June loss cuts first-half median return to just 0.04%


Another weak month in June saw a 0.60% fall in the EuroHedge Composite median index to take its return for 2010 to date to just 0.04% - and a loss of 0.23% on a mean average basis.

Fixed income, credit and emerging market debt have been the stand-out strategies so far this year - together with quant and market-neutral equity strategies - while European, global and emerging market long/short equity strategies have generally struggled in a very volatile and uncertain year.

Mixed arbitrage and multi-strategy funds are also in positive territory so far this year on