2100 Xenon Long/Short Global Fixed Income Program: 2100 Xenon Group

Rules of the trade

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Debts, deficits and dysfunctional politicians have made the once-staid government bond markets a volatile and at times dangerous arena for investors.

Bond guru Bill Gross issued an apology to investors in October after his bet against US Treasuries turned sour and left the Pimco Total Return Fund trailing its benchmark by a wide margin.

A high-risk wager on the European sovereign bond crisis led to the demise of MF Global and its CEO John Corzine, who made his name as a successful government bond