A Bad Year Gets Worse For Commodity Funds

After posting significant losses in June, many commodity and managed futures funds from firms like Renaissance, Man and BlueCrest are now in negative territory for the first half of the year.


For most hedge fund investors, the 2008 market meltdown is increasingly a faded memory, as most of their investments have either topped their previous highs or come very close to it.

However, one group that is longing for the good old days of 2008 is commodity fund managers.

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