Archive | December, 2010

North American Equity-USD Denominated Funds

Given the large number of North American Equity funds registered for sale in Europe, the analysis is divided into USD denominated funds and all other remaining funds. This month we examine USD funds and attempt to rank the managers’ performance based solely on their skills, thereby stripping away any beneficial or hurtful effect of currency […]

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Uncovering the Dynamics of Carmignac Patrimoine

Tools and techniques to identify long term style and short term exposures of a complex investment strategy Abstract The largest mutual fund in Europe, Carmignac Patrimoine, has generated impressive relative returns in the recent financial market downturn over 2007-2009 and has over twenty-one years of consistently steady risk-adjusted performance―especially in down markets. This case study […]

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