Commodities: Solios soars


May was a quiet month for the Absolute Return Commodities Index, which lost 0.06% to total 3.51% YTD. Racing ahead of the pack was Mitchell Dong's Solios Energy Fund, which was launched in October 2005. With profitable trades in uranium, power and energy equities, the fund netted 4.8%, up an astonishing 31.16% for the year. Juno Mother Earth, launched in December 2006, also put in a strong performance, returning 4.33% to total 11.24% YTD. The Van Eck Long/Short Gold portfolio climbed 1.1%, totalling 2.41%. Some of AIS Capital's funds saw red ink, with the AIS TAAP Composite dropping