26 August 2021 - Hedge funds continue to deliver positive returns for investors this year, with another strong quarter for performance in Q2.
Following an average gain of 2.75% in Q1, all the strategies and AUA categories Citco administers delivered positive returns in the second quarter, with an overall 6% weighted average return. Within that, commodities was the best performing category, with a weighted average return of 8.33% for the quarter, while Global Macro – which delivered the lowest returns for the quarter – still achieved a 1.34% return.
In total over the quarter, 82.03% of funds delivered a positive annual return versus 73.4% in Q1.
These are the insights from Citco’s Hedge Fund report for Q2 2021, offering detailed metrics on hedge fund performance, trade volumes, treasury volumes and investor flows.