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Top Ten: Best year-to-date performers

Wednesday, November 04, 2009


We feature different top managers in every issue.

This lineup is from, a database containing about 550 commodity trading advisor programs with combined assets of over $42 billion. We thank Pavel Topol for providing the information.

The year-to-date returns are as of September.

Manager and Program                                                             YTD Return                                     Inception

CKP Financial Associates AG
CKP Masters Program, Aggressive Version                                 136.8%                                         01/2009

Lindakivi Capital Management
Theseus (Prop.)                                                                             56.7%                                          01/2005

Treasury Management Services, Inc.
Triad Trading Fund                                                                         56.2%                                         01/1995

Carter Road LLC
Options Overlay                                                                             52.3%                                          01/2003

Michael J Frischmeyer
Managed Account Program                                                             51.1%                                         01/1985

Taylor Growth Company
Taylor Growth Co. Proprietary Account                                         47.5%                                          05/2008

Dranger Capital Management, LLC
Ascent                                                                                           43.8%                                          10/2008

Quantitative Investment Management LLC
Quantitative Global Fund (3X)                                                        43.7%                                          06/2005

EuroCapital Management LLC
Eurofin                                                                                            42.9%                                         08/1997

Kinkopf Capital Management, LLC
Managed Accounts                                                                         40.9%                                         01/2007

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