Event-driven funds also got off to a good start in January after a poor 2011. The top performers included Audley European Opportunities, with a 13.60% monthly gain, and D&P New World Special Situations, up 11.50%.
1798 US Special Situations was up 8.80%, while Centaurus Events Opportunities returned 7.08%, Praxient Panther was up 5.84%, and York European Focus made 5.20%. Tosca Opportunity gained 4.37%, Helium Special Situations made 4.34%, Tyrus Event was up 3.88%, Altima Global Special Sits was up 3.39%, and NewSmith European advanced 2.59%.
King Street Europe gained 2.12%, Jabcap Event Driven and OVS Capital both made