GLOBAL - The MSCI composite hedge fund index rose by 1.61% on an asset weighted basis during January this year.
This compares to a 3.12% fall in the MSCI World Equity Index and a rise of 1.43% in the MSCI World Sovereign Debt Index.
Over the year to end of January 2003 the MSCI composite hedge fund index rose by 5.43%.
Most respondents in this week's Pensions Buzz do not think businesses should be able suspend AE contributions if in financial distress.
Former BHS owner Dominic Chappell has lost the appeal against his section 72 conviction and sentence for failing to hand over information to The Pensions Regulator (TPR).
This week's top stories include Marsh and McLennan Companies agreeing to buy JLT, and the home secretary calling for AE to be scrapped in a no-deal Brexit scenario.
Lesley Titcomb says the watchdog wants closer interactions with pension funds to spot problems sooner and act before having to use its more stringent powers