Japan funds weather bearish conditions yet returns remain lacklustre

Fri Jan 20, 2012

TOPIX ended 2011 down 19%, close to a 30-year low. Seen in this context, Japan long/shorts have done relatively well to mitigate losses, with the median down 4% in local currency terms.

Since the end of 2006, the Japan long/short JPY median is down 5.03%, against a fall of 57% for the market.

A few managed...

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