Hedge Funds

Absolute Return U.S. hedge fund indices   

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Strategy March YTD
Arbitrage 0.93% 3.51%
Convertible & Equity Arbitrage 0.88% 3.97%
CTAs 1.73% 1.73%
Distressed 1.53% 3.88%
Event-Driven 1.99% 5.94%
Fixed Income & High Yield 0.49% 1.81%
Global Equity 1.84% 6.32%
Macro 1.01% 3.16%
Mortgage Backed 0.71% 2.28%
Multistrategy 1.77% 6.00%
Technology 2.59% 6.93%
U.S. Equity 1.67% 4.94%
Composite 1.37% 4.11%

Crosslink builds out investment team

San Francisco-based Crosslink Capital recently added Charlie Finnie to its investment team. Finnie joins as general partner and will focus on software, services, online marketing and communications.

Crosslink, which manages over $1 billion in assets, was originally formed by Michael Stark and Sy Kaufman in 1989 as a venture capital arm within Robertson Stephens. In 1999, the two spun out of Robertson and launched a technology-focused equity long/short fund as well.

The hedge fund, called Crosslink Partners, invests in technology companies primarily in the communications,