Funds of Hedge Funds Performance

Fixed income thrives in a flat month

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The new year has started in negative territory for a number of strategies and January turned out to be a flat month, with the InvestHedge Composite down 0.23%.

The only strategy that excelled in January was fixed income, as Greece's debt situation, among other things, caused capital flight to safety. As the global equity indices fell, the fixed-income markets benefited, pushing the JP Morgan Global Government Bond Index up 0.5%, and the InvestHedge Fixed Income Composite ended up 1.15% for the month. In this environment, arbitrage funds of funds also thrived and the InvestHedge Arbitrage Composite was up