TORONTO, Oct. 22, 2014 /CNW/ - JM Fund Management Inc. ("Firm") is pleased to announce that the JM Catalyst Fund ("Fund") received an award for second highest Best 5-year Sharpe Ratio in the Equity Focused Category at the 2014 Canadian Hedge Fund Awards held on October 21, 2014.
This is the 4th consecutive year that the Fund has been presented with an award at the Annual Canadian Hedge Fund Awards. The Fund also won Best Opportunistic Hedge Fund at the 18th annual Morningstar® Canadian Investment Awards™ in 2012.
"We're truly honoured to receive this award," says Jan Mizrahi, Portfolio Manager and CEO of JM Fund Management Inc. "Along with the other awards we've won, it really affirms the consistent success of our investment strategy."
To be considered for an Award, funds must be domiciled in Canada. A total of 170 Canadian hedge funds were considered for the 2014 Canadian Hedge Fund Awards, which represent one of the highest honours in the industry.
About JM Fund Management Inc.
JM Fund Management Inc. is a Canadian based Investment Management Firm dedicated to producing superior risk-adjusted returns. The Firm manages the JM Catalyst Fund LP - a long biased hedge fund. The investment objective of the Fund is to provide long-term capital growth through superior securities selection by taking both long and short investment positions in equity, debt and option securities and through strategic trading. The allocation of long and short positions will vary depending on the opportunities the Manager believes have the best reward per unit of risk.
SOURCE: JM Fund Management Inc.
For further information: For further information on the JM Catalyst Fund or JM Fund Management Inc., please visit www.jmfund.com, or contact: Jan Mizrahi, CFA, Portfolio Manager & CEO, JM Fund Management Inc., Tel: 416-607-5543, Email: [email protected]; Stephen Weisbrod, Vice-President, JM Fund Management Inc., Tel: 416-565-7005, Email: [email protected]