Eurekahedge - Other Products and Services
Fund Of Private Equity Fund Database Free Trial

Hedge Fund News

EH Report

Manager Interviews

‘Mizuho-Eurekahedge Index’ goes live

Asian Hedge Fund Awards

Industry Events Calendar

Fund Launches and Closures


Eurekahedge Hedge Fund Indices

Hedge Fund Monthly
June 2010 Asset Flows Update
July 2010


Hedge fund returns were slightly negative in June as world markets continued to slide for the second straight month. The Eurekahedge Hedge Funds Index was down 0.59%1 in the month that saw high volatility in all asset classes. However, the trend of outperforming the underlying markets persisted as the MSCI World Index declined 3.56% during the month.

June also witnessed marginally positive net flows of US$0.4 billion in addition to performance-based gains of US$0.2 billion. However, following the heavy losses in May, the total size of the industry is now back down to US$1.51 billion as at end-June.

The year-to-date performance figure for hedge funds slipped into negative territory in June, with the Eurekahedge Hedge Fund Index down 0.12% YTD. However, this still represents an outperformance to the global markets which are down 10.88% June YTD (MSCI World Index).

Figure 1 shows the monthly asset flows across the hedge fund industry since December 2008.

Figure 1: Summary Monthly Asset Flow Data since December 2008

Below are the highlights for the month of June:

  • Hedge funds remained flat June year-to-date (-0.12%) while outperforming global markets by more than 10.5%.
  • Strong launch activity was seen in 1H2010 – more than 500 launches globally.
  • UCITS III hedge fund assets crossed US$100 billion during 1H2010.

  • SRI funds outperformed global markets in the last 12 months (1.33%) as well as 2010 YTD (4.21%).

In terms of regional mandates, European managers attracted the most capital…


The full article is available in the EH Report accessible to paying subscribers only.

Subscribers may continue to login as usual to download the full report and non-subscribers may email to enquire on how to obtain the full research report.




1Based on 71.84% of the funds reporting the NAV for June 2010 as at 19 July 2010.


If you have any comments about or contributions to make to this newsletter, please email


Industry News
  The Eurekahedge Report - October 2014  
  Asset Flows Update for the Month of September 2014  
  Hedge Fund Performance Commentary for the Month of September 2014  
  2014 Key Trends in North American Hedge Funds  
  2014 Overview: Key Trends in Funds of Hedge Funds  
  The Billion Dollar Interview with Constellation Asset Management  
  CSRC New Regulations on Private Investment Funds  
  It's All There: Post-AIFMD Fundraising Options in Germany  
  Singapore: Opportunities for Islamic Finance  
  The New Deal: Hedge Fund Management Fees Are Subject to Social Security Taxes  
Eurekahedge Hedge Fund Manager Travel Plans

Copyright © 2014 Eurekahedge Pte Ltd.
Use of this site is subject to our terms and conditions of use.