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US CTA Systematic Alpha joins dbSelect platform after assets boost


Systematic Alpha Management’s short-term market-neutral systematic CTA strategy, Systematic Alpha Futures, has been added to Deutsche Bank’s dbSelect managed account platform – a move that follows a 20% jump in assets under management for the managed futures firm in a six-month period.

US-based SAM’s assets have grown to $640 million at the end of September, up from $530 million in April. Systematic Alpha Futures is managed by Alexei Chekhlov and Peter Kambolin and is up 2.14% so far this year.

SAM has also recently launched a short-term trend-following strategy, Systematic Alpha Diversified. The firm’s total assets have grown significantly