Systematic intraday momentum strategies in the US equity market aim to benefit from intraday long or short trending behavior, both to mitigate downward risk and be exposed to asymmetric and convex return profiles, particularly during crisis periods.
Virtual Forum: Positioning for Inflation and the Outlook for Commodities
On the 9th of September, we hosted an insightful two-panel virtual forum, “Positioning for Inflation and the Outlook for Commodities,” with dealers, asset managers, and asset owners from around the globe.
Use Case: Inflation Protection with Commodity Strategies – and Some Trend
In this use case, we will construct an inflation basket of commodities that mimics the CPI basket, compare the commodity basket to a Breakeven-TIPS benchmark, and improve upon the commodity CPI basket by using actively managed commodity momentum strategies.
Building a Multi-Asset Protection Portfolio Using "Consensus" Strategies
How should an investor approach portfolio protection? Constructing objectives, policies, strategies, and implementations designed to mitigate downside risk is topical given the recency of the 2020 Q1 pandemic crash, today’s lofty equity markets, and thin fixed income yields.
2020 has been disruptive and financial markets have been shaken up dramatically. This paper analyzes the shifts in market dynamics and drills down market factors' behavior in terms of correlation structure using Premialab Pure Factors®, proprietary benchmarks on risk premia and factor performances, and the return dispersion across implementations by key providers in the marketplace.