Amid the rubble of the economic meltdown, trading strategies like global macro and managed futures are experiencing a well-deserved renaissance.
The performance of managed futures/commodity trading advisors (CTAs) in 2008 was one of the few bright spots in an otherwise bleak year for the hedge fund industry. CTAs made average gains of 18.33% in 2008 on the back of dramatic volatility and clear trends in the equity and commodity markets during much of the year.
Global macro came into its own afte
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