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PCJ Absolute Return Fund


  • Market Neutral, absolute return strategy
  • Low correlation to the broader markets
  • Preservation of capital and sustainable returns
  • Target annual net returns of 8% with lower volatility than equities

Unique Attributes

  • PCJ team’s highest conviction ideas: long and short
    • Leverage institutional process across Large & Small Cap Canada and opportunistic US exposure
    • Removes constraints (long-only, domestic-only, benchmark) to pursue highest conviction opportunities
    • Trade construction to eliminate beta, and isolate alpha
  • Diversified sources of alpha that are less correlated to market returns (or attractive complement to traditional portfolios)

Portfolio Managers

  • Nereo Piticco, BComm, CFA
  • Heiki Altosaar, BA, CFA
  • Adam Posman, BComm, MBA, CIM

Portfolio Construction

PCJ Absolute Return Portfolio Construction diagram

Quick Facts
Inception Date May 01, 2015
AUM $81.79 million
Fund Category
Investment Risk Rating
Fund Code (A|F)
CCL250 | CCL251
Management Fee (A|F)
2.00% | 1.00%
Performance Fee
Hurdle Rate
High Water Mark
Minimum Investment –
Accredited Investor
Subsequent Investment

AUM data above is updated daily on all days that markets are open.

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