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Varde Partners, Man Group, Canyon Capital Most Viewed Hedge Funds In April

Data shop eVestment tracks, amongst many things, the most popular hedge funds which its institutional investor clients and consultants click on each month. The top ten for April were:

Rank      Firm/Fund                                                                                                 Primary Universe

=1             Varde Partners Inc: Värde Investment Partners: Event Driven - Distressed

=1             Man Group: Man Alternative Risk Premia Strategies: Multi-Strategy Multi-Markets

=1             Canyon Capital Advisors: Canyon Value Realization Master Fund: Event Driven - Multi-Strategy

4             AQR Capital Management: DELTA Strategy: Multi-Strategy Multi-Markets

5             RP Investment Advisors: RP Debt Opportunities Fund: Relative Value - Credit Relative Value

=6             Leadenhall Capital Partners: Leadenhall Diversified Insurance Linked Investments Fund: Fundamental - Long/Short Credit

=6             Hildene Capital Management: Hildene Opportunities Master Fund: Fundamental - Long/Short Credit

=8             Renaissance Technologies: Renaissance Institutional Equities Fund: Multi-Strategy Equity

=8             Leadenhall Capital Partners: Leadenhall Value Insurance Linked Investments Fund: Fundamental - Long/Short Credit

=8             Leadenhall Capital Partners: Leadenhall UCITS ILS Fund: Fundamental - Long/Short Credit

=8             Bridgewater Associates: Bridgewater Pure Alpha Strategy: Macro - Discretionary

Varde Partners was also the biggest mover on a month-on-month basis. The top 10 funds based on changes in the proportion of total views were:

1             Varde Partners: Värde Investment Partners: Event Driven - Distressed

2             Leadenhall Capital Partners: Leadenhall Value Insurance Linked Investments Fund: Fundamental - Long/Short Credit

2             Leadenhall Capital Partners: Leadenhall UCITS ILS Fund: Fundamental - Long/Short Credit

4             Hildene Capital Management: Hildene Opportunities Master Fund: Fundamental - Long/Short Credit

5             Leadenhall Capital Partners: Leadenhall Diversified Insurance Linked Investments Fund: Fundamental - Long/Short Credit

6             EnTrustPermal: EnTrust Capital Diversified Fund: Fund of Funds - Multi-Strategy

6             Blue Harbour Group: Blue Harbour Strategic Value Partners Master Fund: Event Driven - Activist

=8             Lighthouse Investment Partners: Lighthouse Diversified Fund Limited: Fund of Funds - Multi-Strategy

=8             King Street Capital Management: King Street Capital: Event Driven - Multi-Strategy

10           Man Group: Man Alternative Risk Premia Strategies: Multi-Strategy Multi-Markets