Asset Flows Update

The Eurekahedge Hedge Fund Index was up 1.38% in June, supported by the strong performance of the global equity market as represented by the MSCI ACWI IMI (Local), which returned 2.70% over the same month. The resumption of the economic activity of most countries, particularly in Europe and the US combined with an upbeat macroeconomic data, boosted market optimism towards a faster-than-expected recovery of the global economy from the crisis, which provided support to the performance of risk assets. In the US, strong labour data was recorded, particularly the nonfarm payroll that beat the market expectation by a substantial margin, acted as a tailwind to the performance in the region's equity market.

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