The Dow Jones Credit Suisse Hedge Fund Index Finished Up 0.24% in February

  The Dow Jones Credit Suisse Hedge Fund Index Finished Up 0.24% in February

PR Newswire

NEW YORK, March 15, 2013

NEW YORK, March 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Dow Jones Credit Suisse Hedge
Fund Index (the "Broad Index") finished up 0.24% for the month of February.

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Performance for the Broad Index and its 10 sub-strategies is calculated
monthly. January, February and YTD 2013 performance numbers are listed below
and are available at

Index                          Feb-13 Jan-13 YTD 2013
Broad Index                    0.24%  2.07%  2.31%
Convertible Arbitrage          -0.07% 2.01%  1.94%
Dedicated Short Bias           -1.65% -5.22% -6.79%
Emerging Markets               0.49%  3.45%  3.96%
Equity Market Neutral          -1.28% 1.99%  0.69%
Event Driven                   0.46%  2.15%  2.61%
 Distressed                  1.04%  1.69%  2.74%
 Event Driven Multi-Strategy 0.19%  2.39%  2.58%
 Risk Arbitrage              -0.06% -0.03% -0.09%
Fixed Income Arbitrage         0.49%  1.06%  1.55%
Global Macro                   0.29%  0.88%  1.18%
Long/Short Equity              0.12%  3.54%  3.67%
Managed Futures                -0.77% 2.67%  1.88%
Multi-Strategy                 0.38%  2.07%  2.46%

The following funds were dropped from the Dow Jones Credit Suisse Hedge Fund
Index in February: AdvantHedge Master Fund LP, Copia Market Neutral, CTC
Master Fund, Ltd., GLC Gestalt Europe Fund Ltd, Halcyon Structured
Opportunities Investors LP., QFS Global Macro Program, RAB Europe Fund, Storie
Partners L.P., and Vision Hybrid Fund.

There were no funds added to the Dow Jones Credit Suisse Hedge Fund Index in

The Dow Jones Credit Suisse family of hedge fund indexes includes:

1.The Dow Jones Credit Suisse Hedge Fund Index, an asset-weighted benchmark
    that seeks to measure hedge fund performance and provide the most accurate
    representation of the hedge fund universe.
2.The Dow Jones Credit Suisse Core Hedge Fund Index, an investable,
    asset-weighted hedge fund index that seeks to provide broad representation
    of the liquid, investable hedge fund universe with limited platform bias.
    The index reflects the performance of managed accounts and other regulated
    fund structures sourced from across a range of platforms.
3.The Dow Jones Credit Suisse AllHedge Index, an investable index comprised
    of all 10 Dow Jones Credit Suisse AllHedge Strategy Indexes weighted
    according to the sector weights of the Broad Index.
4.The Dow Jones Credit Suisse Blue Chip Hedge Fund Index, an investable
    index comprised of 60 of the largest funds across the 10 style-based
    sectors in the Broad Index.
5.The Dow Jones Credit Suisse LEA Hedge Fund Index, an asset-weighted,
    composite index which provides insight into three specific regions of the
    emerging markets hedge fund universe (Latin America, EEMEA (Emerging
    Europe, Middle East and Africa) and Asia).

Additional information about the Dow Jones Credit Suisse Hedge Fund Indexes --
including research, fund performance and constituent fund information -- can
be found at

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