Another tough month as EuroHedge index dips 0.5% in November


November was another challenging month for European hedge fund managers in what has been a very tough and volatile year for most hedge fund strategies in 2011 – with the EuroHedge Composite index down by 0.54% on a median basis, and by 0.72% on a mean average basis, to show returns of -2.64% and -5.77% respectively after 11 months of the year.

Fixed-income, equity market-neutral and quant, currency and event-driven were the only strategies to record positive median returns on the month – while, on a mean average basis, the only positive strategy areas were equity market-neutral and