Alternative Markets Update July 2019
Hedge funds have achieved their best half year within the last decade, despite the controversies about hedge funds in the last year. Hedge funds overall have gained 5.7% since January 2019. Especially the month June was profitable, as hedge fund managers achieved a performance of 1.82%, which originates from a strong equity market. As of the beginning of July, only the long volatility strategy yielded negative returns, while the equity long bias strategy realized the highest gain with 10.56% in 2019 as per the Eurekahedge report below.
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