Tue, Jul 7, 2015
A A A
Welcome Guest
Free Trial RSS
Get FREE trial access to our award winning publications
Opalesque Futures Intelligence

Top Ten: Best performing small CTAs for July.

Monday, September 14, 2009

We feature different top managers in every issue.

There is some evidence that trend followers are starting to do better, but on the whole commodity trading advisors are still in the red as far as one can tell from indices. Yet some are doing very well. The CTAs below manage less than $10 million in assets; that may be a factor in their strong returns. They've certainly done better than larger advisors.

This data is from Managed Account Research Inc., which has added new CTAs.

Less Than $10 M. Best Performers in July

Ranked by Compounded Annual Return

Manager and Program                      July Return                           

Global Wealth Analytics                       11.04%
Global Wealth Class B

Kinkopf Capital Mgmt                         8.28%
S&P Managed Acct.

Kingdom Trading LLC                         7.20%
Short Option Program

Wichler Group Inc.                               6.14%
Reversal

White Indian Trading Company Ltd.     6.08%
STAIRS

NewFinance Capital                             5.14%
MMR Systematic Commodities

SMI Management & Research LLC      4.75%
SMI S&P 500 Futures

Level III Trading                                   4.00%
Level III Program

Tzanetatos Capital Mgmt                      3.37%
Global Titan Original

MAD Group Investments                      3.28%
Standard Growth



 
This article was published in Opalesque Futures Intelligence.
Opalesque Futures Intelligence
Opalesque Futures Intelligence
Opalesque Futures Intelligence
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. Opalesque Exclusive: New systematic strategy managed alongside research firm outperforms S&P500[more]

    Benedicte Gravrand, Opalesque Geneva for New Managers: An emerging CTA manager explains how he runs his strategy, which is based on an index produced by a research firm. Peter Turk is head of

  2. Opalesque Exclusive: New systematic strategy embraces machine learning[more]

    Benedicte Gravrand, Opalesque Geneva for New Managers: The founder of a New York-based systematic trading firm, which offers a hybrid between alpha strategies and alternative feta at lower fees, describes his approa

  3. Larry Robbins' hedge fund Glenview buys 1m Tenet Healthcare shares[more]

    Komfie Manalo, Opalesque Asia: Glenview Capital Management said it bought an additional 979,482 shares at Tenet Healthcare Corp valued at $53.80 million, raising its stakes in the healthcare services company to 15.16%, reported

  4. Legal - Grayson’s hedge funds under scrutiny for possible ethics violations, Court rejects hedge fund’s motion to block merger of Samsung affiliates[more]

    Grayson’s hedge funds under scrutiny for possible ethics violations From Freebeacon.com: Rep. Alan Grayson is finding himself in hot water over managing hedge funds that bear his name, actions that are in possible violation of House ethics rules. Sitting members of Congress are prohibite

  5. Hedge funds decline in June as stocks tumble on Greek woes[more]

    From Bloomberg.com: Hedge funds posted losses across strategies last month as uncertainty over whether Greece will remain in the euro sent global stock markets tumbling. Winton Capital Management declined about 3.1 percent in June in its $12.1 billion Winton Futures Fund, leaving it down 1.9 percent

banner