Two-Thirds Of Hedge Fund Managers Report Positive Performance In MayJacob Wolinsky
Two-Thirds Of Hedge Fund Managers Report Positive Performance In May, Allocators Plan To Increase Investment Amid Healthy Environment
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PivotalPath has released their monthly report, the Pivotal Point Of View, which measures performance among more than 2,000 institutionally-relevant hedge funds, as well as 40+ different hedge fund strategies and $2.3T in total industry assets.
- The PivotalPath Hedge Fund Composite Index added 1.1% in May, bringing the index up to 7.2% YTD. 67% of managers reported positive monthly performance, with over 84% of funds up YTD.
- TMT and Healthcare were each down 1.6% – continuing a theme that has persisted in 2021.
- In discussion with our allocator clients, we are seeing this healthy environment for hedge funds lead to interest in increasing their hedge fund portfolios.
- As further evidence to this positive hedge fund environment, 38 out of the 40 strategies we track have generated positive alpha relative to the S&P 500 over the last year, including all broader strategies on the alpha leaderboard.