Connor, Clark & Lunn Investment Management home page
Who We Are
About Us An overview of our organization
History Historical time line of CC&L Investment Management
People Team structure, personnel and biographies
Corporate Brochure Access our corporate brochure
CC&L in the Community CC&L’s involvement with charitable and professional organizations
Affiliated Companies Access our affiliates
What We Do
Expertise Information about our experience and capabilities
Investment Approach Our approach to investment management, research, opportunities and risk
Investment Strategies Details about the investment services we offer
Client Services Our approach and commitment to servicing our clients
Responsible Investing Our approach to Responsible Investing
Connecting needs
with solutions

CC&L Multi-Strategy

Investment Objective

  • The investment objective is to provide a return between 6% and 8% with a volatility target between 6% and 8% per annum over a market cycle.


  • Investments in different asset classes and investment processes.
  • Low correlations to equity and fixed income markets.
  • Ability to take advantage of both positive and negative insights.
  • ESG considerations integrated into the strategy.

Product Strategy

  • The CC&L Multi-Strategy Fund is a well-diversified portfolio that invests in a complementary set of absolute return strategies to provide diversified sources of return and attractive risk/return characteristics.
  • The strategy will use leverage and borrow securities to facilitate short selling.

Investment Process

  • A diversified portfolio that invests in complementary market neutral strategies:
    • Q Global Equity Market Neutral: Takes long and short positions in global stocks including US, Canada, EAFE and Emerging Markets using a disciplined quantitative process to create a market neutral strategy. Country, sector and stock exposures as well as overall portfolio risk are managed using proprietary risk management techniques.
    • Fundamental Equity Market Neutral: Takes long and short positions primarily in small- and mid-capitalization Canadian stocks using a fundamental approach.
    • Fixed Income Absolute Return: Takes long and short positions in global sovereign bond markets and fixed income credit strategies.

Contact us





Connor, Clark & Lunn Financial Group home page