The benchmark Eurekahedge Hedge Fund Index was up 1.79%1 in February, while the MSCI World Index2gained 3.87% over the month. Total assets under management increased by US$25.81 billion during the month – the sector witnessed performance-based gains of US$14.84 billion while registering net asset inflows of US$10.97 billion. The total size of the industry now stands at US$2.03 trillion.
Highlights of hedge fund performance and asset flows for the month are as follows
|February 2014||US$ billion|
|Net Asset Flows||10.97|
|Positive Performance (Growth)||16.33|
|Negative Performance (Decline)||-1.49|
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1Based on 49.23% of funds which have reported February 2014 returns as at 13 March 2014
2 MSCI AC World Index (Local)
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