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The Eurekahedge Report – December 2012

Hedge funds delivered positive performance in November, despite mid-month trend reversals in various sectors due to increased risk appetite. The benchmark Eurekahedge Hedge Fund index was up 0.42%1 while the MSCI World Index gained 1.05%2 over the month. Total assets under management were up by US$7.68 billion during November, of which US$5.85 billion were added through net positive asset flows and the remaining US$1.82 billion through performance-based gains. The total size of the industry now stands at US$1.77 trillion.

Highlights of hedge fund performance and asset flows for the month are as follows:

November 2012 US$ billion
Allocation (Inflows) 33.41
Redemption (Outflows) -27.56
Net Asset Flows -5.85
Positive Performance (Growth) 9.92
Negative Performance (Decline) -8.1
Total 1.82
Overall Total 7.68

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1 Based on 45.10% of funds which have reported November 2012 returns as at 13 December 2012
2 MSCI AC World Index All Core USD

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