Tue, Feb 28, 2017
A A A
Welcome Guest
Free Trial RSS
Get FREE trial access to our award winning publications
Alternative Market Briefing

Tiberius commodity funds started 2013 with mixed results

Tuesday, February 19, 2013

From Komfie Manalo, Opalesque Asia:

Swiss commodity hedge fund manager Tiberius Asset Management AG started 2013 with mixed results. But its flagship funds were in positive territory over January.

Tiberius’ Commodity Alpha OP (USD) was up 2.24%, Tiberius Active Commodity OP (USD) gained 3.22% and Tiberius X-Line - Commodity Timing Long 0-100 Index Fund (USD) was up 2.51% last month.

But the other four Tiberius funds, the Tiberius Absolute Return Commodity OP (EUR) (-0.30%), Magma Global Macro Strategy (USD) (-0.48%), Tiberius InterBond OP (EUR ) (-3.35%), and the Tiberius EuroBond OP (EUR) (-1.27%) were all in the negative for the same month.

In its monthly market commentary, Tiberius said 2013 started on a positive note after the U.S. managed to find a last minute resolution to the fiscal cliff and Republicans later in the month decided to give the Obama government more breathing room on debt ceiling discussions.

"In Europe, no news was good news as Germany’s business climate improved for the third time in a row raising hopes that the worst is over for the Eurozone. China managed to silence the last hard landing advocates standing by printing a marginally better than expected GDP number. Japan’s new Prime Minister Abe’s monetary and fiscal stimulus plans sent stocks to a 33 month high and the JPY weakening to l......................

To view our full article Click here

Today's Exclusives Today's Other Voices More Exclusives
Previous Opalesque Exclusives                                  
More Other Voices
Previous Other Voices                                               
Access Alternative Market Briefing

 



  • Top Forwarded
  • Top Tracked
  • Top Searched
  1. Institutional investors plan to raise allocations to alternative assets in 2017[more]

    Komfie Manalo, Opalesque Asia: A survey by Context Summits Miami showed that nearly 72% of institutional investors and family offices plan to raise their allocations to alternative asset managers this year, suggesting continued strong demand for the industry. "As many large, brand name f

  2. Comment - Mortgages, mergers and hedge fund fees, Fairholme's Berkowitz responds to court ruling against hedge fund suits of Fannie Mae[more]

    Mortgages, mergers and hedge fund fees From Bloomberg.com: Yesterday the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit handed down an odd decision in a lawsuit over the government's nationalization of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. The key issue is what's called the "Third Amendment," the 2012

  3. Investing - Hedge funds continue to chase the herd in record Momentum wager, Marshall Wace bets grocer Sainsbury may need rights offering, Hedge fund net exposure has started to retreat, David Tepper's Appaloosa fund makes a huge buy, The 10,000-mile journey to Short Australia, Skeptical hedge fund investors grill Evan Spiegel about Snap's I.P.O.[more]

    Hedge funds continue to chase the herd in record Momentum wager From Bloomberg.com: Hedge funds can't get enough of momentum - even if it means embracing an investing strategy they hate. Loosely defined as betting on shares that went up the fastest over the preceding nine-to-12 months, h

  4. Opalesque Exclusive: Swiss investors take fund seeding and acceleration into their own hands[more]

    Benedicte Gravrand, Opalesque Geneva: Banque Bonhote, a 200-year old Swiss private bank, last year launched a community of investors - heads of Swiss family and advisory offices and wealth managers - with the aim of co-investing in the kind of managers they wanted to invest in, either by way of s

  5. K2 Advisors : Why We Like Activist Hedge Fund Strategies and Some Thoughts on Alpha[more]

    Matthias Knab, Opalesque: Rob Christian, Senior Managing Director, Head of Research K2 Advisors, Franklin Templeton Solutions, writes on Harvest Exchange: When d