Hedge fund index performance for December 2010


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Hedge fund index performance for December 2010

Final performance for the Dow Jones Credit Suisse Hedge Fund Index (“Broad Index”) is confirmed up 2.90% in December and up 10.95% YTD

Oliver Schupp, President of Credit Suisse Index Co., Inc., said, “The Dow Jones Credit Suisse Hedge Fund Index rose 2.90% in December, with nine out of ten sectors posting positive performance for the month. Managed Futures was the best performing sector, finishing up 5.42%. Positive performance was also seen in the Event Driven sector, which finished up 3.93%, however Global Macro remains the strongest performing sector in 2010 after posting positive performance of 2.67% in December.”

Performance for the Broad Index and its ten sub-strategies is calculated monthly. December, November and year-to-date performance numbers are listed below and are available at www.hedgeindex.com.

Category Dec 2010 Nov 2010 YTD 10
Dow Jones Credit Suisse Hedge Fund Index 2.90% -0.18% 10.95%
Convertible Arbitrage 1.16% 0.04% 10.95%
Dedicated Short Bias -5.86% -2.36% -22.47%
Emerging Markets 1.50% -0.38% 11.34%
Equity Market Neutral 1.74% -2.51% -0.85%
Event Driven 3.93% 0.15% 12.63%
Distressed 2.73% 0.33% 10.26%
Multi-Strategy 4.78% 0.04% 14.36%
Risk Arbitrage 1.14% -1.44% 3.17%
Fixed Income Arbitrage 0.61% 0.74% 12.51%
Global Macro 2.67% -0.52% 13.47%
Long/Short Equity 3.42% 0.46% 9.28%
Managed Futures 5.42% -4.11% 12.22%
Multi-Strategy 1.70% 0.30% 9.29%

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