A mutual fund offered through Equinox Funds, the
The Fund accesses a BlueCrest program that employs core macro trading signals across global asset classes, enhanced with innovative strategies that seek to target specific market opportunities. "We are seeking to provide investors with different sources of return than traditional investments and other trend-following strategies. Ultimately, when added to an overall portfolio, we believe the Fund may offer significant contributions in terms of helping to potentially reduce risk and enhance returns over time," commented
Equinox Funds has been an innovator in alternative investment product development and distribution since its founding in 2003. In
Alternative investments are not suitable for all investors. There is no guarantee that the investment objectives of the Equinox sponsored funds will be achieved or maintained.
The successful use of forward and futures contracts draws upon
The use of futures contracts, forward contracts and derivative instruments will have the economic effect of financial leverage. Financial leverage magnifies exposure to the swings in prices of an asset class underlying an investment and results in increased volatility.
International trading activities are subject to foreign exchange risk. As a general rule, there is less legal and regulatory protection for investors in foreign markets than that available domestically. Additionally, trading on foreign exchanges is subject to the risks presented by exchange controls, expropriation, increased tax burdens and exposure to local economic declines and political instability.
BlueCrest is not a sponsor or promoter of the Fund. BlueCrest is not responsible for the formation or the operation of, and does not act as an advisor, to the Fund. BlueCrest has not had any involvement in the preparation of this press release and is not responsible for the contents hereof. Prospective investors will not be investing their funds with BlueCrest and will not have voting rights or a direct interest in any BlueCrest fund. Additionally, while the Fund may gain exposure to the BlueCrest Program, the Fund will not have a direct interest in any BlueCrest fund.
Investors should carefully consider the investment objectives, risks, charges, and expenses of the Funds. These and other important information about the Funds are contained in the applicable Prospectus, which can be obtained by calling 1-888-643-3431. The Prospectus should be read carefully before investing.
Securities offered through
A Trend-following strategy seeks to capitalize on momentum or price trends across global asset classes by taking either long or short positions as a trend is underway. Price trends are created when investors are slow to act on new information or sell prematurely and hold on to losing investments too long. Price trends continue when investors continue to buy an investment that is going up in price or sell an investment that is going down in price.
Melissa Curriemcurrie@equinoxllc.com 609-454-5221
Source: Equinox Funds