View Leaderboard

CTA Challenge 2021 Participants

To learn more about each participant in the CTA Challenge, simply click on their name below.


Manager Program Strategy Minimum
1512 SG Capital Management AG Counter Trend Program *QEP* Systematic, Diversified, Counter Trend $300,000
Absolute Return Capital Management LLC Diversified Momentum Systematic, Diversified, Trend-Following $300,000
Absolute Return Capital Management LLC Ionic Program Systematic, Diversified, Multi-Strategy $500,000
Adalpha Asset Management LLC Diversified Short-Term *QEP* Systematic, Multi-Strategy, Diversified $1,000,000
AG Capital Investments LLC Discretionary Macro Program Discretionary, Diversified, Fundamental $100,000
Agile Investment Management LLC Agile Discretion Program *QEP* Discretionary, Fundamental, Diversified $250,000
Agile Investment Management LLC Agile Diversity Program *QEP* Systematic, Multi-Strategy, Diversified $500,000
Agile Investment Management LLC Agile Volatility Program *QEP* Systematic, Trend Following, Sector Specialist $500,000
Alternative Capital Advisors LLC Strategic Ag *QEP* Discretionary, Fundamental, Sector Specialist $100,000
Amapa Capital Advisors LLC Amapa Investment Strategy Discretionary, Fundamental, Sector Specialist $500,000
Automaton Trading LLC Diversified Program *QEP* Systematic, Diversified, Trend-Following $500,000
Balorca Capital LLC Strategic I Program *QEP* Systematic, Quantitative, Sector Specialist $100,000
Bensboro Advisors LLC Seasonal Spread Program *QEP* Systematic, Diversified, Spread Trading $500,000
Blake Capital Management, Inc SRD Short Equities *PROP* Systematic, Pattern Recognition, Sector Specialist $200,000
Blue Bar Futures Trading Management LLC US Commodity Diversified *QEP* Systematic, Multi-Strategy, Diversified $100,000
Bluewater Technologies Inc Machina Program *QEP* Systematic, Short-Term, Diversified $200,000
Bocken Trading LLC Agricultural Trading Program Discretionary, Fundamental, Sector Specialist $100,000
Brandywine Asset Management Inc Protected 500 Program *QEP* Systematic, Fundamental, Diversified $3,000,000
Breakout Funds LLC Breakout Strategy *QEP* Discretionary, Short-Term, Global Macro $1,000,000
Caddo Capital Management LLC Tactical Diversification Program *QEP* Systematic, Trend-Following, Diversified $2,000,000
Caerus Group LLC Oil Futures Trading Program Systematic, Short-Term, Sector Specialist $200,000
Camkay Capital Management Crisis Alpha Intraday Systematic, Short-Term, Sector Specialist $100,000
Cayler Capital LLC Systematic Energy Diversified Strategy *QEP* Systematic, Fundamental, Sector Specialist $125,000
Certeza Asset Management LLC Macro Vega Program Systematic, Quantitative, Sector Specialist $1,000,000
County Cork LLC Acclivity Program *QEP* Systematic, Multi-Strategy, Sector Specialist $1,000,000
County Cork LLC Commodity L/S *QEP* Systematic, Fundamental, Sector Specialist $2,000,000
County Cork LLC Macro *QEP* Systematic, Technical, Global Macro $1,000,000
County Cork LLC RLA Program *QEP* Discretionary, Fundamental, Sector Specialist $500,000
Covenant Capital Management LLC CCM Tactical Growth Systematic, Short-Term, Sector Specialist $100,000
Covenant Capital Management LLC Total Volatility Program Systematic, Quantitative, Sector Specialist $100,000
Davis Commodities LLC Agricultural Program *QEP* Discretionary, Fundamental, Sector Specialist $200,000
Diamond Capital Management LLC Enhanced S&P Program Systematic, Trend-Following, Sector Specialist $100,000
Ditsch Trading LLC Discretionary Trading Program Discretionary, Fundamental, Sector Specialist $100,00
Dormouse Limited Futures Program *QEP* Systematic, Quantitative, Diversified $1,000,000
Dreiss Research Corporation Global Diversified Program *QEP* Systematic, Trend-Following, Diversified $1,000,000
Dynamica Global Investments LLC Dynamica Energy Trading Strategy *QEP* Discretionary, Quantitative, Sector Specialist $500,000
Eckhardt Trading Company Evolution Strategies *QEP* Systematic, Trend-Following, Diversified $5,000,000
Emil Van Essen LLC Global Tactical Allocation Program *QEP* Systematic, Quantitative, Diversified $2,000,000
