Research

Designed to meet varying informational needs, eVestment Research publications cover the global hedge fund industry providing key trends and measures for performance, investor flows and structural change.

eVestment Research Reports

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Industry Structure

As the hedge fund industry evolves, so do its structural characteristics. The bi-annual Industry Structure reports deliver the aggregated global and regional metrics that allow clients to properly align their businesses to the changing landscape.

Hedge Fund Asset Flows

On a quarterly basis, Asset Flows reports illustrate the size of the industry and its change due to investor flows versus performance. The regional, market, sector and strategy segments illuminate what is driving allocations and redemptions across the industry.

Performance Comparison

Each month produces new information upon which investments in hedge funds are measured and judged. The Performance Comparison reports provide an immediate and unique reference for ranking return and risk across more than thirty fund classifications, twelve times a year.

Sector Focus

Access to the largest dataset on hedge funds in existence allows for in-depth analysis on a diverse set of classifications. Updated bi-annually and covering fifteen different strategies and regional markets, Sector Focus reports provide performance, investor flows and trend information on diverse segments from Long/Short Equity to Securitized Credit and Developed Europe to Middle East/Africa focused funds.

Summary of Contents

Metrics in each report for the subjects below can be viewed by clicking on each offering title. Data from each report is available for download in excel format. The publication schedule for reports can be viewed click here.

Offerings Industry Structure Asset Flows Sector Focus Performance Comparison
Frequency Semi-Annual for Q2, Q4 Quarterly Semi-Annual Monthly
Subject Global
Americas
Europe
Asia/Pacific
Middle East/Africa
Hedge Funds
Funds of Funds
Manager Location
Investment Region
Primary Market
Market Sub-Sector
Market Exposure
Investment Process
Investment Approach
Additional Strategies
Region/Country
Latin America
China
India
Developed Asia/Pacific
Developed Europe
Emerging Europe
Middle East/Africa

Strategy/Markets
Long/Short Equity
Market Neutral Equity
Event Driven/Distressed
Statistical Arbitrage
Macro/Managed Futures
Multi-Strategy
Convertible Arbitrage
Securitized Credit
Funds of Funds
UCITS
Hedge Funds
Funds of Funds
UCITS

Primary Market & Sub-Sectors
Equity
Fixed Income
Commodity
FX
Volatility
Broad Capital Structure
Financial Derivatives
Multi-Market

Investment Region
Developed Markets (DM)
Emerging Markets (EM)
Country Specific
Regional Equity & Credit

Additional Strategies