Jul 15 2013 | 5:15am ET
The historical record on the benefits of managed futures investing is indisputable, but some advisors are understandably skittish. The strategy has, after all, suffered negative calendar-year performance in three of the past four years. But, according to Altegris Advisors' Matt Osborne, an examination of market behavior over the past 20-plus years may help to put the recent performance of managed futures into perspective, and provide investors with some comfort that current returns are not somehow a proverbial new normal.
Feb 3 2014 | 9:27am ET
In recognition of his extraordinary dedication to philanthropy, Marathon Asset Management’s Bruce Richards will be presented with the Award for Caring during the 16th Annual New York Open Your Heart to the Children Benefit, which takes place on Thursday, March 6. The gala, the largest gathering that Hedge Funds Care/Help For Children holds worldwide, will bring together 1,000 hedge fund executives to raise funds to help prevent and treat child abuse in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. Read more…