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eVestment: Hedge Fund Asset Flows Increases In January

eVestment published its first hedge fund asset flows report of 2018 today. The asset class began the year with a bang, seeing net allocations of $14.21bn as a whole. Some of the key observations from the report: This level of inflow in January is an exceptionally positive start to the year, as January doesn't typically produce positive inflows Inflows were more widely distributed in January than what was normal in 2017 Macro see large commitments to start 2018. After four consecutive months of redemptions to end 2017, investors appear very willing to give the group another chance in 2018. Interest in long/short and market neutral equity continues into 2018. After industry leading inflows...