The search for yield has driven investors to catastrophe bonds, pushing their yield down. Gillian Tett, FT columnist, explains to John Authers that the return for the risk is not enough anymore for Warren Buffett.
Is Catastrophe Bond Boom Worrying?
As equity long/short hedge funds have struggled this year, managed futures funds have been able to capitalize on market volatility and generate some of the best returns in the hedge fund industry. The managed futures sector refers to funds known as commodity trading advisors, or CTAs, which generally use a proprietary trading system to trade Read More