Performance Preview – March 2021


As March is drawing to a close, using the NilssonHedge Daily Indices, we can now give an indication of the likely performance of several strategies. Crypto Strategies are the likely winner for the month (but given volatility this could easily change) with indicative results of +8% for March. Given the extraordinary volatility of Digital Assets, … Continue reading Performance Preview – March 2021

Introducing the Data Explorer


We have been working hard to create a visual interface for the database so that users can quickly explore the wealth of data that is contained here. To facilitate those quick takes on the underlying managers, we have built a Data Explorer and we are now opening it up to the public. This interface allows … Continue reading Introducing the Data Explorer

Database Update – Index Special


NilssonHedge provides a set of Hedge Fund performance barometers, ranging from the traditional CTA indices to tracking novel strategies such as Crypto managers. Our indices are transparent and are formed at the beginning of each year, based on managers in the database at that particular point in time. They are not backfilled and gives an … Continue reading Database Update – Index Special

Database Updated – 77% Complete


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 … Continue reading Database Updated – 77% Complete

Flash Estimates February


Across Hedge funds, we see strong results for February. While Crypto Strategies continued to do exceedingly well, the median estimate for most strategies recorded positive gains. The estimated MTD performance for Hedge Funds (including Crypto Trading Strategies) is 4.4% taking the YTD number to 6.9%. The estimated MTD performance for Hedge Funds (excluding Crypto Trading … Continue reading Flash Estimates February