India-focused hedge funds continue seesaw performance

Mena funds outperform EM peers

Tough time for hedge funds focused on India
Losses plague India-focused funds

Hedge funds that specifically target the Indian market have faced a difficult operating environment during the last several months, making the universe one of the most volatile in the entire hedge fund industry.

India-focused funds have lost an average of over 11% in the last three months bringing year-to-date (YTD) losses over 15%. In the past three years the group has swung from being the worst to best and back again to the worst-performing hedge fund segment.