Advisors & Partners Emerging Manager Index Ends 2017 Up
The A&P Emerging Manager Index (APEM Index©) and the A&P Emerging Manager UCITS Index (A&P EMU Index©) conclude 2017 on a positive note. The APEM Index© returning 1.26% in December with 2017 annual performance of 9.68% and the A&P EMU Index© returning 0.68% in December with 2017 annual performance of 8.97%.
In general, December returns for hedge funds rounded up 2017 on a firm footing after notching up a year of respectable gains, with the 2017 vintage producing the highest annual performance since 2013.
Advisors & Partners LLP launched the A&P Emerging Manager Index (APEM Index©) on the 1st December 2015 and the A&P Emerging Manager UCITS Index ("A&P EMU Index©") on the 1st January 2017. Both the APEM index© and the A&P EMU Index© are designed to offer investors, who have a particular interest in early stage hedge fund investing, an effective research and benchmarking tool and to provide better visibility to asset managers who have launched new regulated offshore and onshore hedge fund investment products.