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Oct 4 2013 | 11:00am ET
Winton Capital Management's second-ever annual loss put a big dent into its profits last year.
The London-based quantitative hedge fund posted earnings after taxes of £58.6 million (US$95.1 million) in 2012, down 64% from 2011's £162 million. The firm's revenues fell 45% to £193 million on lower performance fees, as its flagship Futures Fund fell 3.5%—its second down year since its debut in 1997.
The US$9.8 billion fund has bounced back somewhat this year, rising 3.5%.
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…
Commodities/Futures magazine launched at the precipice of a revolution in the futures industry—really a revolution in the idea of risk management—that would move it from a small niche industry to ...