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Dec 6 2011 | 12:02pm ET
With a month to go in 2011, a Man Group fund is clinging to its place in the black.
Man's Athena Guaranteed Futures fund fell 0.55% last month. If December proves as cruel as November, Athena will end the year in red: The fund is currently up just 0.5% over the past 12 months.
Athena's November returns are in line with most of its hedge fund peers. Industry indices show the average hedge fund lost between 0.4% and 1.4% on the month.
Aug 25 2014 | 11:21am ET
As many of you know, FINalternatives was recently acquired by the owners of Futures magazine, a firm called The Alpha Pages LLC. Today marks the soft-launch of a new sister site for both publications. As its name suggests, The Alpha Pages will cover all types of alternative investments, going far beyond the more well-known ones such as hedge funds and private equity. Read more…
The twin debacles of MF Global and PFG have damaged the reputation of the futures industry demanding an examination of customer protection rules. New rules are being implemented, which will add cost a...