EuroHedge Composite up 0.7% in stronger month


A generally better month for European hedge funds in February than in January saw the EuroHedge Composite Index gain 0.7% for the month, on both a median and a mean basis, to take the year-to-date return to 1% after two months.

On a mean and median basis, every strategy area generated a positive return – with funds in managed futures, mixed arbitrage and multi-strategy, credit and convertible arbitrage all producing returns of over 1%.

After two months, the YTD median return for convertible arbitrage is 3.49%, followed by credit funds at 2.45%, multi-strategy at