Event driven funds have historically generated the highest total returns of the main hedge fund strategy groups. They have also seen the highest net inflows of any strategy over the past decade. However, enthusiasm for these funds is tempered by concerns over what truly drives the returns.
Event driven funds seek profits from potential mispricings in various securities related to specific corporate events such as bankruptcies, restructurings or mergers and acquisitions (M&A).
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