Hedge fund inflows positive in October – GlobeOp


Fund administrator GlobeOp Financial Services’ Capital Movement Index has recorded hedge fund inflows of 0.31% in October despite the growing pressures on the industry at a time of poor performance and highly volatile market conditions.

With the figure remaining net positive after a generally bad performance by many hedge funds in the third quarter, GlobeOp believes that hedge funds still appeal to investors as equities have been declining in recent weeks and months.

The Capital Movement Index represents the monthly net of hedge fund subscriptions and redemptions administered by GlobeOp. This monthly net is divided by the total