All hedge fund strategies up again in February


Equity strategies led the way in February as European hedge funds continued a strong start to 2012, with all strategy areas showing positive returns for a second month in succession.

The EuroHedge Composite was up by 1.37% on a median basis (for a year-to-date return of 2.78%), and by 1.82% on a mean average basis (for a YTD showing of 4%).

Emerging market equity is leading the way so far in a market that has been fully risk-on since the start of the year, followed by convertible and equity arbitrage, global equity, event-driven and