TORONTO, Oct. 4, 2013 /CNW/ - Vision Capital Corporation ("Vision") is pleased to announce that the Vision Opportunity Fund Limited Partnership II ("Vision LP II") received an award at the 2013 Canadian Hedge Fund of
the Year Awards held last night hosted by KPMG.
The Vision LP II received the award for the second highest Three-Year
This is the fifth consecutive year since the inception of the Vision
Opportunity Funds that a Fund managed by Vision Capital Corporation has
been recognized at the annual Canadian Hedge Fund of the Year Awards.
Mr. Jeffrey Olin, President and CEO, and Co-Portfolio Manager of Vision Capital
Corporation, commented that, "This recognition is a testament to the
quality and depth of experience of the Vision team. It also serves as
continued validation for the strategy we employ and the focus and
discipline we maintain in our execution."
Mr. Frank Mayer, Chairman and Co-Portfolio Manager of Vision added, "We are
particularly pleased that we continue to be recognized for our
About Vision Capital Corporation:
Vision Capital Corporation ("Vision"), a registrant with the Ontario
Securities Commission, currently manages the Vision Opportunity Funds (the "Funds"), comprising a range of private investment products currently available to accredited investors. The Funds focus primarily on the real estate sector and currently
invest predominantly in publicly-traded equity and debt securities.
Vision's strategy and approach, in conjunction with the experience and
skills of the Vision team, has generated strong absolute and relative returns. Since inception on
July 2nd, 2008, through September 30th, 2013, the Vision Opportunity Fund Limited Partnership has delivered a compound annual return of approximately 20%, net of all
fees and expenses, representing a cumulative total return of
The Vision Funds have received considerable industry recognition for their leading risk-adjusted total return performance, including:
Received awards at the Canadian Hedge Fund of the Year Awards for five
consecutive years since the Funds' inception.
Top 5 Finalist at the Global Emerging Manager Awards presented by S&P
Capital IQ in March 2013 in New York.
Recognition at the 2012 and 2011 Morningstar Canadian Investment Awards
as one of the Top 3 Best Opportunistic Hedge Funds.
Top performing Fund in the Scotia Canadian Hedge Fund Index in 2010.
SOURCE: Vision Capital Corporation
For further information:
For additional information on the Vision Opportunity Funds, please visit our website at www.visioncap.ca, or contact:
President and CEO, Co-Portfolio Manager
Vision Capital Corporation
Chairman, Co-Portfolio Manager
Vision Capital Corporation