Gresham Investment Management, the diversified commodities and futures pioneer, has raised USD30 million for a new strategy which taps into growing investor demand for actively-managed commodity exposure amid signs of a new bull market in the sector.
Commodities & Resources
Commodities hedge fund Westbeck outflanks benchmarks, as oil correction offers “big buying opportunity” in Q2
The recent dip in oil markets is a “healthy correction” which heralds attractive buying opportunities, according to London-based commodities-focused hedge fund Westbeck Capital Management, which maintained its positive Q1 momentum despite March’s pullback.
CME Group, the world’s specialist and most diverse derivatives marketplace, will launch Lithium Hydroxide CIF CJK (Fastmarkets) futures on 3 May, pending all relevant regulatory reviews.
StoneX Group's Fixed Income Division has bolstered its Treasury Desk and presence in the treasury markets by hiring industry veterans Stefan Dannibale, Eric Drexler, and Matt Rader.
Long-running trend-following hedge fund Drury Capital scores double-digit returns amid ‘erratic’ market movements
Drury Capital, the long-running US trend-following hedge fund firm led by former grain trader Bernard Drury, has soared into double-digit territory this year, with both its established flagship fund and recently-launched multi-strategy futures fund making gains across commodities and equities markets.
Global equities hedge fund Russell Clark Investment Management is taking a bearish stance on “expensive” gold, and urges caution on the price of the safe-haven commodity.
London-based commodities-focused hedge fund Westbeck Capital Management has seen its flagship strategy surge in recent weeks, as oil prices continue to trend upwards.
Christopher Cruden, manager of the currency and gold-focused CTA strategy Insch Kintore, hopes to capitalise on “ideal” elevated volatility levels in the commodity this year, following a positive start to 2021.
Hedge funds which generated striking returns in volatile energy markets last year are now preparing for a major rebound in oil in 2021, with post-vaccine travel demand, potential inflation hedges, and surging emerging markets growth all combining to push prices higher this year and beyond.
RWC Partners' Clark Fenton believes the broad commodities complex is poised for a bull run after much of the global mining and energy sectors were “starved” of capital for a prolonged period.