Posts Tagged ‘Man Group plc’

Legg Mason Seeks SEC OK for Hybrid

May 1, 2012

Mutual fund heavyweight Legg Mason has applied to the US Securities and Exchange Commission for (more…)

BlueTrend Among Disappointing Quants

April 17, 2012

Futures traders have on the whole not fared well in (more…)

Man AHL Quants’ Challenge

March 20, 2012

It has been 25 years since Man Group’s futures trading program, AHL, started operating. (more…)

Fast Moving Risk Appetite Challenges Quants

September 1, 2011

Chidem Kurdas

As markets take hairpin turns, being prepared for the worst has itself become risky.  (more…)

BlackRock Go-Anywhere Strategy

January 26, 2011

Chidem Kurdas

Where do investors want to be?  If we take BlackRock’s asset inflows as an indicator, investors want to be in any market that looks promising—taken there by managers able to move swiftly from one market to another. (more…)