Hedge funds were down for the second consecutive month in June, as the Eurekahedge Hedge Fund Index lost 1.22%1 during the month. Most regional hedge funds ended the month with negative returns while Japanese managers delivered marginal gains of 0.25%. The industry attracted $2.6 billion in net asset flows while performance based losses were $11.14 billion.
Highlights of hedge fund performance and asset flows for the month are as follows:
|June 2011||US$ billion|
|Net Asset Flows||2.57|
|Positive Performance (Growth)||10.43|
|Negative Performance (Decline)||-21.84|
1Based on 66.03% of funds which have reported June 2011 returns as at 18 July 2011.
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