Positive returns for commodities players


Most commodities specialists managed a positive return in August, albeit a small one in many cases. VOC Capital Commodity Alpha returned 4.17%, while others banking healthy returns included the Ebullio Commodity Fund (up 2.11% on the month, although still down over 90% for the year after its earlier near wipe-out), Galena Energy (1.60%) and Threadneedle Commodities Crescendo (1.60%).

BlueGold Global was up 0.90% - although it is still down 9.58% for the year - and Krom River Commodity made 0.71%. Galena Metals and Galena Special Situations were down 0.33% and 1.10% respectively.

The Tellurian Commodity Fund lost 0.56% and