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Barclay’s Hedge Fund Database

Your search for the best hedge funds starts here.
  • 5492 hedge funds
  • Actionable intelligence on holdings, performance, assets, fees and more
  • Unrestricted access to DataFinder Pro, our web-based fund analysis tool
  • Daily updates of monthly returns
  • Email contact information for key principals with biographies, and more
  • 92% average update frequency

*Based on responses to a recent survey conducted
by Andrew + Selikoff Partners

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Top 10 Hedge Funds 2016

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  • In my opinion your database is one of the highest quality databases on hedge funds.
    - Dr. Robert Kosowski | Imperial College London
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    - Jeffrey Schwartz | Principal, Hedgez
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    - Jeffrey Schwartz | Principal, Hedgez
  • This database is one of the cleanest and most accurate...
    - Gary Lynch | MARHedge | Former President and Publisher
  • The quality and detail of the hedge fund data supplied by BarclayHedge ensured the judging process for the Americas Awards 2012 was based on accurate returns. The judging panel particularly appreciated the depth and breadth of the research... .
    - Margie Lindsay | Editor of Hedge Funds Review | Chairwoman of the Judging Panel
  • Based on my experience with the major databases, my colleagues and I agree that the BarclayHedge database is the superior product in the market place today. The data is clean, comprehensive, complete, accurate, and extremely well-organized.
    - Greg N. Gregoriou, PhD | Professor of Finance | State University of New York (Plattsburgh)
Current Data

Daily updates of monthly returns, profiling 5492 Hedge Funds. 92% average update frequency (within 30 days of month end).

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Comprehensive

Information on holdings, performance, assets, fees and more. Includes direct email addresses and key principals with biographies. More than 200 unique fields per fund and well over 500,000 individual monthly data points are refreshed daily and maintain an average update frequency of 92% within 30 days.

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Web-Based Fund Analysis Tool

Your purchase gives you free access to Datafinder Pro, our web-based fund analysis tool. Datafinder Pro makes it easy to create customized rankings that meet your investment objectives. Browse thousands of funds, see live data, create rankings, and more.

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Accuracy

Reported direct from the source; refreshed daily with updated performance and assets, important changes to fund and manager data, and new fund additions.

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Usability

Easily sort and filter any field or combination of fields to compile a selection of funds and managers. Store and use the complete database on your PC. A truly relational database providing fund IDs, manager IDs and both vertical and horizontal monthly data points.

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Compatibility

Choose from Microsoft Excel (spreadsheet) or Access (table) formats. Compatible with most third-party analysis packages such as Backstop, Finlab, Informais, ABC Quant, Markov, Matrix-AIMS, Pertrac, Risk Data, Style Advisor, TAO, and our proprietary MAP format.

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Current Database Snapshot
General
Global Hedge Fund FoF CTA Graveyard Contact
Number of reporting funds 6584 5492 978 1092 18745 27890
Number of reporting management companies 2237 1687 212 550 6671 10492
Number of funds added this month 145 124 22 21 46 145
Number of funds added in previous month 126 114 4 12 78 126
Annual refreshes 24 24 24 24 24 12
Cost (annual subscription) USD 6,000 USD 4,500 USD 2,000 USD 3,000 USD 6,000 USD 4,500
Distribution
Managers domiciled in USA 60.57% 60.58% 55.19% 60.55% 67.59% 61.35%
Managers domiciled in Europe 22.98% 21.52% 33.02% 27.45% 19.11% 19.06%
Managers domiciled in Caribbean 13.72% 15.00% 5.19% 9.82% 9.08% 3.44%
Managers domiciled in Rest of World 2.73% 2.90% 6.60% 2.18% 4.21% 16.14%
Funds domiciled in USA 27.78% 20.87% 16.05% 62.55% 35.86% 31.12%
Funds domiciled in Europe 39.16% 44.46% 51% 12.45% 16.81% 25.81%
Funds domiciled in Caribbean 22.37% 23.78% 26.28% 15.29% 37.14% 29.96%
Funds domiciled in Rest of World 10.69 % 10.89% 6.54% 9.71% 10.19% 13.11%
Fund Update Summary(Real Time)
% of Funds With April Returns 93.73% 93.57% 89.25% 94.45%    
% of Funds With March Returns 98.53% 98.63% 98.98% 98.07%    
Performance Reporting for - April 2017
Funds with positive ROR 71.12% 74.33% 78.67% 56.46%    
Average positive ROR 1.40% 1.35% 0.76% 1.63%    
Funds with negative ROR 28.88% 25.67% 21.33% 43.54%    
Average negative ROR -1.45% -1.36% -0.52% -1.70%    
Average ROR 0.58% 0.66% 0.49% 0.18%    
Highest ROR 30.05% 30.05% 3.92% 16.70%    
Median ROR 0.55% 0.60% 0.45% 0.23%    
Lowest ROR -30.13% -30.13% -3.31% -17.77%    

More Benefits:

Downloadable Data Integrated With Online Reports
Online reports provide users with the most current information in a user friendly format. Use Excel to sort and filter the entire Hedge Fund Database to find funds that match your criteria, then click on fund names and download professional, easy to read, 8 page reports with the most up-to-date information.

For Investors
Enhance and streamline the due diligence process and avoid costly mistakes. Easily sort and filter any field or combination of 104 qualitative and quantitative fields to compile a selection compatible with your objectives. Facilitates in-depth style and sector analysis, portfolio optimization and stress testing. Discloses underlying holdings, portfolio allocations, fees, investment minimums, historic monthly performance and assets, objectives, direct contact information and much more.

For Researchers
Get results quickly. Gain insight into key strategies, tactics and core competencies. Benchmark your fund and strategy or raise assets from pre-qualified managers. Sort, filter and compare any field or combination of fields directly on your PC and export results directly to third-party applications. Key contact persons, job titles, direct emails and accurate data points ensure you get the best return on your subscription investment.

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