Macro managers keep strong run going


Macro managers generally continued the positive performance from last year, with the majority of funds producing gains in January and the EuroHedge macro median returning 0.79%.

Augustus Asset Managers' JB Global Rates gained a hefty 7.55% on the month, while the resurgent Rubicon Global added another 5.45% for a storming six-month return of just over 50%.

Brevan Howard, EuroHedge's Fund of the Year for 2008, continued its stellar run from last year with another 5% gain in January, while the CR Global Fund added 4.87% and Stefano Ruggiero's Abraxas Fund gained 3.43%.

Lentikia's Brocade Master Fund gained 3.55%. GLC