January 11, 2006

Hedge Fund Returns

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Mon Jan 9, 2006 12:42 PM GMT
Stocks eclipsed hedge fund returns in 2005
Hedge fund returns averaged 3.75 percent last year compared with 13.74 percent for the MSCI index of world stocks and 6.78 percent for the Lehman global bond index, Edhec said in a research note last week.

Mon Jan 9, 2006 5:16 PM ET
Hedge funds deliver gains in 2005, beat stocks
The average hedge fund returned 9.18 percent last year, according to data published by Chicago-based Hedge Fund Research Inc.
the funds handily beat the broader stock market where the Standard & Poor's 500 index returned 3 percent in 2005.
Reuters.com Posted by Martin Sewell at January 11, 2006 1:05 PM