A year to forget: York, Paulson, Maverick suffer losses
By Rob Copeland
Tue Jan 10, 2012
“Basically everything struggled."
As final numbers for 2011 continue to trickle in, one thing is
certain: For many hedge funds, last year was one to forget. The
AR Composite Index lost 0.48%, just the second negative
showing in the 14 year history of the index, though
substantially better than the worst year, 2008, when the index
fell 6.98%. Nearly 60% of the funds in the index lost
||John Paulson had a lot
to ponder in 2011.
"I don't think there's any way around the fact that 2011 was
disappointing," said Arvin Soh, a portfolio manager who
oversees investments in macro and commodities hedge
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