EQUINOX FUNDS LAUNCHES THE EQUINOX ASPECT CORE DIVERSIFIED STRATEGY FUND ⎼ THE FIRST MUTUAL FUND TO LEVERAGE ASPECT CAPITAL’S TREND FOLLOWING STRATEGY EXPERTISE
PRINCETON, NJ, November 13, 2014 — Equinox Funds, a leading provider of alternative investments, is pleased to expand its Alternative Strategy Platform with the addition of the Equinox Aspect Core Diversified Strategy Fund (the “Fund”, ticker: EQAIX). By deploying a medium-term trend following strategy developed by Aspect Capital Limited (“Aspect”), a legendary alternative asset management firm based in London, the Fund seeks to quantitatively identify and profit from price moves in highly liquid and diverse futures markets across global asset classes.
“At Aspect, we believe that trend following strategies can be a source of persistent investment return opportunities and may provide valuable portfolio diversification" says Anthony Todd, CEO of Aspect "and we are delighted to have partnered with Equinox Funds in the launch of the Equinox Aspect Core Diversified Strategy Fund, which provides mutual fund investors with access to our trend following strategy.”
“Investors are increasingly interested in liquid alternative investment strategies.” commented Robert J. Enck, President and CEO of Equinox Fund Management, LLC (“Equinox”) “By combining Aspect’s expertise in developing trend following strategies and Equinox Funds’ experience in distributing liquid alternatives, we believe that the Equinox Aspect Core Diversified Strategy Fund is perfectly positioned to respond to a growing market need among mutual fund investors.” continued Mr. Enck.