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The latest report from Eurekahedge tells us that Asia-focused strategies in the hedge fund universe are showing the wear and tear of the US/China trade dispute. The Eurekahedge Greater China Hedge Fund Index shows losses of 8.16% through the first nine months of the year. The Eurekahedge commentary observes that the People’s Bank of China decided to reduce its reserve requirements in early October in a bid to improve liquidity. The table below indicates both the performance-based gains and losses, and the net inflow, of hedge funds in September broken down by geographical mandate. All figures are in US$ billions.