Hedge funds returned 0.92% globally and 0.88% in the U.S. in November. The Absolute Return Composite Index is now up 7.28% for the year, and on track to have its best yearly return since 2010 when U.S. funds were up 9.26%
Fixed income funds were down 0.75% for the month, their first negative showing since June The strategy is up 5.31% for the year.
Commodities funds had a little breathing room in November, returning 0.34%. This is the strategy's first positive return since August, but the strategy remains in the red for the year, down 7.33%.
Note: These indices were accurate as of December 10, and are subject to change. For the most recent performance statistics, please click on the links in the table below to the individual databases. For a complete list of the top performing funds in each strategy, please visit the HedgeFund Intelligence database.
HedgeFund Intelligence Indices
Median hedge fund returns by region
Absolute Return Indices (Americas hedge funds)
* total return
|MSCI World Index||1.78%||24.05%|
|Dow Jones Industrial Average||3.48%||22.76%|
|MSCI Europe Index||0.52%||20.38%|
|MSCI Pacific Free Index||-0.12%||18.22%|
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