Check out commodity pools registered March 2017 with the NFA by the largest hedge funds in the world. More 4x leveraged strategies on their way!
Not many pools were registered over the last few weeks – about 1/3 the rate of the previous report. Still some useful information to be found though amongst the new commodity pools registered April 2017.
Over 1000 pools were registered in the last 4 weeks, over 250 a week, with the major hedge funds contributing about 12 – 13% of them. Blackstone alone added 44 pools. For those interested in systematic firms, Man Numeric and Two Sigma registered new pools.
Over 600 pools were registered in the last 3 weeks, ~200 a week. Major hedge funds a much smaller proportion than last month. Strategies featured include real estate, infrastructure, special opportunities, private equity, multi-strategy, and alternative risk premia.
The first in a series of monthly posts listing new commodity pool launches registered with the NFA’s BASIC website.