Thursday, July 16, 2009
Barclay CTA Index Slips 0.87% in June; Volatility Chops Both Long and Short Traders
FAIRFIELD, Iowa, July 16, 2009– Managed futures continued their choppy performance in 2009, losing 0.87% in June according to the Barclay CTA Index compiled by BarclayHedge.
“The month began with a wave of optimism based on reported sightings of economic ‘green shoots’ in early June,” says Sol Waksman, founder and president of BarclayHedge.
“By month’s end however, investor doubts had resurfaced and the gains from rallies earlier in the month had turned to losses.”
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