Barclay Fixed Income Arbitrage Index
The fixed income arbitrageur aims to profit from price anomalies between related interest rate securities. Most managers trade globally with a goal of generating steady returns with low volatility. This category includes interest rate swap arbitrage, US and non-US government bond arbitrage and forward yield curve arbitrage.
The Barclay Fixed Income Arbitrage Index is recalculated and updated real-time on this page as soon as the monthly returns for the underlying funds are recorded. Only funds that provide us with net returns are included in the index calculation. The number of funds that are currently included in the calculations for the most recent months can be found in the footnotes below. Please note that the calculation for the number of funds is time-stamped and that the number of funds will continue to increase until all funds categorized within the sector have reported monthly returns.
|†Estimated performance for November 2013 calculated with reported data from 16 funds.|
|§Estimated performance for October 2013 calculated with reported data from 41 funds.|
|*All estimates and 2013 YTD amounts are calculated with reported data as of December-5-2013 18:25 US CST.|
Past performance is not necessarily indicative of future trading results. The funds represent speculative investments and involve a high degree of risk. An investor could lose all or a substantial portion of his or her investment.