Commodities: Sometimes Bad Things Happen to Good Asset Classes – ALPS/USCF – 1.16.19


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While 2018 was a tumultuous year for the equity market and volatility continues to persist, commodities haven’t bounced back yet- why? Understanding price movements across asset classes during different stages of the business cycle and inflationary environments can help advisors structure their portfolios accordingly. Join us for this live discussion that will cover:

  • 2018 Commodities Review
  • Historical Commodities performance at different stages of the business cycle
  • Asset class correlations to inflation and unexpected inflation
  • Geopolitics and Commodities: Silver lining for commodities as we see progress towards a resolution of the ongoing trade war with China
  • Investing in Commodities: Approach is Everything

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John Love, CFA
President & Chief Executive Officer

John P. Love is President and Chief Executive Officer of USCF, a Walnut Creek, California based investment firm.

Mr. Love previously served as Senior Portfolio Manager for USCF’s products, including the United States Oil Fund (USO) and United States Natural Gas Fund (UNG), the largest oil and natural gas ETFs in the U.S. Since USCF’s founding, Mr. Love has contributed to the firm’s evolution through operations, trading, research, product development, marketing, capital markets, and more.

Mr. Love is a graduate of the University of Southern California. He holds NFA Series 3, 30 and FINRA Series 7, 63 registrations and is a CFA Charterholder.

Kurt Nelson
SummerHaven Index Management

Kurt manages investor relations for SummerHaven. He previously ran the commodity index business for UBS and led the successful effort to acquire and integrate AIG’s commodity index business. Prior to joining UBS, Kurt structured commodity index and equity derivative solutions for clients of AIG Financial Products.


Title: Commodities: Sometimes Bad Things Happen to Good Asset Classes
Date: Wednesday, January 16, 2019
Time: 1:00 PM Eastern Standard Time
Duration: 1 hour

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