Finance and Economics Writer
Dwight Cass has reported on issues in finance and economics for more than two decades. Dwight was editor-in-chief of Worth, a monthly consumer magazine covering wealth management, entrepreneurship and related issues for affluent Americans. He was previously editor of Risk magazine, a publication focused on derivatives and capital markets. Dwight was a speaker at the 2006 Milken Institute Global Conference.
Last year’s choppy, sideways-moving markets were hard on CTA returns. Yet managed futures’ diversification benefits and good risk-return profile still spurs institutional – and soon, possibly retail – interest. To avoid a repeat of 2011’s underperformance, funds are devising strategies that do not depend on trends.