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