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The Plenum Specialized Commodity Fund

Wednesday, September 12, 2007
Fund of funds comprises allocations to the shipping and freight sector, energy distillates + uranium, electricity, water +commodity softs - grains and base metals.

A SQUARE :: 12Sep07 The Plenum Specialized Commodity Fund
Category Alternatives
Author Sona Blessing
Underlying sectors exhibit “de-correlation” as opposed to the broader financial markets
Majority of the fund’s allocations are in physical instruments
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