Tue, Sep 1, 2015
A A A
Welcome Guest
Free Trial RSS
Get FREE trial access to our award winning publications
Opalesque Futures Intelligence

Top Ten: A gold trading program leads these year-to-date winners.

Monday, September 20, 2010

Year-To-Date Winners Have Diverse Strategies

This list is from the database of Integrated Capital Solutions. The ranking is of year-to-date returns through July.

Some of these programs are available only to investors who meet the financial requirements for Qualified Eligible Persons as describe in CFTC regulation 4.7.

The Sterling Ratio uses annual drawdown to measure risk-adjusted return.
 

Investment

Return

Sterling Ratio

AFB, Forty Eighters Gold

25.90%

1.21

Valhalla, NSK 

25.90%

5.31

Postrock Capital, Meat/Ag spread

25.48%

0.55

Crescent Bay, Balanced Volatility

24.42%

0.57

Clarke, Worldwide

19.13%

1.33

GTA Group, FX Trading

18.57%

0.81

Tanyard Creek, Livestock

18.23%

3.95

Dighton, Swiss Futures

16.16%

0.60

FCI, Option Selling

15.52%

0.17

Pardo Capital, XT-99

14.70%

0.49



 
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. Activist News - Carl Icahn has snapped up a huge stake in Freeport-McMoRan, and the stock is ripping, Meet Europe's best activist investor[more]

    Carl Icahn has snapped up a huge stake in Freeport-McMoRan, and the stock is ripping From Businessinsider.com: Carl Icahn has picked his next target: Freeport-McMoRan. Icahn and a group of other investors have snapped up an 8.46% stake in mining company Freeport-McMoRan, according to a j

  2. North America - Hedge fund manager Ray Dalio’s challenge to the Fed[more]

    From Newyorker.com: For some reason, Janet Yellen, the chair of the Federal Reserve, decided to skip this year’s annual Fed conference in Jackson Hole, where monetary policymakers from the United States and abroad get together with some prominent academics to discuss the big issues of the moment. Th

  3. Opalesque Exclusive: Credit-focused hedge fund Numen Capital expects more volatility in Europe in coming months[more]

    Benedicte Gravrand, Opalesque Geneva: A London-based hedge fund, which has just hired two emerging managers, is cautious on Europe. Vassilis Paschopoulos and former Lehman’s colleague Nikos Kargadouris, launched a London-based credit-focused hedge fund called

  4. Performance - Hedge funds bruised by stocks’ meltdown, Capstone’s volatility hedge fund is having a monster month thanks to market mayhem[more]

    Hedge funds bruised by stocks’ meltdown From WSJ.com: Hedge-fund managers like to promise their investors protection from market swings. In the recent stock swoon, many were caught off guard. Billionaire managers such as Leon Cooperman, Raymond Dalio and Daniel Loeb are deeply in the red

  5. Opalesque Exclusive: Foundation returns slide, but commitment to alternatives remains[more]

    Bailey McCann, Opalesque New York: Private and community foundations posted returns of 6.1 percent for the 2014 fiscal year (January 1 – December 31, 2014), down from the 15.6 percent return reported for FY2013, according to the latest Council on Foundations–Commonfund Study of Investment of End

banner