Global Equity Long Short Fund

The Acadian Global Equity Long Short Fund (the Fund) uses quantitative modelling and fundamental insights to invest in undervalued stocks, generally maintaining a gross long exposure of 130% and a gross short exposure of 30%.

The investment approach is both multi-faceted and highly adaptable, which allows Acadian to take advantage of attractive stocks opportunities as they arise. Acadian casts a wide net to discover mispriced stocks, analysing more than 40,000 stocks daily in a quest to find the most attractive investment opportunities for inclusion in the portfolio.

 

FUND FACTS

Invest in a fund that uses systematic expertise to invest in undervalued stocks and short sell overvalued stocks, to unearth undervalued stocks and deliver compelling long-term returns.

Investment objective: To maximise risk-adjusted, long-term returns by investing in undervalued stocks and short selling overvalued stocks from around the world, while carefully controlling portfolio risk and transaction costs. The Fund aims to outperform the MSCI World Net Index over rolling four-year periods before fees and taxes.

Inception

Style

Distribution

Holdings

Investment horizon

4 May 2006

Global equity - Long/Short, Active

Half yearly (June and December)

200 – 300 (long)
50 – 100 (short)

At least 7 years

Active stock limit

Cash holding

Management cost

Minimum investment

APIR code

Max 2.25%
(both Long and Short)

0-5%

1.65% p.a.*

$25,000

FSF0788AU

*A performance fee of 15% of the net return (after management fees) above the benchmark may apply. For more information on the performance fee, refer to the fees section in the PDS.

FUND DOCUMENTS

Quarterly Factsheet    Platform Availability    Product Disclosure Statement

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