Mon, Dec 5, 2016
A A A
Welcome Guest
Free Trial RSS
Get FREE trial access to our award winning publications
Opalesque Futures Intelligence

Top Ten: Global trend hedge funds from the Morningstar database.

Friday, April 09, 2010

Global Trend Hedge Funds

 

We had not featured Morningstar rankings but heard from some commodity trading advisors that they were ranked by Morningstar. So we decided to look into the matter.

 

The Morningstar class that covers managed futures is global trend hedge funds, defined as strategies that profit from momentum or price trends in currencies, interest rates, stocks and commodities. In the index system, trend and non-trend funds are the two components of the global index.

 

Below are the top global trend hedge funds by 12-month return through the end of February 2010. Some managers had two funds with similar returns in the Morningstar ranking. We’ve including only one fund per manager.

 

Name                                                              12-month return        Inception       

 

CKP Masters Aggressive Program                 240.19%                      1/11/2008

 

BTR Strategic Growth Fund                          220.66%                      2/2/2009

 

Acer Cube Acc                                               151.32%                      5/5/1993

 

AIS Gold Fund LP                                         135.72%                      12/31/2002

 

Gerbino Gold Group LLC                              123%                           6/3/1996

 

Bayou City Capital LP                                   116.42%                      1/3/2001

 

AIS MAAP Leveraged 3x - 6x Inc Net         101.7%                        7/1/1992

 

Ardsley Offshore Fund Ltd Class A              94.88%                        4/3/1989

 

Enter Maximal Inc                                          80.21%                        2/5/2007

 

Nisswa Fund Ltd.                                           72.12%                        6/3/2002



 
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. M&A - AllianzGI to acquire Sound Harbor Partners, SS&C completes acquisition of Wells Fargo's Global Fund Services business[more]

    AllianzGI to acquire Sound Harbor Partners Allianz Global Investors (AllianzGI), an active investment manager, announced that Sound Harbor Partners, a US private credit manager led by Michael Zupon and Dean Criares, have agreed to join its fast-growing Private Debt Platform. Under the te

  2. Europe - UK investors to pay more tax on money in offshore funds, Do you want to hand your money to super-algo or a Swiss banker?[more]

    UK investors to pay more tax on money in offshore funds From FT.com: Hedge funds in Dublin and Luxembourg are set to be hit by new rules that will force UK investors to pay more tax on the money they hold in offshore funds. As part of the government’s Autumn Statement on the country’s fi

  3. Hunt for yield pushes more investors into riskier assets[more]

    From FT.com: Pension funds and insurance companies have increasingly embraced riskier assets in their hunt for higher returns over the past five years. Alternative assets such as property, infrastructure, private equity and hedge funds have been bought up by institutional investors in a world where

  4. People - Nectar Financial hires senior investment team, Texas A&M replaces retiring foundation investment chief, Ex-Cadwalader partner Woolery makes another sudden exit, How to become a Python coder at a top hedge fund, by the co-CTO of Man AHL[more]

    Nectar Financial hires senior investment team Nectar Financial AG, a Swiss financial technology company for wealth and asset management, has announced that it has hired two key senior leaders to spearhead its digital asset management efforts. The company also announced that it has entere

  5. Activist News - Cognizant has introductory discussion with activist investor Elliott; to review letter, Starboard Value makes huge investment in Hewlett Packard, Hedge fund calls for removal of First NBC Bank CEO[more]

    Cognizant has introductory discussion with activist investor Elliott; to review letter From Indiatimes.com: Cognizant said it had an introductory discussion with Elliott Management after receiving the activist hedge fund's letter asking for a board shakeup, a buyback, a dividend and chan