Hedge Funds

10 years on, Global Advisors reaps rewards of experience


Constant evolution and re-invention have enabled commodity specialists Newton and Masters to survive and thrive in a volatile decade for the asset class and for their firm

Global Advisors, the commodities trading advisor co-founded by Russell Newton and Danny Masters, is celebrating its tenth anniversary this year - a rare milestone in the Darwinian world of hedge funds and an even rarer one for a European firm.

Russell Newton and Danny Masters

The anniversary follows a bumper year of fund-raising for the firm in 2008 - a year when many hedge fund