Hedge fund managers, many of which had a stellar 2020, have reported significant upswings in returns and confidence as some industry observers believe that the sector has had its best first half performance since 1999.
According to figures compiled by HSBC, the world’s top performing strategies ranged from 80%-plus to just over 20% in the first five plus months of 2021. If the investment performance holds for the rest of the year, hedge funds as a whole are set to substantially gain where they have been for the past decade.
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