Big hits in global and EM equity


Global equity hedge funds were also hit hard by the market disarray in August, with some hefty losses among generalists and sector specialists alike.

Big names in the red included Lansdowne Global Financials (-4.99%), Horseman Global (-5.16%), MW Global TOPS (-5.77%), Abbey Global (-7.86%), Tosca (-5.89%), GLG Global Equity Tactical (-4.78%), Jabcap Global Balanced (-1.96%) and GAM Delphic (-8.47%).

But others fared even worse. Zaramant Healthcare lost 19.20% on the month, Audley Natural Resources was down 14.80%, and Praxient Jaguar was close behind with a 14.00% loss. Guinness Energy was down 12.77%, Theleme lost 10.61%, and AlphaGen RhoCas