Asset Flows Update

The Eurekahedge Hedge Fund Index was down 0.05% in October 2020, outperforming the global equity market as represented by the MSCI ACWI (Local), which lost 2.29% over the same period. The reimposition of national lockdowns across Europe, uncertainty in the outcome of the US presidential election, and the breakdown in US fiscal stimulus talks, resulted in the negative performance of global equities during the month. The acceleration of daily COVID-19 cases in Europe forced the authorities to reimpose restrictive measures to curb the increasing number of new infections, which acted as a headwind to the performance of the equity market in the region.

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