Fort LP Global Contrarian Program *QEP* Systematic, Trend-Following, Diversified $5,000,000
Four Seasons Commodities Corporation Hawkeye Spread Program Discretionary, Fundamental, Sector-Specialist $500,000
Gamma Capital LLC Gamma Global Macro *QEP* Systematic, Global Macro, Diversified $600,000
Global Bayesian Dynamics LLC Bond & FX *QEP* Systematic, Global Macro, Sector Specialist $3,000,000
Global Bayesian Dynamics LLC Multi-Strategy *QEP* Systematic, Multi-Strategy, Diversified $5,000,000
Global Bayesian Dynamics LLC Risk Parity Plus *QEP* Systematic, Technical, Diversified $3,000,000
Global Bayesian Dynamics LLC Stock & Bond & FX *QEP* Systematic, Global Macro, Financials $3,000,000
Goldman Management Inc Stock Index Futures *QEP* Discretionary, Fundamental, Sector-Specialist $500,000
Greenwave Capital Management LLC Flagship Plus *QEP* Discretionary, Fundamental, Sector-Specialist $3,000,000
Greenwave Capital Management LLC Flagship Plus 2X *QEP* Discretionary, Fundamental, Sector-Specialist $1,500,000
HPX Financial LLC Old School Program *QEP* Discretionary, Fundamental, Sector Specialist $100,000
Incline Investment Management LLC Crystal Bay Ubitrend *QEP* Systematic, Trend-Following, Diversified $250,000
J8 Capital Management LLP Commodity Term Structure Arbitrage Strategy *QEP* Systematic, Multi-Strategy, Diversified $500,000
Linnis LLC Linnis One *QEP* Systematic, Fundamental, Global Macro $500,000
M&R Capital LLC Discretionary Futures Trading Program Discretionary, Fundamental, Sector Specialist $100,000
MarketCipher Partners LLC MarketCipher SmartData *QEP* Systematic, Multi-Strategy, Diversified $1,000,000
Method Asset Management LLC Genesis Program Systematic, Short Term, Sector Specialist $100,000
Metolius Capital LLC Diversified Systematic Global Macro *QEP* Systematic, Global Macro, Diversified $4,000,000
Meyers Capital Management LLC Meyers Trading Program *QEP* Discretionary, Fundamental, Diversified $100,000
Neptune Investing LLC Navigator Program Systematic, Short-Term, Sector Specialist $100,000
Neural Capital Limited Sentinel Trading Program *QEP* Systematic, Trend-Following, Diversified $7,500,000
Northern Capital Partners LLC Spread Program Systematic, Spread Trading, Diversified $500,000
Numberline Capital Partners LLC Macro Risk Program Systematic, Global Macro, Diversified $100,000
NWOne LLC Quantitative Strategy Systematic, Fundamental, Sector Specialist $350,000
Obrien Investment Group LLC OBIG Quantitative Global Macro *QEP* Systematic, Global Macro, Diversified $3,000,000
Opus Futures LLC Macro Monitor Program Systematic, Global Macro, Financials $100,000
Opus Futures, LLC Advanced Ag Trading Program Systematic, Global Macro, Sector Specialist $100,000
Orion Capital Advisors Inc Beta Opportunity Strategy Discretionary, Fundamental, Sector Specialist $150,000
Pack Creek Capital LLC Managed Hedge Program *QEP* Discretionary, Fundamental, Sector Specialist $500,000
Paskewitz Asset Management LLC Contrarian S&P 500 Stock Index Program *QEP* Systematic, Technical, Sector Specialist $1,000,000
Pearl Capital Advisors LLC Dry Powder Program *QEP* Systematic, Quantitative, Sector Specialist $250,000
Pearl Capital Advisors LLC Hedged VIX Program *QEP* Systematic, Quantitative, Sector Specialist $500,000
Pearl Capital Advisors LLC Tactical Growth Program *QEP* Systematic, Quantitative, Sector Specialist $500,000
Persistent Capital Management Global Diversified Program *QEP* Systematic, Trend-Following, Diversified $1,000,000
Praus Capital Management LLC PCM Quant Program Systematic, Short-Term, Diversified $200,000
ProfitScore Capital Management Inc Long/Short US Equity Program *QEP* Systematic, Short-Term, Sector Specialist $10,000,000
ProfitScore Capital Management Inc Long/Short US Treasury Program *QEP* Systematic, Short-Term, Sector Specialist $10,000,000
Q Capital Management LLC Diversified Managed Futures Program *QEP* Systematic, Technical, Diversified $10,000,000
Quantica Capital AG Managed Futures *QEP* Systematic, Trend-Following, Diversified $5,000,000
