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Hedge Funds Redeem $9bn In June

The Barclay Fund Flow Indicator, published by Fairfield, IA-based data shop BarclayHedge, saw redemptions from hedge funds hit a 20-month high in June, according to as the financial markets weighed the risks of trade disputes and rising interest rates. Hedge fund industry assets remained at an all-time high of $3.0 trillion. Data drawn from more than 5,000 hedge funds in the BarclayHedge database estimated that the hedge fund industry (excluding CTAs) gave up $8.9 billion (-0.3% of assets) in June, reversing inflows of $4.0 billion (0.1% of assets) the month before. June marked the largest outflow since October 2016. “Investors faced multiple...