NFA opens nominations for CTA board reps

AQR general counsel to stand for second term representing larger funds

Managed futures flows flip positive in August

Redemption pressure eases after performance rebound, smaller CTAs still see outflows

In pictures: the CTA Intelligence European Awards 2017

Honouring the industry’s top performers and outstanding service providers

AlphaMetrix lawyers fail to get malpractice suit tossed

Federal judge rules receiver has cause of action over amending terms of loans to senior officers

RCG co-founder Leslie Rosenthal dies aged 84

Futures industry loses one of its ‘great leaders’

BlueSky preps Cayman version of systematic macro fund

Sydney-based firm nears ten-year track record for managed futures strategy

KeyQuant hires dedicated COO as it builds out ops and risk team

FundQuest pro Sébastien Bonnet is latest appointment for Paris-based systematic manager

Kettera’s Hydra platform expands into equity strategies

Hydra Global Hedge diversifies platform beyond managed futures, macro and FX

SocGen sells stake in Fortune SG

Joint venture company runs China’s largest CTA

RJO senior VP joins Marex Spectron trading tech unit

Harvey Moses will report to Stephen Hills as head of business development

LME growth plan sets out fee cuts, ways to encourage algo trading

Blueprint follows consultation by chief executive Matt Chamberlain

Man Group has Amac licence approved

Registration with Chinese asset management body allows $96bn group to launch onshore products

ISAM brings in ex-Dalton Strategic compliance head

Monica Comyns takes up CCO role at London-based systematic firm

CTAs continue upwards trajectory in August

Second month of gains sees SocGen index near positive territory YTD

KeyQuant wins $30m Colorado pension allocation

Paris-based systematic CTA has enjoyed successful 12-months of asset raising

Rotella hires ABN Amro sales pro for marketing role

Lana Callahan will work with sales director Dean Crowder

Ex-Winton CIO Beddall launches Havelock London

Joined at investment manager by former Winton research director and head of IT

Alder Capital hires senior development manager

Brian Flanagan will work across the CTA’s London and Dublin offices