Frequently, we receive questions from the readers of our popular market commentary, the Weekly Research Briefing, authored by Blaine Rollins, CFA. So, we thought we would use this week’s blog to share a few of these questions along with Blaine’s responses.


    It’s been over a year now since we first heard news reports of a respiratory virus spreading through China. Months later, the COVID-19 pandemic continues in the U.S. and its impact on Main Street remains noticeable every time you look around your neighborhood.

  • Choosing a Managed Futures Fund | 361 Capital Blog  

    Calling all due diligence wonks. Get your coffee, your spreadsheets, your performance databases and dig in. Your role has never been more important. Investment manager due diligence has always been a critical, if not underappreciated, value add in the advisor-client partnership.

  • In Defense of Defense  

    Who has the NFL Alpha?
    Analytic Investors’ Super Bowl LV Pick

    February 05, 2021
    Analytic Investors Team, guest contributor

    On February 2, 2020, the Kansas City Chiefs came back to defeat the San Francisco 49ers 31-20 to win Super Bowl LIV in Miami. This is notable on many levels: It was the Chiefs’ first Super Bowl title in 50 years; young superstar quarterback Patrick Mahomes led his team to three touchdowns in the final 6 minutes and 13 seconds to erase a 10-point deficit; and the Analytic Investors team correctly predicted the outcome for the second consecutive year, bringing its historical record to an impressive 12-5 (71%) against the spread.


    I am very pleased to announce Hamilton Lane’s intention to acquire 361 Capital. Hamilton Lane (NASDAQ: HLNE) is a leading private markets investment management firm with nearly three decades of experience in alternative investing.