Broad dispersion in a brutal month for equities


In a brutal month for equities, the results for Europe's long/shorts were widely dispersed. Henderson European Absolute Return was up 9.7% for February to bring three-month numbers to 28.24%, while the firm's UK Equity strategy was up 6.84%.

Dowgate Europe - a highly volatile performer of late - gained 8.5% in its euro class to cut its three-month loss to -18.93%, while Gladstone Lasker posted another strong monthly return of 6.34%, bringing three-month numbers to 11.11%, and Antaurus Europe was up 6.28% to put three-month figures at 12.8%.

Zebedee was up 4.83% to leave three-month returns at 7.38%, while Eclectica