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Preqin: Hedge Funds Begin H2 In The Green

Alternative investments data provider Preqin today published its July aggregated performance statistics. The Preqin All-Strategies Hedge Fund benchmark returned 1.01% in July 2018 following underperformance in June (-0.50%). This takes the year-to-date return to 1.81%. North America-focused hedge funds have maintained their dominance as the top performing region tracked by Preqin, with a return of 1.46% for July. Asia Pacific-focused hedge funds are not far behind, with a return of 1.44%. Of all top-level regions tracked by Preqin, developed markets have had the least successful month, returning 0.30%. Hedge funds employing event driven strategies enjoyed a healthy return of 1.08% in July....