Gains in the main for global and emerging equity players


Global and emerging market equity funds generally had another good month in August..

In global equity RAB Special Situations returned 12.80%, while RAB Octane was up 8.73%, Guinness Energy made 3.70% and Tosca gained 3.29%. IBIS Global Media was up 3.04%, AAM Absolute Return made 2.79%, Gondwana added 2.30% and Jabcap Global Balanced gained 2.08%.

Also up between 1.5% and 2% were CopperTree, Hengistbury, Martin Currie Global Resources and Theleme.

But there were losses for Inflection Point (-4.35%), Trafalgar Trading (-2.54%), GLG Global Mining (-1.70%), Artemis Global Hedge (-1.36%), and RiverCrest Global Equity (-0.97%). RAB Energy lost 0.70%,