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eVestment's Top Hedge Funds In May 2021

Select Equity Group's Cooper Square Fund was the most viewed hedge fund product on the eVestment platform last month, moving up one spot from April. Perennial top 10 resident 1060 Capital Management's 1060 Capital Opportunity Fund was second, down from first in April, and Nordea Asset Management's Alpha 15 MA Strategy was third, a new entry this month.

Global: Most Viewed Alts/HF Products May 2021
  Most Viewed Product's Firm Name Most Viewed Product
  Select Equity Group, L.P.  Cooper Square Fund
  1060 Capital Management  1060 Capital Opportunity Fund, LP
New Nordea Asset Management  Alpha 15 MA Strategy
New Alcentra  Alcentra Structured Credit Opportunity Fund II
New Autonomy Capital  Autonomy Master Fund Limited
New 400 Capital Management LLC  400 Capital Credit Opportunities Fund
New Sculptor Capital Management, Inc.  Sculptor Master Fund, Ltd.
New Renaissance Technologies LLC  Renaissance Institutional Equities Fund (RIEF) LLC
New Hudson Bay Capital Management LP  Hudson Bay Overseas Fund Ltd.
New Bridgewater Associates, LP  Bridgewater Pure Alpha Major Markets

At the regional level, Cooper Square Fund was viewed most by U.S.-based eVestment subscribers and 1060 Capital Opportunity Fund was viewed most by Japan-based subscribers; QMA Wadhwani's Keynes Dynamic Beta Strategy and Gladstone Capital Management's Lasker Master Fund were viewed most in the United Kingdom, Sculptor Capital Management's Sculptor Master Fund and SummerHvane Investment Management's SummerHaven Commodity Fund tied for first place in Europe ex-U.K., Cortland Credit Group's Cortland Credit Strategies L.P. and Connor, Clark & Lunn's CC&L Infrastructure Strategy tied for top spot in Canada and Asia ex-Japan had a three-way tie between Autonomy Capital's Autonomy Master Fund and two products from BlackRock, BlackRock Credit Alpha and BlackRock Global Absolute Return Bond Fund.

At the firm level, Bridgewater Associates returned to the top spot after not featuring on the leaderboard at all in April, followed by Graham Capital Management, another new entry vs last month, and Select Equity Group, which fell one spot from second in April.

Global: Most Viewed Alts/HF Firms May 2021
  Firm Name Firm's Most Viewed Product
New Bridgewater Associates, LP Bridgewater Pure Alpha Major Markets
New Graham Capital Management L.P Graham Quant Macro Portfolio
  Select Equity Group, L.P. Cooper Square Fund
New Sculptor Capital Management, Inc. Sculptor Master Fund, Ltd.
  1060 Capital Management 1060 Capital Opportunity Fund, LP
New Hudson Bay Capital Management LP Hudson Bay Overseas Fund Ltd.
New Capital Fund Management SA CFM ISTrends Program
CFM IS Diversified Program
New Renaissance Technologies LLC Renaissance Institutional Equities Fund (RIEF) LLC
  AQR Capital Management LLC Style Premia Fund
Global Risk and Style Premia
New Neuberger Berman Long Short Fund

Regionally, there were wins for Select Equity Group in United States, Graham Capital in Europe ex-UK, 1060 Capital in Japan, BlackRock in Asia ex-Japan, CIBC Asset Management in Canada and Capital Fund Management in United Kingdom.

Product level rising interest - i.e. the products which had the greatest absolute increase in the proportion of views they received in the current month versus the proportion of views they received in the prior 12 months as a whole - saw Nordea Asset Management's Alpha 15 MA Strategy take the top spot, followed by Alcentra's Structured Credit Opportunity Fund II, both new entries. Cooper Square Fund was third.

Global: Rising Alts/HF Products May 2021 vs. Prior 12 Months
  Rising Product's Firm Name Rising Product
New Nordea Asset Management  Alpha 15 MA Strategy
New Alcentra  Alcentra Structured Credit Opportunity Fund II
  Select Equity Group, L.P.  Cooper Square Fund
New Autonomy Capital  Autonomy Master Fund Limited
New Hudson Bay Capital Management LP  Hudson Bay Overseas Fund Ltd.
New Cortland Credit Group Inc.  Cortland Credit Strategies L.P.
New Connor, Clark & Lunn Infrastructure  CC&L Infrastructure Strategy
New Haidar Capital Management LLC  Haidar Jupiter Fund
New Sculptor Capital Management, Inc.  Sculptor Master Fund, Ltd.
New Owl Creek Asset Management, L.P.  Owl Creek Credit Opportunities Fund, L.P.

 


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