Atlantic Pacific Australian Equity Fund (APAEF)
The APAEF is a long/short Australian managed fund with a core focus on downside risk protection. If you’re looking for stable long-term investment returns but are concerned about share market volatility, the APAEF may be a good choice for you.
The APAEF is a long-bias equity market product which typically buys or short sells Australian listed securities and ASX200 futures contracts, with a core focus on downside protection.
Risk management is an essential part of our DNA. We are not prepared to accept large drawdowns in the funds entrusted to us by our investors, the reality faced by most long-only fund managers during market downturns.
These active hedging and trading strategies helped protect and grow investor capital during the COVID-19 led market crash, and have powered the Fund’s long-term market outperformance.
Reasons to invest
Meet the team
Nicolas has been managing multi-billion dollar portfolios for global financial institutions and numerous hedge funds for over 20 years and helped preserve and grow capital through the GFC, several crashes, corrections and recessions.
George is an experienced fund manager and financial analyst with an extensive portfolio of financial services skills. Previous experience includes senior positions providing banks and hedge funds with actionable intelligence and analysis.
Client Relationship Manager
Habib joined APSEC Funds Management in June 2019 to act as a client liaison and develop and grow Funds Under Management (FUM) through assisting Direct Investors, SMSF Trustees and Independent Financial advisers.
How prepared is your portfolio for the next major correction?
In the face of the prevailing economic headwinds of 2020, many investors face the choice of keeping their savings in cash, with near zero returns, or risking exposure to the current extreme volatility of the share market.
Fortunately for risk-averse investors who still want appreciable capital gains, the APAEF may offer an attractive solution.
Get in touch today and we’ll send you all the information you need to help decide how the APAEF’s long/short investment approach could help diversify and add protection to your investment portfolio.
All information correct as at October 20, 2020.
*Source: FE fundinfo, October 13, 2020 https://investmentcentre.moneymanagement.com.au/factsheets/mi/k1fx/apsec-atlantic-pacific-australian-equity
** Fund Returns are prepared on a redemption unit price basis after management and performance fees inclusive of GST. Distributions are assumed to be re-invested at the mid unit price. Individual tax is not taken into account in deriving Fund Returns. In calculating the NTA, the Atlantic Pacific Australian Equity Fund (“Fund”) asset values have been calculated using unaudited price and income estimates for the month being reported. Past performance is not indicative of future performance.
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