07.01.2009 - Commodities down, Hedge Funds not out as market looks to '09
From Cattlenetwork.com: Hedge funds that trade commodities are warily sensing opportunities. A number of managers are wading deeper into commodities - a surprising move given that the hedge-fund industry has just wrapped up one of its toughest years on record and raw materials prices are plumbing lows. Commodity boosters argue the futures contracts they trade on regulated exchanges are transparent and easy to convert into cash, two attractions for investors trapped in more opaque asset classes..... Full Article: Source