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Hedge funds just had their best year since 2010

Bloomberg.- Hedge funds gained 9.03 percent last year, the best annual performance since a 9.75 percent gain in 2010, led by Long Short Equity funds, and buoyed by the second-longest bull market in the U.S. Last year, 42 percent of all funds notched double-digit gains — the most since since 2013 — and more than double the 17 percent that reported negative returns.

Warnings on correction in Asia, Hong Kong stocks grow louder

Bloomberg.- That’s according to strategists across Wall Street, who say a pullback in Asian equities is imminent. Morgan Stanley is eyeing a “meaningful” dip in the Hang Seng Index within weeks, while Goldman Sachs Group Inc. says the MSCI AC Asia Pacific excluding Japan Index could drop more than 10 percent. Both gauges are enjoying one of their longest bull runs on record, entering its 717th day.