26.09.2012 - Managed futures give stable returns
Managed funds have a track record dating back to the 1970s, but they are still not a particularly well known or understood part of the investment landscape. However the stability and portfolio diversification the product offers has seen assets under management in the global managed futures sector jump from around $US50 billion in 2002 to $US340 billion as of second quarter 2012. The sector is now the largest in the $US2.2 trillion hedge fund market. London-based Aspect Capital launched the Aspect Diversified Futures Fund alongside Colonial First State in March 2012 and the fund has subsequently amassed $350 million, notching an 11.51 per cent return, net of fees, for the year to June 2012...............................................Full Article: Source
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