Below is an interesting article about Hedge Funds underperforming in 2013. It has been an interesting year thus far with a buoyant equity market, and hedge fund short positions are likely hurting quite a bit. There are a lot of really overvalued securities in my estimation, which have gone up quite a bit, burning shorts’ quite badly. I’d expect hedge funds to do better in a more normal and choppy environment.
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