Macro hedge funds back in favor

|By:, SA News Editor

Investors are showing a higher level of interest in "macro" hedge funds as they look to navigate the topsy-turvy political landscape with their investments.

Macro funds lost assets over the last few years, but are charging back with European elections and Donald Trump's agenda difficult to hedge against.

"With volatility coming back and monetary supply tightening, we believe it could be a great environment for macro managers," notes Citi Private Bank's Eric Siegel.