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Nilsson Hedge provides a free CTA/Managed Futures and Hedge Fund database. The vast majority of the database covers CTA or Managed Futures Managers, using a variety of styles and strategies. In addition, NilssonHedge offers supplemental coverage of a number of Long/Short Equity Managers, Fixed Income Strategy, and Multi Strategy hedge funds.

The estimated MTD performance for Hedge Funds is 4.7% taking the YTD number to 12.4%. The estimated MTD performance for CTAs is 1.8% taking the YTD number to 5.2%. We note that this is an estimate for reporting funds, and that better performing funds typically report early. These estimates do not include funds that have stopped reporting. For the survivorship adjusted number, we would like to direct you to the NilssonHedge indices at

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The Database contains 1976 different managers, representing 3626 different investment strategies. For the current reporting month, 1460 managers have reported returns. For the prior month, we have 1616 live managers. In terms of CTAs, for the current reporting month, 574 CTA programs have reported returns. For the prior month, we have 683 live programs.In total, the database contains 26163 years of manager data. We cover 382 bn of Assets in the Hedge Fund space. Out of which 199 bn of Assets in CTA/Managed Futures managers.

Over the last three calendar months, we have added 177 new strategies to the database.

Database overview, including graveyard: Number of CTA Strategies: 2409 Number of Equity Long Short Strategies: 316 Number of Market Neutral Strategies: 107 Number of Event Driven Strategies: 51 Number of Fixed Income Strategies: 120 Number of Crypto Strategies: 180 Number of Asset Allocation Strategies: 124 Number of Risk Premia Strategies: 46

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This text is auto-generated and may contain mistakes. Past performance is not indicative of future results