News

Ex-John Henry pro prepares FX futures fund

Buckingham International will launch in the coming months with $5m


Bowen calls for firms to pay fees to CFTC as budget ‘insufficient’

Commissioner wants direct funding model for futures regulator

CFTC allows CTAs to use third-party recordkeepers

No-action relief gives CTAs the same flexibility as other types of firm



Altegris drops Winton, Lynx and QIM for mutual fund restructure

Crabel Capital and Centurion IM named as replacement sub-advisers


CTAs see billion dollar outflow in April

Investors start to pull money after record month of allocations


RCG hires RJ O’Brien pro to head institutional FX

Brian Ager rejoins independent FCM to grow firm’s NY footprint


Quant firm fighting to stop jailed analyst leaving UK with stolen code

Trenchant wants Home Office officials to postpone Ke Xu deportation until prison licence expires


Crestbridge targets CTAs with incubator launch

Brevan Howard systematic head to bolster fund-services giant’s Jersey team


Imperial College professor joins Unigestion as quant research head

Robert Kosowski will spearhead thought leadership for Swiss investment boutique in newly-created role


Winton China CTA closes to investors as WFOE door opens

Chinese assets in Fortune SG’s Winton strategy near $1bn, according to a source


Catalyst to fight lawsuit over futures fund losses

Class action claims mutual mis-sold after converted from hedge fund


Hehmeyer launches first program since Kottke acquisition

Multi-strategy product expected to launch in fund structure later this year


Former GAM CEO joins board of New York-based CTA Conquest

David Solo becomes board member and senior adviser at Marc Malek’s firm




Piquant names ex-Winton scientist as new CIO

Alexander Thomas to take over role following James Holloway’s exit


LoCorr macro strategy passes $1bn AuM

Mutual fund company lowers fees in multi-manager offering from 1.85% to 1.75%


Large CTAs notch up second consecutive month of losses

SocGen CTA indices in red YTD, trend-followers worst performers


David Harding ranks third in UK hedge fund rich list

Winton founder increases personal fortune by $194m over 12 months, according to Sunday Times


Quantopian opens up futures contracts data

Joins rival Quantiacs in crowdsourced managed futures space