Investors Continue to Pour Money into Hedge Funds

November 19, 2002 ( - Hedge funds continued to be a popular investment alternative during the third quarter with a net $6.8 billion inflow.

Tremont’s TASS Research said total net assets flowing into hedge funds year-to-date through September was about $17 billion.

In its quarterly analysis of industry fund flows, Tremont’s TASS Research found that investors continued to favor (with third quarter inflows):

  • Long/Short Equity, $2.1 billion net inflow
  • Event Driven strategies, $1.7 billion net inflow
  • Fixed Income Arbitrage, $1.1 billion net inflow.