Inflows up in September despite market turmoil, says GlobeOp


Despite a difficult period in the market for many hedge funds over the summer, fund administrator GlobeOp has reported encouraging news when it comes to inflows into the industry.

GlobeOp’s Capital Movement Index for September showed hedge fund inflows of 2.27%, the second highest level since summer 2010 and the highest for September since the index launched in 2006 – suggesting that the challenging market environment is making hedge fund exposure more appealing to investors.

The index represents the monthly net of hedge fund subscriptions and redemptions administered by GlobeOp, divided by the total assets under administration for