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The Emanagers Total Index up 1.3% in September (+2.92% YTD)

October 19, 2013
 
Emerging manager hedge funds followed the general positive trend in September, according to an estimation based on the data of 194 funds listed in Opalesque Solutions' Emanagers database .

The Emanagers Total Index was up 1.3% last month, resulting in a year to date performance of 2.92%. The figure for August was adjusted to -0.55% (from -0.29%).

The Emanagers Hedge Fund Index gained 2.52% (6.14% YTD), and the Emanagers CTA Index declined by 0.71%% (-2.77%YTD).

Meanwhile, the Eurekahedge Hedge Fund Index went up 1.23% in September, 2013, (4.34% YTD) and the Newedge CTA Index lost 0.97% (-2.66% YTD).

The MSCI World Index was up 5.04% (gross) and up 16.95% YTD, and the S&P500 gained 2.97% and was up 17.9% YTD.

Emanagers Index’ charts, tables and methodology can be found here: www.emerging-managers.com/index-chart.html.
B.G.