AIMA Canada Strategy Paper Series - Long/Short Equity Strategy

Location Date: 
July, 2006

The long/short equity strategy is rooted in the classic Jones model, which combines three strategies – long equities, short equities and modest leverage to generate optimal risk-adjusted returns. This model is based on the premise that skilled stock selection drives positive returns. A long/short equity strategy therefore shifts the principal risk from market risk to manager risk. Click here for full story...