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A lot has been written over the past two years about the role of institutional investors in commodities markets. A report released by Watson Wyatt and the Financial Times last week showed that pension investment in commodities jumped from 0.4% of all pension assets to 2%, a whopping five fold increase. ( Click here to see chart showing change to several other asset allocations.) While more liquid futures markets makes direct ownership of commodities futures practical, many are apparently turning to professional money managers for their exposure. ( Click here for list of the world’s top 20 commodity managers). Together the ...
investment returns. Recall that alpha refers to that portion of total return attributable to an investment manager’s skill; beta is simply the return due to an investment’s exposure to market risks. A third component, random fluctuations, essential goes to zero over time and is usually ignored in this discussion. One of the biggest questions in the hedge fund industry today is the role, if any, of alpha in investment returns, and how much is the alpha contribution worth? One of the earliest (Louis Bachelier, 1900) theories of investment returns is the efficient market hypothesis (EMH). ... Read More
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