Global equity players extend losses after a torrid first half


A challenging first half of the year for most global equity long/short funds saw many managers adding further losses in June.

Several RAB Capital funds are down significantly this year, with RAB Special Situations having lost 14.65% YTD (and down 5.73% in June), RAB Energy 12.98% adrift (following a 4.86% June loss) and RAB Global Mining and Resources off by 11.30% (and down 2.90% last month).

Jabcap Global Balanced is down 13.96% YTD and lost 1.87% in June, while the two Wessex funds, Sofaer Global, Praxient Jaguar and Sector Maritime are all nursing losses of between 14% and