Quantitative Investment Management Global Program *QEP* Systematic, Multi-Strategy, Diversified $20,000,000
Quantor Capital LLC Core Strategy *QEP* Systematic, Risk Parity, Diversified $3,000,000
Red Rock Capital LLC Commodity Long-Short Systematic, Directional, Sector Specialist $500,000
Red Rock Capital LLC Systematic Global Macro Systematic, Trend-Following, Global Macro $500,000
Red Rock Capital LLC Trend Dynamics Discretionary, Fundamental, Diversified $500,000
Resolve Asset Management SEZC Cayman Osprey Program *QEP* Systematic, Multi-Strategy, Diversified $5,000,000
Revolution Capital Management Alpha Program *QEP* Systematic, Multi-Strategy, Diversified $5,000,000
Ridgedale Management LLC MSP Partner Series *QEP* Systematic, Multi-Strategy, Diversified $3,000,000
Ridgedale Management LLC Multi-Strategy Program 14-VOL *QEP* Systematic, Multi-Strategy, Diversified $7,500,000
Ridgedale Management LLC Multi-Strategy Program 7-VOL *QEP* Systematic, Multi-Strategy, Diversified $15,000,000
Rosetta Capital Management LLC Rosetta Trading Program *QEP* Discretionary, Fundamental, Sector Specialist $100,000
Sandpiper Asset Management LLC Sandpiper Global Macro Strategy *QEP* Systematic, Trend-Following, Diversified $1,000,000
Sector Arc Advisors LLC Global Lean Hog Ag Strategy Discretionary, Fundamental, Sector Specialist $250,000
Sigma Advanced Capital Management LLC Carbon Neutral Alpha Program *QEP* Discretionary, Multi-Strategy, Sector Specialist $400,000
Sigma Advanced Capital Management LLC Global Advanced Spread Program *QEP* Discretionary, Multi-Strategy, Diversified $200,000
Soaring Pelican LLC Soaring Pelican Diversified S&P Program Systematic, Short-Term, Sector Specialist $100,000
Soaring Pelican LLC Soaring Pelican Hybrid Program Systematic, Short-Term, Sector Specialist $175,000
Soaring Pelican LLC Soaring Pelican Sector Program Systematic, Short-Term, Sector Specialist $100,000
Southwest Managed Investments LLC Global Diversified Program Systematic, Trend-Following, Diversified $200,000
SpreadEdge Capital LLC Diversified Seasonal Spread Program Discretionary, Spread Trading, Diversified $100,000
SpreadEdge Capital LLC Inter-Commodity Spread Program Discretionary, Spread Trading, Diversified $100,000
Spring Valley Asset Management LLC Tactical Trend Portfolio *QEP* Systematic, Multi-Strategy, Diversified $1,000,000
Teza Capital Management LLC Systematic Macro Program *QEP* Systematic, Multi-Strategy, Diversified $10,000,000
Tiverton Trading Inc Discretionary Macro Program *QEP* Discretionary, Global Macro, Diversified $2,000,000
Trident Capital Management LLC Systematic Global Macro *QEP* Systematic, Global Macro, Diversified $3,000,000
Typhon Capital Management LLC Plutus Grain Program *QEP* Discretionary, Fundamental, Sector Specialist $250,000
Typhon Capital Management LLC Proteus Dynamic Volatility Program *QEP* Systematic, Sector Specialist $250,000
Typhon Capital Management LLC Vulcan Metals Strategy *QEP* Discretionary, Fundamental, Sector Specialist $10,000,000
Vergho Asset Management LLC Kinematics Program *QEP* Systematic, Short-Term, Diversified $1,000,000
WaveFront Global Asset Management Global Investment Program *QEP* Systematic, Trend-Following, Diversified $2,000,000
Welton Investment Partners Global Program *QEP* Systematic, Multi-Strategy, Global Macro $25,000,000
Westcay LLC Tropicals Program Discretionary, Fundamental, Sector Specialist $250,000
White Indian Trading Company Ltd 24 Program Systematic, Multi-Strategy, Diversified $250,000
White Indian Trading Company Ltd Alternative Hedge Systematic, Diversified $250,000
White Indian Trading Company Ltd Alternative Hedge Natural Gas Program Systematic, Sector Specialist $250,000
White Indian Trading Company Ltd Chickasaw Program Systematic, Multi-Strategy, Diversified $250,000
White Indian Trading Company Ltd Concord Program Systematic, Multi-Strategy, Diversified $250,000
White Indian Trading Company Ltd STAIRS Program Systematic, Counter Trend, Sector Specialist $250,000
Follow the CTA Challenge

Get regular updates on current leaders and other Challenge news.


- CTA Challenge News