Pictet adds long/short global equity fund to range

Added 24th November 2016

Pictet Asset Management has added a long/short global equity fund to its total return range.

Pictet adds long/short global equity fund to range

The PTR-Atlas UCITS fund will be managed by a team of four - James Wigley, Adrien de Susanne d’Epinay and Philip Wilson, with Matthieu Fleck leading the team.

The fund is a daily liquidity, daily pricing fund that combines top-down analysis with bottom-up fundamental research, which has an objective of achieving long-term capital growth with a strong focus on preservation.

Fleck said: “Global equity markets continue to be volatile, driven by increasingly short business cycles and a global shift from monetary to fiscal policy. 

“This underlines the case for our long/short approach, which takes account of the top-down environment to drive our portfolio positioning and identifies where we are best rewarded to take risk, combined with rigorous bottom-up stock analysis to assess the relationship between price and fundamentals.”

This is the seventh fund to form part of the total return range, which now has total assets under management of $6.1bn.

The UCITS IV-compliant fund is currently registered for sale in Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Spain, Sweden and the UK.

Kames Income Hub


Vincent McEntegart, manager of the Kames Diversified Monthly Income Fund, explains how he aims to deliver a stable and sustainable income of 5% p.a.*, paid monthly, by investing in a range of asset classes

Square Mile Research

Premier Multi Asset Global Growth - Alex Farlow
Premier Multi Asset Global...

Talking Factsheets is a video service for users...

Visitor's Comments Add your comment

Add Your Comment

We won't publish your address



Investment Strategy




PA Edinburgh 2017
PA Edinburgh 2017

Thursday 7 September
Balmoral Hotel, Edinburgh

PA Alternatives 2017
PA Alternatives 2017

Tuesday 12 September
Sofitel St James, London  

PA Dublin October 2017
PA Dublin October 2017

Tuesday 10 October
Westbury Hotel, Dublin

PA US 2017
PA US 2017

Tuesday 17 October
Furniture Makers' Hall