Winton appeals to risk-averse with low volatility line

London futures and hedge fund manager Winton Capital Management is introducing a low volatility futures programme aimed at more risk-averse investors.

The product is based on the group's diversified futures trading system geared down to a lower leverage, which in its main fund is typically at 20% margin/equity. The low volatility programme will initially be only available in the form of notionally funded managed accounts, while an offshore investment fund vehicle will be opened to investors by th