Absolute Return Masterclass | November 2018

Absolute Return Masterclass | November 2018

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Markets have been volatile of late so is now the time for absolute return? And if you think it is, what type of portfolio should you buy? Over the last 3 years the gap between the best and worst performing absolute return fund is over 30%. To discuss on this Masterclass are:

  • Tristan Hanson, Fund Manager, M&G Investments
  • Barry Norris, CEO and Fund Manager, Argonaut Capital Partners
  • Peter Toogood, Chief Investment Officer, The Adviser Centre

Learning outcomes:

  1. The breadth of investment styles available within the absolute return sector
  2. The main drivers of risk and return in absolute return portfolios
  3. How changes in interest rates affect the outlook for absolute return funds