Hedge fund strategies trend to negative in June

Eurekahedge data shows mixed June results

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Strategies outperform underlying markets
Hedge funds were down 1.22% in June with all strategies delivering negative returns for only the first time in the last 10 years. However, hedge funds outperformed underlying markets in the second quarter and realised marginally positive returns of 0.33% for the year to date (YTD).

Long/short equity funds experienced their second monthly loss for the year as the Eurekahedge Long/Short Equity Hedge Fund Index fell 1.25% in June. Portfolios of equity manager