Investable indexes: January 2011 returns

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Dow Jones

The Dow Jones Credit Suisse Hedge Fund Index returned a positive 0.69% in January 2010, down from its positive 3.04% in December 2010. Nine out of 13 strategies finished the month with positive returns. The strongest performer was convertible arbitrage, up 2.16%, followed by multi-strategy, up 1.98% distressed, up 1.90% and risk arbitrage, up 0.89%. Long/short equity scraped in a positive 0.27%. Dedicated short bias posted the worst returns of negative 0.83%, closely followed by manage