Managed Futures


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Managed Futures

In the context of hedge funds, a style of management that focuses on short-term trading in the futures market.
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Gemini Hedge Fund Services, LLC (Gemini Hedge) has partnered with Fort Rock Asset Management LLC (Fort Rock) to launch the investment manager's new business in managed futures, CTAs and currency managers.
Because of the ever-growing demand for alternative investments, and with managed futures as one of the leading choices, we felt this was an opportunistic time to expand our message and expertise," said Richard Singer, Managing Director and Chief Investment Officer of Triton.
Kevin Munro, Westland Commodities' Global Head for Managed Futures Division said: “This is indeed a thrilling addition to our managed futures and alternative investment program, and definitely part of a new movement, to an essentially overlooked asset class, the managed futures.
Managed futures have been used successfully by investment managers for more than 30 years.
Frontier said the fund is designed to offer investors an efficient method of accessing Managed Futures, and is the second alternative investment fund established by Frontier, following FrontEdge Global Hedge Fund which launched in 2009.
Co Expected local resurgence in managed futures fund investmentCo Managed futures win favour with investors
They allocated a relatively modest $100 million to managed futures.
CTA Intelligence is a subscription-only monthly publication published by Pageant Media, focused on the key issues and commercial opportunities for professionals working in the commodity trading advisor (CTA) and managed futures space.
Roy Turpin, Bridgestone Global Partners' Global Head for Marketing and Sales Division, is given full responsibility in creating, implementing and advancing best trading strategies and supervising clients who have managed futures accounts.
Berkowitz points out that major pension plan sponsors, such as the State of Virginia, the City of Detroit and Eastman Kodak Company have added managed futures to their asset mixes.
What percentage of the investment portfolio should a given investor allocate to Managed Futures, if any?
NLFT II: Longboard Managed Futures Strategy Fund- Class I

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