Hedge Funds

Duet to mix agricultural trading with energy and metals in high-performing commodities vehicle


Tony Hall
Duet Commodities, the high-performing energy and metals fund managed by Tony Hall at Duet Asset Management in London, is preparing to expand into agricultural commodities and has lined up a specialist trader to assist Hall in running the fund.

Taha Ouertani is set to come onboard in June as head of agricultural trading. Ouertani has a long track record in the agricultural trading space, most recently as head of agriculture at UBS, and previously as a commodity trader at both Tudor Capital and Morgan Stanley.

Hall, a highly successful oil trader who previously