Hedge Fund Research – Oct 2017 Asset Flows Report

Flows Slightly Negative to Start Q4, Managed Futures See Interest

Investors withdrew an estimated $2.94 billion from hedge funds in October. Net flows into the industry for the year are now $33.26 billion. Performance gains offset redemption pressures for a second consecutive month, lifting total industry AUM to another new all-time high.

Key findings from this report include:

  • Elevated proportion of managers saw redemptions in October.
  • Macro fund losses in Q2 appear to have impacted flows for a second consecutive month.
  • Managed futures gets a reprieve from investors to start Q4.

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