$300m net inflow to Asia hedge funds in Q3, says HFR

Assets invested in Asian hedge funds increased by nearly $4 billion to $78 billion in the third quarter, with more than $300 million of net inflows as a result of the strong performance and indicative of growing global investor interest in exposure to Asian markets, according to Chicago-based Hedge Fund Research (HFR).

Nearly two-thirds of capital invested in Asian-focused hedge funds is allocated to equity hedge strategies, a significant contrast to the overall hedge fund industry, where equity