It’s been a good year for trend-following quant funds, and for Lynx Asset Management in particular. And, according to the firm’s senior managing director Martin Källström, that is just how it should be. He tells Risk.net of how the $8.5 billion-plus Swedish hedge fund “steered” the design of its program towards times like these: “If we’d been down this year, clients would have asked: ‘What happened?’” Trend following is known as a strategy that can prosper in difficult markets. For some Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content. To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or view our subscription options here: http://subscriptions.risk.net/subscribe You are currently unable to print this content. Please contact email@example.com to find out more. You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to find out more.