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Credit Suisse launches global macro replication index

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Credit Suisse has launched a new Global Macro Replication Index that aims to capture the risk/return characteristics of the Credit Suisse/Tremont Global Macro Hedge Fund Index. The new index enables investors to gain liquid, transparent insight into the global macro hedge fund sector. Jordan Drachman, head of research for Credit Suisse Alternative Beta Strategies, said, "We are currently seeing increased interest in the global macro sector, as the strategy has a history of producing positive performance during market downturns and has been the top-performing hedge fund sector since the inception of the Credit Suisse/Tremont Hedge Fund Index in