Tuesday, 30 September 2014
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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.
Sep 22 2014 | 4:15pm ET
"I tell people that everybody likes good news and so if you have good performance that’s wonderful,” explains Mike McKitish of Peddie School's endowment, “but it’s the people that want to talk about the bad news or where they drifted and how they came back and how they stayed to their discipline…” that he wants to hear from. Read more…
Sep 30 2014 | 9:29am ET
The crisp Autumnal days of October are upon us, and so are a few of the hedge fund industry’s favorite charitable events. If you have never been to Rocktoberfest, well, you are missing out. And for a quieter evening of sipping and socializing, stop by HFC’s Wine Soiree. Read more…
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