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Coquest Traders Research is a knowledge-centered media hub built around three distinct pathways, offering specialized, cross-purposed information serving true market participants, risk managers and speculators in the global commodity markets, including investors, family offices, operators, hedgers, commercial interests, and asset managers. 


CTR’s Managed Investments portal offers a wealth of information for CTAs and by CTAs, in addition to program profiles and statistics, market discussions, and more from Coquest Advisors., This includes the regularly updated Coquest 40 Index, CTR’s living compilation of the top 40 largest managers in the industry and the CTA Challenge, a year-long evaluation of daily risk adjusted returns of participating mangers. The Coquest Institute is both a library and archive of educational resources, white papers, and investment strategies. Finally, CTR’s Trading & Hedging portal brings the granular data and insights industry professionals crave, written by current subject-matter experts in their respective fields. Weekly commentaries provide analyses of corn, wheat and soy complex market fluctuations, as well as weather and geo-political events and situations affecting those markets, and medium- to long-range perspectives of what’s on the horizon.



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Buttonwood March 2021 Update

Posted on April 13, 2021 at 1:27 pm

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CQA Model Portfolio Remarks – Feb. 2021

Posted on March 31, 2021 at 1:00 am

The Coquest Advisors Model Portfolio gained an estimated +7.1% in February and is up approximately 7.2% YTD for 2021. Performance...

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Market Movers – Feb. 2021

Posted on March 31, 2021 at 1:00 am

Price action in energy markets benefited most CTA strategies and was a major catalyst for positive performance in February. Two...

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Breaking Down Systematic Trading Methodology

Posted on February 9, 2021 at 4:32 pm

Breaking Down Systematic Trading Methodology   What is Systematic Trading Methodology? Systematic trading methodology (not to be confused with systematic...

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The Pros and Cons of Buy and Hold

Posted on June 24, 2020 at 4:27 pm

The expression “buy and hold” is often mentioned in the equity markets. This means you buy a stock or a...

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Uncorrelated Strategies in Times of Covid-19

Posted on May 14, 2020 at 11:34 am

Here comes a new crisis bringing with it a spike in volatility reminiscent of 2008. Once again, investors are reminded...

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Managed Futures Strategies in a Portfolio

Posted on April 30, 2020 at 10:16 am

Coquest Advisor’s “Managed Futures Strategies In A Portfolio” provides insight into the characteristics of strategies that utilize futures and foreign...

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Portfolio Diversification in the COVID-19 Era

Posted on April 28, 2020 at 10:41 am

Over my 30 plus years in the capital markets, it appears there is never a bad time to discuss diversification,...

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SMC NatGas Weekly Summary

Posted on April 19, 2021 at 12:25 pm

NatGas Summary for Week of April 18, 2021   Current Situation In our last report dated April 11, 2021, we...

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Daily Energy Report

Posted on April 13, 2021 at 6:16 pm

Crude oil futures for May 2021 settled up $0.48 @ $60.18/bbl, trading in a $0.95 range including the overnight. RBOB...

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Weekly Insights: Cash Corn Spreads between Illinois and Center Gulf

Posted on April 13, 2021 at 9:58 am

Cash Corn Spreads between Illinois and Center Gulf   Illinois cash corn price is strong versus the future corn price,...

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SMC NatGas Weekly Summary

Posted on April 12, 2021 at 11:20 am

Summary for Week Beginning April 11, 2021   Current Situation In our last report dated April 1, we noted that...

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Markets unPACKed: Prospective Planting is Over — So Now What?

Posted on April 9, 2021 at 10:20 am

Prospective Planting is Over — So Now What?   Last week the grain markets were consumed with the annual Prospective...

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Article · A Little-Known Index Measures Economic Uncertainty

Posted on 2019-06-09

In his new article for Seeking Alpha Mark Shore discusses the Economic Policy Uncertainty Index, which is attaining increased use among academics, pra... read more...

Coquest CTA Challenge 2019 · Chicago Spring Fling

Posted on 2019-06-03

Coquest CTA Challenge 2019: Chicago Spring Fling (cheering goodbye to low temps and low volatility) Coquest invite their clients and business pa... read more...

Michael Lock · Institutional Analysis Simplified

Posted on 2019-05-31

How does an institutional investor go about selecting an investment in liquid capital markets? Hint: Historical returns are not the only factor... read more...

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