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Opalesque Exclusive: 'Alternative Alternatives' investment funds flat in July (-0.45% YTD)

August 29, 2013
'Alternative Alternatives' investment funds returned a flat performance on average in July 2013, according to an estimation based on 501 single- and multi-manager funds currently listed in 23 categories in the Opalesque Solutions A SQUARE Fund Database.

The Opalesque A SQUARE Index gained 0.15% last month and was down -0.39% year to date (YTD). The A SQUARE Funds of Funds Index lost 0.24%, and was down 1.93% for the year.

A SQUARE funds once again did not do as well as hedge funds and the global stock market in July: the Eurekahedge Hedge Fund Index was up 1.06% (est.), and +3.56% YTD, while the MSCI World Index went up 5.29% (gross) and up 13.72% YTD.

A Square’s index charts, tables and methodology description can be found here: www.alternative-alternatives.info/a2index.html.

To list your funds on the A Square database, contact db@opalesque.com.