Altegris has strong capabilities in the managed futures space, and has long been recognized as a leader in managed futures research and evaluation. Our firm has a proven track record of helping investors find managed futures investments, and helping CTAs and other money managers structure and grow their business.
La Jolla, CA (PRWEB) October 24, 2007
Altegris Investments, Inc. (Altegris) formally announced today the launch of a complete update to the ManagedFutures.com website (http://www.managedfutures.com), which provides a public face for the managed futures capabilities of the firm. This new version of ManagedFutures.com includes many significant new features designed to help investors (including individual investors and institutional allocators) and managers (including Commodity Trading Advisors and Commodity Pool Operators) meet their goals in the managed futures space.
In the words of Matt Osborne, Chief Investment Officer of Altegris and leader of the ManagedFutures.com effort, “Altegris has strong capabilities in the managed futures space, and has long been recognized as a leader in managed futures research and evaluation. Our firm has a proven track record of helping investors find managed futures investments, and helping CTAs and other money managers structure and grow their business.”
Visitors to the new ManagedFutures.com can access variable time-frame rankings, industry information (including performance statistics and the CTA Report commentary), and a range of educational material on managed futures and Commodity Trading Advisors.
Basic members receive, for free, the ability to filter and sort customized CTA rankings on demand, CTA Performance Maps to measure risk and return of the entire list of CTA programs we track for various time frames, and Product Profiles containing information on individual program strategy, management pedigree, performance track record, statistics and many other program details. Premium members receive access to research, opinion and analysis on the select group of CTA programs from the Altegris recommended CTA platform, including additional performance data and documents. Altegris can also provide complimentary portfolio reviews, commission rate quotes, and much more. While the level of desired membership will depend on the needs of the investor, both Basic and Premium memberships are free.
For Commodity Trading Advisors, ManagedFutures.com provides the opportunity to list their programs on the world’s most visible managed futures website*. As of the date of this press release, ManagedFutures.com averages highest of all organically ranked websites for the search term “managed futures” on major search engines. By providing data to us, Commodity Trading Advisors can have their programs included in our rankings and product profiles, increasing exposure to hundreds of potential investors each week.
For CTAs that qualify, ManagedFutures.com also is the portal to begin consideration for addition to the Altegris platform of recommended CTAs. Becoming part of the Altegris recommended platform allows the Altegris sales team to recommend select CTA programs to our substantial network of high net worth individual and institutional investors. Altegris currently has well in excess of $1 billion in trading level allocated to dozens of Commodity Trading Advisors in the managed futures space.
For more information on managedfutures.com or Altegris Investments, please contact Matt Osborne.
About Altegris Investments:
ManagedFutures.com represents the managed futures capabilities of Altegris Investments. Altegris specializes in helping investors access what we believe to be quality managed futures programs and other alternative investments. Altegris grew out of the Managed Investments Division of Man Financial (now MF Global and a subsidiary of the Man Group). Altegris is comprised of professionals with significant experience in managed futures and other alternative investments. You can visit http://www.altegris.com for more information on Altegris.
About International Traders Research:
ManagedFutures.com was the formerly the face of International Traders Research (ITR), an affiliate of Altegris Investments and a key component of the Altegris managed futures capability. ITR is a data-provider to Altegris clients and the Altegris Group of Companies. ITR is a true managed futures pioneer, and has been providing CTA data to participants in the managed futures space since 1996. In addition to the over 350 active programs currently tracked by ITR, the company also maintains data on approximately 900 programs that have ceased trading. This makes the ITR database one of the most comprehensive and focused CTA databases in the industry. As a result, ITR's research has been used and quoted by a variety of financial publications, including The Wall Street Journal, Chicago Tribune, Alternative Investment Management Association, and Financial Times, among others.
*ManagedFutures.com averages the highest of all organic search rankings for the term "managed futures". Data as of 10/15/2007 for searches for "managed futures" on Google.com, Live.com, Yahoo.com, Ask.com, Alltheweb.com, Altavista.com, Dogpile.com, Hotbot.com.