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Emerging Markets Industry Report


Resourceful investment managers watch for rewarding opportunities in emerging markets. Along with the potential for a high return on investment, this category of fund comes with relatively high risk. This HFR Industry Report provides analysis of the world of emerging market hedge funds.

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Regional-level Coverage of all the Major Emerging Markets

Results often vary by region in this category. Index performance, risk/return analysis, and more, can help give investors and managers gain insight into forming their own selective approach to the Emerging Markets.


HFRI EM Global lead 1Q performance gains, China surges in February; HFR Cryptocurrency Index extends surge, vaults +26% in early ‘24

CHICAGO, (March 25, 2024) – Emerging Markets hedge funds extended the year end surge into 2024, as investors position for falling inflation and interest rates, as well as an improving global economic outlook, with recent gains driven by exposure to developing AI and Cryptocurrency trends. The HFRI Emerging Markets: Global Index gained +3.5 percent YTD through February, while the HFRI EM: China Index surged +4.2 percent in February, as reported today with the releases of the HFR Asian Hedge Fund Industry Report and the HFR Emerging Markets Hedge Fund Industry Report from HFR®, the established global leader in the indexation, analysis and research of the global hedge fund industry.

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