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CTA

An abbreviation for cum testamento annexo, Latin for "with the will annexed."

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Operating as a CFTC regulated Commodity Trading Advisor and Commodity Pool Operator, DrawBridge Lending uses both a qualified and insured custodian & advanced risk management strategies to protect borrower assets and lender capital.
In the wake of financial disasters, such as the Asian Financial crisis of 1997 and the global financial crisis of 2008, the benefits of investing in commodity trading advisors (CTAs) during turbulent times as strong diversifiers of traditional portfolios of stocks and bonds, as well as hedge funds, have been clearly highlighted.
For example, the CFTC requires "commodity trading advisors" to consent to on-demand audits (essentially waiving their Fourth Amendment rights) and to supply subscriber lists to government officials.(34) While the SEC regulates with a somewhat lighter touch,(35) it is not hard to imagine it taking a more intrusive tack at some point in the future.
That's because manager selection, especially of the increasingly popular commodity trading advisors, is very difficult.
commodity trading advisor (CTA) for a minimum investment and have the usual protections of a mutual fund.
Morgan was acting as a commodity trading advisor under CFTC's statute and, as such, the bank had certain fiduciary obligations, according to CFTC enforcement director Aitan Goelman.
Akaishi Global is a 100% discretionary commodity trading advisor (CTA).
The company recently registered as a commodity trading advisor (CTA), a move that will allow the strategy to be accessible on dbSelect, a Deutsche Bank platform that offers institutional investors access to liquid strategies.
The three most-cited quantitative strategies by respondents were commodity trading advisor, quant equity market neutral and quant equity.
"Some investors like commodity trading advisors have linked the downward move in the yuan and Chinese stocks to selling cross yen," said Yukio Ishizuki, foreign exchange strategist at Daiwa Securities in Tokyo.
Together the partnership will offer fund admin services to commodity trading advisors (CTAs), hedge funds, private equity sponsors, venture capital general partners, real estate investment companies, mutual funds and other investment type companies.
In this role, Waksman will continue to make the BarclayHedge database the premier source for research and indices on hedge funds and commodity trading advisors by expanding data coverage and providing thought leadership on alternative investment industry trends to institutional asset owners.