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iM Global Partner and Dynamic Beta investments Launch Managed Futures Strategy Exchange Traded Fund20190611052604

iM Global Partner and Dynamic Beta investments Launch Managed Futures Strategy Exchange Traded Fund

June 11, 2019
New York and Philadelphia – iM Global Partner and Dynamic Beta investments (DBi) announce the launch of the iM DBi Managed Futures Strategy ETF, one of the first actively-managed Managed Futures exchange traded funds (ETF) on the market. In a context of markets turmoil, iM ...
Liquid Alternative ETFs20190429113351

Liquid Alternative ETFs

April 29, 2019
Andrew Beer discusses how the ETF industry is ripe for change in the alternative space. With only a few alternative ETFs with assets over 100M, there is a huge opportunity to expand. See the full ETF Trends article here....
All Risk, No Premia?20190429085355

All Risk, No Premia?

April 29, 2019
Risk premia strategies have been promoted as a great way to diversify portfolios while providing a steady source of return. Absolute Return discusses how empirical evidence shows quite the contrary story. Andrew Beer also gives his take on the space in the article. Absolute Return subscribers can re...
The Six New Commandments of Hedge Fund Investing20190304114642

The Six New Commandments of Hedge Fund Investing

March 4, 2019
Andrew Beer discusses in Alpha Week a new paradigm to hedge fund investing. Read the full story here....
AQR, BlackRock Hit as Liquid Alts End a Rough 201820190201103331

AQR, BlackRock Hit as Liquid Alts End a Rough 2018

February 1, 2019
Liquid alternative performance in large funds leads to continued outflows for the space. ” The year ahead will pose many challenges in the macroeconomic environment, including uncertainties over the U.S. government shutdown, Brexit, trade wars, and the impact of monetary tightening”, say...
Hedge fund veteran joins Dynamic Beta Investments as COO20190124161509

Hedge fund veteran joins Dynamic Beta Investments as COO

January 24, 2019
As DBi’s Chief Operating Officer, Cilento will drive the expansion of the firm’s operations ahead of continued asset growth and the launch of new liquid alternatives strategies in 2019 and beyond Cilento (pictured) joins DBi with an extensive 18-year track record. At AQR, he managed the Trading team...
Absolute returns a ‘disaster waiting to happen’, says Alt Ucits manager20181114123123

Absolute returns a ‘disaster waiting to happen’, says Alt Ucits manager

November 14, 2018
Citywire interviews Andrew Beer on some of the significant issues facing investors today. Excerpt: There are serious concerns surrounding many Alternative Ucits funds, as many liquid alternative funds are failing to perform, while charging high fees and presenting serious liquidity risks. That is ac...
Why October is a Disaster for Equity Long/Short Hedge Funds20181105131125

Why October is a Disaster for Equity Long/Short Hedge Funds

November 5, 2018
In this recent article in Absolute Return, Andrew Beer shares his insights about the recent market volatility and its impact on hedge fund performance.  In the conclusion, he offers a clear directive to allocators: Excerpt: For investors in equity hedge funds, the recent poor performance raises a tr...
What’s in the box? Bad year reveals alt premia’s gaps20181101114509

What’s in the box? Bad year reveals alt premia’s gaps

November 1, 2018
The average fund is down almost 5%, but gap between best and worst performers is 14%.  In this recent article in Risk.net, Andrew Beer sheds some light on the hidden risks associated with individual funds and offers his perspective: Excerpt: For investors, the differences raise clear questions. “Ima...
Investment: Are 8% returns possible?20181031140609

Investment: Are 8% returns possible?

October 31, 2018
In this article in Funds Europe, Andrew Beer is interviewed about the difficulty faced by investors seeking to achieve 8% returns across diversified portfolios. Click here to read the full article....
Dynamic Beta investments shortlisted for 2018 HFM US Hedge Fund Performance Awards20181019154928

Dynamic Beta investments shortlisted for 2018 HFM US Hedge Fund Performance Awards

October 19, 2018
The Dynamic Beta Managed Futures Strategy was shortlisted in the CTA category and we are extremely honored to be nominated two years in a row....
Il y a une pression énorme sur les rémunérations des hedge funds20181005101110

Il y a une pression énorme sur les rémunérations des hedge funds

October 5, 2018
In this in-depth interview in Les Echos, Andrew Beer shares his insights about the market and explains why the alternative sector is under pressure from investors to reduce costs and offset the decline in performance. Il y a une pression énorme sur les rémunérations des hedge funds By Nessim Ait-Kac...