Markets spent most of March on the back foot, as discussions around inflation and higher rates were replaced by new concerns of a potential trade war between the US and China.
The unprecedented and eerie calm of the last two years was finally shattered in February by the sound of breaking glass in the volatility market.
Overall hedge funds had a positive month in January, with losses in the last few days partly blunting what was still a good month across nearly all strategies.
Hedge fund performance in February was quite mixed, with some more acute negative observations primarily in the quantitative space.
Overall, hedge funds had a positive month, with losses in the last few days partly blunting what was still a notable month across nearly all strategies.
The passage of the US tax reform bill posed as a positive catalyst for risk assets and for the USD.
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