27.02.2009 - Losses to trigger move to active commodity investments
From Reuters: Disappointment with returns on widely used commodity indices and worries about higher losses because of a change in the structure of the market are expected to trigger a move to more actively managed strategies. Institutions such as pension funds have typically used commodity indices such as the S&P GSCI and Dow Jones AIG .DJAIG, which use nearby futures contracts. Collapsing commodity prices have meant the two indices last year slumped 46 and 35 percent respectively..... Full Article: Source