Investable indexes: April 2011 returns

academic-index

Dow JonesHedge funds measured by the Dow Jones Credit Suisse Hedge Fund Index posted positive performance of 1.8% in April. Nine out of 10 sectors posted positive performance for the month. Among the best-performing strategies in April was managed futures (5.4%). Strong performances for the month also came from equity market neutral (3.37%) and global macro (2.46%). Managed futures managers capitalised on momentum in equity and energy prices. Equity market neutral managers benefited from low