Newedge: CTAs Up 2.74% In Oct.

Nov 17 2010 | 4:34pm ET

October was a good month for commodity trading advisers, according to research firm Newedge Group.

The Newedge CTA Index added 2.74% on the month and is up 9.02% on the year. That figure is well ahead of the average hedge fund's returns, according to a series of industry indices.

Trend-followers did best on the month, adding 5.12%. Short-term funds, by contrast, lost 0.49%.


In Depth

Q&A: MackeyRMS's Chris Mackey On A High Tech Fix To Broker Votes

Jun 23 2017 | 8:17pm ET

The looming implementation of the EU’s MiFID II rules regarding research has put...

Lifestyle

CFA Institute To Add Computer Science To Exam Curriculum

May 24 2017 | 9:25pm ET

Starting in 2019, financial industry executives sitting for the coveted Chartered...

Guest Contributor

Steinbrugge: Asia-Focused Hedge Funds Offer Great Opportunities

Jun 23 2017 | 3:33pm ET

Emerging market strategies have outperformed their developed-market peers for five...

 
Error

From the current issue of