Hedge Funds

Duet Commodities racks up returns despite eruption of volatility in May


Experienced oil and derivatives trader Tony Hall is up 20% this year in a febrile market for commodities, making money in May when many other funds suffered in the rout

Tony Hall
With its fundamental-based, absolute alpha approach to investing in energy and metals, the Duet Commodities Fund has performed extremely well so far this year, posting a 19.59% return to the end of May.

This strong performance includes a solid 3.72% gain in May – when a dramatic reversal in many of the major commodity prices caused severe problems for a lot of specialist managers in the commodities space.

The fund is managed by CIO Tony Hall, an experienced energy trader who previously worked as global head of distillates oil trading for the Credit