteen proved to be an unlucky number for hedge funds in Q2 2013, as hedge funds’ twelve month positive streak in terms of performance was brought to an abrupt halt with a monthly net return of -1.52% posted in June. In Q2 2013, 300 hedge funds have been launched and we have witnessed further growth in the proportion of event driven strategies coming into the market. Over 250 investors initiated searches for new funds in Q2 2013, with long/short equity funds most commonly sought by institutional investors.

  • 18/07/2013
  • HF

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