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Analysis of Trends in the Industry's Newest Hedge Funds

Analysis of Trends in the Industry's Newest Hedge Funds

Analysis of Trends in the Industry's Newest Hedge Funds

Insights into the dynamics currently reshaping the landscape of the industry. The report includes an analysis of performance by fund management fee and estimation of hedge fund industry launches and liquidations.

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In the Press: NEW HEDGE FUND LAUNCHES FALL TO LOWEST SINCE 2008 AS US DOLLAR SURGE DRIVES MACRO GAINS

In the Press:  NEW HEDGE FUND LAUNCHES FALL TO LOWEST SINCE 2008 AS US DOLLAR SURGE DRIVES MACRO GAINS

In the Press: NEW HEDGE FUND LAUNCHES FALL TO LOWEST SINCE 2008 AS US DOLLAR SURGE DRIVES MACRO GAINS

HFRI Macro Index thrives as global equities plunge; Industry-wide fees remain steady as rates rise, volatility accelerates

CHICAGO, (September 30, 2022) – New hedge fund launches plunged to the lowest level since 4Q 2008 as the HFRI 500 Macro Index surged through global inflation-induced financial market volatility driven by commodities and long US Dollar currency exposures, according to the latest HFR Market Microstructure Report, released today by HFR®, the established global leader in the indexation, analysis and research of the global hedge fund industry.

The estimated number of new hedge fund launches fell to only 80 in 2Q22, a significant decline from the estimated 185 launches in 1Q22, representing the lowest launch rate since only 56 new funds launched in 4Q 2008. In the trailing 12 months ending 2Q22, an estimated 510 total new hedge funds have launched. The number of hedge fund liquidations increased from the prior quarter, as an estimated 156 funds closed its doors in 2Q22, up from 126 fund liquidations in 1Q22. In the trailing 12 months ending 2Q22, an estimated 501 funds have liquidated, resulting in a minimal increase in total number of active hedge funds over the trailing 12 months.

 

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Expanded Diversity Indices of Women-owned Hedge Funds

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