Updated about 24 hours ago

Strategy Research: Event Driven Strategies

In this research report we build upon our existing classification framework, which segments the broader Event Driven landscape into three sub-strategies, and examine the universe in greater detail, while also identifying more granular trends in performance and flows.

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Updated 18 days ago

Opportunities in Absolute Return Credit

For many allocators, long-only credit is an important building block in their portfolios making alternative credit a natural area of interest. However given the huge diversity in funds and approaches, it can be a daunting task to make sense of this corner of the universe. 

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Updated about 2 months ago

Alternative UCITS Quarterly Report: Q2 2020

Total AUM in the alternative UCITS increased to £204bn in Q2 (+£7bn), bucking the prolonged negative trend of quarterly contractions. The rise in AUM was largely performance driven, with the AH Global Index rebounding 3.8% during the quarter.            

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UCITS Universe AUM

30 June 2020
£203.8b -15% YOY


Funds AUM
Equity Long / Short 188 33%
Credit 89 16%
Multi Strategy 75 13%
Market Neutral 73 13%
Macro 72 13%
Managed Futures 48 9%
Multi Asset 37 7%
Event Driven 36 6%
Volatility Arbitrage 15 3%
FX 7 1%
Commodities 5 1%
Macro £43.4b 22%
Multi Asset £38.5b 19%
Equity Long / Short £32.1b 16%
Credit £31.1b 16%
Multi Strategy £20.7b 10%
Market Neutral £14.9b 7%
Event Driven £10.7b 5%
Managed Futures £5.8b 3%
Volatility Arbitrage £4.1b 2%
FX £613m 0%
Commodities £338m 0%

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