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Emerging Markets: Time To Get In Or Time To Get Out?

Emerging markets helped push hedge fund performance into double digit territory last year and the success is set to continue, but now is the time to get in as 2019 looks unclear and a paradigm shift is occurring in how these markets are accessed.  Emerging markets hedge funds have had a good couple of years sustained by cheap money. According to data from HFR, the HFRI Emerging Markets (Total) Index returned 5.14 in January this year, 19.5 in 2017 and 7.05 in 2016. It was HFR’s best performing index in 2017 and in January this year. They did so well last year...