Wednesday, July 8, 2009

Hedge Fund Performance Since '02

Monday we took a look at performance of the various hedge fund strategies for June and YTD 2009. Below is a chart showing performance going back to 2002 (all the data I could find).

While these returns on an absolute basis are not exceptional, they do dwarf equity returns over that same time frame.

Maybe you do get what you pay for?

Source: Barclay Group