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Hedge Funds vs. Listed Equities

  • ,  Senior Investment Writer |
  • 04 Dec 2023

hedge funds vs. equities

Are hedge funds beating the public equity markets?

Data on hedge fund performance is, at best, mixed. And it is often not positive, with a clear concentration of high returns in a small number of hedge funds evident. What about the rest? Can they still deliver above market returns? This collection of insights offers the latest thoughts on hedge funds and listed equities to help allocators answer this question.


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