The fund's investments include an asset allocation fund and two absolute return funds
to provide diversification and generate monthly income.
Absolute return funds
have experienced mixed fortunes.
Pinnacle provides its institutional investor clientele with exposure to the global commodities markets via physical and financial absolute return funds
, strategies and products.
Absolute Return funds
lead on the use of emergent technology, such as artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning, to leverage the opportunities of big data, and their systems can identify trends, opportunities and risks with speed and accuracy, allowing rapid redeployment of capital.
This was especially true for the guys (and they are all guys) running absolute return funds
BlueMountain manages USD20 billion of assets, with USD15 billion in absolute return funds
and USD5 billion in collateralized loan obligations.
Risk-based approaches allow for the effective removal of historical constraints on the allocation to absolute return strategies, allowing equity long-short managers to compete with long-only and fixed income absolute return funds
within the overall risk budget.
The risk-based approach effectively removes historical constraints on the percentage allocation to absolute return strategies, allowing equity long/short managers to compete with long only and fixed income absolute return funds
within the overall fixed income risk budget.
Connolly also dislikes absolute return funds
, saying: "Most produce cash-like returns at best and have hefty charges."
The Putnam Retirement Income Fund Lifestyles 1, 2, and 3 have varying degrees of risk, and all contain absolute return funds
Owned by French investment bank Societe Generale, Lyxor is a specialist asset management firm that focuses on tracker funds, structured funds, alternative funds and absolute return funds