Broadly constructed indices designed to capture the breadth of hedge fund performance trends across all strategies and regions.


Daily indices utilizing a rigorous quantitative selection process to represent the larger hedge fund universe.

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Monthly indices designed to reflect the performance of the universe of risk parity managers in the industry.


Euro-denominated performance benchmarks comprised of hedge funds compliant with established UCITS guidelines.


Indices based on an optimized composition of liquid positions indicative of HFR's representative hedge fund universe.

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Indices are comprised of funds investing in cryptocurrency and distributed ledger technologies.


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Access our detailed database of thousands of hedge funds, fund of funds and managed futures investment products. Research Alternative UCITS funds and U.S. Liquid Alternatives. Analyze HFR Index constituents

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Conduct long term studies on liquidated and non-reporting hedge funds. The HFR Dead Funds Database is the essential guide to over 16,000 alternative investment products that have liquidated or otherwise ceased reporting.

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An essential guide for institutional investors and alternative asset managers, the HFR Global Hedge Fund Industry Report provides detailed information on current hedge fund trends and historical data.

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HFR Market Microstructure Hedge Fund Industry Reports provide an extensive and sophisticated cross-sectional analysis of the hedge fund industry.

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Covering one of the fastest growing areas of the hedge fund industry, the HFR Asian Hedge Fund Industry Report provides exceptional region-specific analysis.

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Resourceful investment managers watch for rewarding opportunities in emerging markets. This HFR Industry Report provides analysis of the world of emerging market hedge funds.

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HFR Report - Global - Identify New Opportunities for Investment

HFR Report - Global - Identify New Opportunities for Investment

Identify New Trends and Opportunities

Get a quick view of the current state and historical trends of the alternative investment industry. With over 150 full-color charts, this report is a "must have" item for institutional investors.

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HFR Report - Global - In the Press

HFR Report - Global - In the Press


Highest inflows since 2Q15 drive assets to record $3.2 trillion; Technology, Healthcare, Emerging Markets lead HFRI gains

CHICAGO, (January 19, 2018) – Hedge funds concluded 2017 with the strongest capital inflows since 2Q15 driving total assets to new record, while completing the first performance year without a monthly decline since 2003. Total hedge fund industry capital increased by $59 billion to $3.21 trillion, the sixth consecutive quarterly record for total industry capital, according to the latest HFR Global Hedge Fund Industry Report, released today by HFR®, the established global leader in the indexation, analysis and research of the global hedge fund industry. Investors allocated $6.9 billion of new capital to hedge funds in 4Q17, the highest quarterly inflows since 2Q15, bringing total 2017 inflows to $9.8 billion. December marked the fourteenth consecutive monthly advance of the HFRI Fund Weighted Composite Index®, which gained +8.7 percent in 2017, the strongest calendar year return since 2013.

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HFR Report - Global - Everything Investors Need to Know, All In One Report

HFR Report - Global - Everything Investors Need to Know, All In One Report

Everything Investors Need to Know, All In One Report

A comprehensive collection of data-driven insights including estimated total assets, performance asset flows and net investor asset flows. HFR provides detailed estimates for the overall industry and by strategy and region.

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