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Stock market performance

It has been a taxing year for the hedge fund community. Of the 13 strategies that make up the Credit Suisse/Tremont hedge fund indexes, only five have chalked up positive returns year-to-date.

Of course, there's plenty of debate as to how far the various indexes accurately track the returns of the hedge fund industry as a whole. Also, many hedge fund strategies have outperformed the major equity indexes - the S&P 500 index, for example, has dropped around 6% between the start of the year and May

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