SS&C GlobeOp: January Performance Up 2.99%
The gross return of the SS&C GlobeOp Hedge Fund Performance Index for January 2018 measured 2.99%.
Hedge fund flows as measured by the SS&C GlobeOp Capital Movement Index advance 0.92% in February.
"SS&C GlobeOp's Capital Movement Index for February 2018 showed net flows of 0.92%, an increase from the 0.51% gain reported for the same period a year ago for February 2017," said Bill Stone, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, SS&C Technologies. "This favorable result is consistent with other recent indicators showing that 2018 is off to a strong start for the hedge fund industry in terms of asset growth. We will be watching future data points closely to see how hedge fund investors react to the recent spike in volatility. Hedge funds traditionally stand to benefit from volatile markets because of their trading expertise and ability to generate uncorrelated returns."