The strategy, launched over six years ago for institutions, aims to generate incremental absolute returns
while managing downside risk.
The company, led by Axel Merk, who identified the building of the credit bubble in 2003 and in 2005, positioned his clients to move out of real estate and the faltering dollar by investing in hard currencies and gold, says the "no-load" mutual fund seeks to generate positive absolute returns
by investing in currencies.
5 billion portfolio has risen by over 40 per cent since its launch in April 2005, producing positive absolute returns
in 37 out of 48 months in its first four years.
Invesco Multiple Asset Strategies focuses on alternative investment strategies and seeks to deliver positive absolute returns
regardless of market conditions.
We believe that it will appeal to many investors looking to generate absolute returns
with lower levels of volatility.
Bristlecone uses a disciplined, research-intensive, value-based investment approach to maximize long-term absolute returns
QuantShares currently has a family of four liquid alternative ETFs designed to provide investors with inexpensive absolute returns
or to hedge equity exposure.
FrontPoint's investment teams, which employ strategies that seek to deliver risk-adjusted absolute returns
uncorrelated to broad market indices, will continue managing their respective funds once this acquisition is complete.
He is a senior member of the multi-asset investing team that is responsible for developing investment strategies designed to deliver absolute returns
The results of State Street's study also illustrate institutional investors' growing appetite for separating asset class returns, or beta, and absolute returns
, or alpha.
Firm seeks to generate absolute returns
for its clients independent of market direction.
Gabelli's remarks on Absolute Returns
and Value Investing will be featured in a session entitled: "Long for This World: The Future of the Long-Only Asset Management Business.