Quants Burned By Euro Whipsaw

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It seems quantitative hedge fund managers are going to have to go back to school, thanks to the European debt crisis.

Commodity trading advisers in June suffered their worst month in seven, losing 3.1% on the month, according to the Newedge CTA Index. Much of the pain came on the last trading day of the month, Friday the 29th.


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