AQR Capital Management has launched the AQR Managed Futures Strategy Fund to appeal to investors’ and advisers’ increased interest in alternative investments in the wake of the Great Recession. AQR funded the no-load fund, available to retail and institutional investors, with $10 million in seed money.

The fund will invest in commodities, equity indexes, currencies and government bonds through exchange-traded futures contracts. The fund expects its volatility to range between fixed income and equity markets.

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