Newedge’s CTA Index UP Over 11% YTD

Dec 5 2008 | 12:05pm ET

The latest numbers from Newedge’s Short-Term Traders and CTA Indices continue to paint a rosy picture for the managed futures industry.
 
The AlternativeEdge Short-Term Traders Index finished the month of November up 0.88% (12.916% year-to-date) and the Newedge CTA Index gained 2.03% last month (11.19% YTD).

“CTAs have continued to exhibit strong performance this year using extremely liquid, exchange traded instruments,” said Brian Walls, chairman of the Newedge Index Committee.


In Depth

GSAM's Papagiannis: Liquid Alternatives For The Long Run

Apr 21 2017 | 8:44pm ET

Interest in liquid alternatives cooled a bit last year amid a broad shift in investor...

Lifestyle

Aston Martin Returns To Debt Market As DB11 Drives Turnaround

Mar 31 2017 | 5:21pm ET

James Bond’s preferred carmaker is returning to the public debt markets for the...

Guest Contributor

Debunking Conventional Investment Wisdom (Part II)

Apr 17 2017 | 5:56pm ET

The alternative investment industry is currently replete with buzzwords around data...

 

From the current issue of