The Eurekahedge Hedge Fund Index rose 2.61% in September, bringing its YTD returns to 16.1%. Managers attracted capital for the fifth consecutive month with net inflows of US$15.1 billion in September, bringing the current assets under management to US$1.43 trillion. The industry is on track to hit the US$1.5 trillion mark by year-end, with performance being positive (or flat at worst) on average for the rest of the year, irrespective of how the underlying markets fare.
Net Asset Flows
Positive Performance (growth)
Negative Performance (decline)
1Based on 77.6% of the funds reporting their September 2009 returns as at 21 October 2009.