Funds of Hedge Funds

Altin adds systematic futures to the mix


Altin, the listed Swiss fund of funds, has added a small allocation to a systematic managed futures silo through an Asian-based short term trader to its portfolio of 35 managers. The portfolio, which represents 10 investment strategies, was up 12.47% in 2010.

Altin is one of the few funds of funds that regularly discloses its manager allocation publicly in a world where funds of funds are no longer going to be able to pay for simply access – thereby rendering secrecy, at least in the big names, obsolete.

Global macro makes up 22.59% of the portfolio and at