Thursday, 24 July 2014
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Jul 5 2013 | 10:09am ET
The last six weeks have been the worst ever for BlueCrest Capital Management's flagship US$16 billion strategy.
The BlueTrend Fund fell 16.9% between May 17 and June, according to regulatory filings from its listed feeder fund, Reuters reports. That would be the quantitative strategy's worst-ever peak-to-trough loss, costing it roughly US$2.7 billion.
BlueTrend's previous worst peak-to-trough loss was 12.55% in 2006.
With the recent declined, BlueTrend is down 10.9% on the year.
Jul 8 2014 | 10:48am ET
The surge in derivatives regulation is among the most complex challenges facing the financial services industry today. Northern Trust’s Joshua Satten recently spoke with FINalternatives to share insights into the challenges presented by new regulation and explore how the industry is responding. Read more…