Close Close
Popular Financial Topics Discover relevant content from across the suite of ALM legal publications From the Industry More content from ThinkAdvisor and select sponsors Investment Advisor Issue Gallery Read digital editions of Investment Advisor Magazine Tax Facts Get clear, current, and reliable answers to pressing tax questions
Luminaries Awards

Portfolio > Alternative Investments > Hedge Funds

Dow Jones Launches Long/Short U.S. Benchmark

Your article was successfully shared with the contacts you provided.

NEW YORK (–Dow Jones Hedge Fund Indexes Inc. on Tuesday [Nov. 2] began publishing its new long/short U.S. equity hedge fund benchmark, the Dow Jones Hedge Fund Equity Long/Short U.S. Strategy Benchmark.

The new benchmark is the sixth hedge fund index to be assembled by Dow Jones. The other five cover distressed securities, event-driven strategies, convertible arbitrage, merger arbitrage and equity market neutral. According to a statement from Dow Jones, the components within each strategy share similar return sources.

Dow Jones had announced in September that it would begin publishing the equity long/short benchmark.

The long/short equity index comprises hedge fund managers Bedford Oak Advisors LLC, Mt. Kisco, N.Y.; CapitalWorks Investment Partners, San Diego; DG Capital Management Inc., Boston; GRT Capital Partners LLC, Boston; Sterling Johnston Capital Management LP, San Francisco; and Whiteford Advisors LLC, Garden City, N.Y.

[email protected]

Contact Bob Keane with questions or comments at: [email protected].


© 2024 ALM Global, LLC, All Rights Reserved. Request academic re-use from All other uses, submit a request to [email protected]. For more information visit Asset & Logo Licensing.