Absolute Return April medians

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Here are the latest estimates for the Absolute Return indices for the month of March, based on 842 funds reporting:

Strategy

Apr-08

YTD

Arbitrage

1.48%

1.98%

Commodities

0.21%

5.14%

Convertible & Equity Arbitrage

0.48%

-1.40%

Credit

0.78%

0.01%

CTAs

-0.35%

6.29%

Distressed

1.43%

-2.33%

Event Driven

1.68%

-1.36%

Fixed Income

1.58%

3.69%

Global Equity

2.26%

-2.24%

Latin American Debt

1.03%

2.39%

Latin American Equity

0.23%

-1.10%

Macro

-0.58%

0.68%

Mortgage Backed

1.25%

1.99%

Multi-Strategy

0.69%

-1.09%

Technology

1.54%

-4.10%

U.S. Equity

2.25%

-1.37%

Composite

1.01%

-0.05%