Perspectives. We seek to be differentiated and original in our thinking.



We believe that our different investment styles and approaches are complementary.

Sandy Rattray Chief Investment Officer, Man Group


Clients want a manager who is willing to provide access to their intellectual capital.

At Man Group, the wide variety of strategies and asset classes that we cover means we generate a large amount of thought leadership content.

Further, we encourage independent thinking that is unconstrained by a house view. You can explore this ethos through our perspectives below.

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.

Perspectives written by Campbell Harvey

Campbell Harvey & Man Group

Professor Campbell Harvey, a leading financial economist, has been an Investment Strategy Advisor to Man Group since 2005 and has contributed to a variety of research produced by the firm. Most recently, Professor Harvey co-authored a study on ‘Man vs. Machine’ with Sandy Rattray and Otto Van Hemert which was recognized as an ‘Outstanding Article’ in The Journal of Portfolio Management’s 2017 Bernstein Fabozzi/Jacobs Levy Awards. His prior research on differentiating luck from skill won ‘Best Article’ in both the 2016 and 2015 Bernstein Fabozzi/Jacobs Levy Awards, and he has published more than 125 scholarly articles on topics spanning investment finance, emerging markets, corporate finance, behavioural finance, financial econometrics and computer science.

About Campbell Harvey

Campbell Harvey is a Professor of Finance at Duke University and Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research.


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