Investable indexes: December 2011 returns

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Dow Jones/Credit Suisse
The Dow Jones Credit Suisse Hedge Fund Index was down 0.22% in December 2011. This was the second consecutive month of losses, although they were slightly more modest than the almost 0.8% drop in November. Most strategies were down or flat in December. Dedicated short bias had the best returns for the second month running, gaining 1.65% in December although this was a fall from the almost 3% gains achieved in November. Managed futures posted the second-highest returns, up