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Sidewinder Funds: ETF Arbitrage

The commodities markets can be notoriously difficult to navigate, but hedge fund managers are often drawn to their volatile behaviour in the hope of strong returns. But what about accessing the energy markets by taking advantage of the inefficiencies from the monthly roll found in energy exchange traded funds and other long players in oil futures? This use of arbitrage and commodity ETFs together has the potential to be lucrative. Assets in sector specific hedge funds, which includes energy, is around $153bn as of Q2 2017, according to data from BarclayHedge. In the commodity ETF space assets are around $138bn, according...