July 2016 Hedge Fund Industry Performance Report

Activists and Distressed Lead in July & YTD

Key findings from this report include:

  • In 2016, event driven funds have had more money removed than any strategy.
  • Activist managers, a subset of event driven, have generally done very well this year, despite select high profile outliers.
  • Commodity hedge funds, which continued to receive investor interest through June, experienced their third monthly decline of 2016.

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