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Funds risk a long squeeze in WTI Crude

Wednesday, January 08, 2014

Bailey McCann, Opalesque New York:

Funds have a record net long position in WTI Crude as a percent of total open interests posing a long squeeze risk on correction, according to the latest hedge fund monitor data from Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Research. Funds have reduced their shorts in Natural Gas and Heating Oil as well.

Event Driven and Distressed Credit funds are outperforming the S&P500 on risk adjusted basis. According to the report data from December 2012 to November 2013, Even......................

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