• Views From the Floor

    Why we believe a fall in earnings, rather than a de-rating, is more likely to be a driver an index collapse in the next recession; and who gives a frack?

  • The Best of Strategies for the Worst of Times

    What steps can an investor take to mitigate the impact of a large equity correction?

  • Man Institute: Bringing Together Minds at Man Group

    All of Man AHL’s research, along with insights from across Man Group, can now be found in our new content hub.


    Technology at Man AHL is about more than fast computation. We believe good technology empowers new ways of thinking.



  • Pioneer in systematic trading for over 30 years
  • 100% systematic alternative and long-only strategies
  • Institutionally orientated
  • Unique collaboration with University of Oxford
  • Member of Man Group plc, with headquarters in London


Science Based Research

We believe that the best way to extract value from leading minds is to encourage a thoughtful exchange of ideas in an open environment.

Financial markets are now being swayed not only by numbers, but also by words. How can automatic analysis of text by computers, also known as Natural Language Processing, predict financial movements?

Slavi Marinov

When does volatility scaling improve the unconditional Sharpe ratio compared to a buy-and-hold position?

New research introduces a strategic rebalancing technique that could mitigate portfolio drawdowns.

Professor Campbell R. Harvey, Sandy Rattray, Otto van Hemert

People, Freedom and Collaboration

We are not academic theorists; we are practical scientists using our skills to hunt for alpha. We don’t view markets through a traditional finance lens. We look for alpha without constraints. We are collaborative and transparent.

AHL Explains

The AHL Explains video series has been created to explain key concepts in futures trend following. Narrated by Man AHL's Chief Scientist, Dr Anthony Ledford, the intention of these short videos is to bring each concept to life by focusing on principles rather than detail.

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