Are Rate Hikes the End of the Commodity Run?
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The Bloomberg Commodity Index (Total Return) (BCOM) is the primary prospectus benchmark for the ALPS | CoreCommodity Management CompleteCommodities Strategy Fund (the Fund). For standardized performance of the Fund, please click here.
Bloomberg Commodity Index: an unmanaged index used as a measurement of change in commodity market conditions based on the performance of a basket of different commodities.
Bull Market: a financial market in which prices are trending upward or are expected to trend upward. Bull Run: an extended bull market.
Federal Funds Target Rate (FFR, upper limit): the upper bound of the Federal Funds Target Rate range, which is the interest rate range in which the Federal Reserve suggests banks lend overnight reserves to each other.
Hawkish: in relation to monetary policy, describes a more restrictive stance (when the Federal Reserve is hiking or intends to hike interest rates).
Personal Consumption Expenditures Index (PCE): a broad measure of inflation similar to the Consumer Price Index and created by the Bureau of Economic Analysis.
Real rates are approximated as the yield on the 10-year Treasury minus the year-over-year change in the Personal Consumption Expenditures Index (PCE).
ALPS Advisors, Inc. is the investment adviser to the Fund and CoreCommodity Management, LLC is the investment sub-adviser to the Fund. ALPS Portfolio Solutions Distributor, Inc. is not affiliated with CoreCommodity Management, LLC. ALPS Advisors, Inc. is affiliated with ALPS Portfolio Solutions Distributor, Inc.
ALPS Portfolio Solutions Distributor, Inc. is the distributor for the Fund.
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