MONTREAL, Nov. 7, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - LionGuard Capital Management Inc. ("LionGuard") is pleased to announce several recognitions of investment performance for LionGuard Opportunities Fund ("Fund").
As of the end of October 2017, LionGuard Opportunities Fund has delivered the following net returns to investors:
- YTD +16.03%
- 1-year +30.63%
- 3-year +16.92% (annualized)
- Since Inception +17.08% (annualized)
On the back of its investment results, the Fund has recently been selected as a "Top Contender" for Best 1 Year Return among Equity Focused funds, at the 2017 Canadian Hedge Fund Awards.
Also, as of the end of September 2017, the Fund has also been highlighted by the Canadian Hedge Watch magazine, with the following rankings:
- 5th best fund across all categories for the 1-Year return
- 5th best fund across all categories for the 3-Year return
- One of the top funds for fewest negative return months over the last 1 Year
- One of the top funds for fewest negative return months over the last 3 Years
"We thank our industry for ongoing recognitions, as we continue to diligently apply our fundamentally-driven investment process to uncover high quality companies that trade at large discounts to their intrinsic values." stated Andrey Omelchak, President & CEO of LionGuard Capital.
The Fund has the objective to achieve long-term growth of capital through disciplined investing in North American equities. The Fund invests on a long/short basis and intends to achieve positive absolute returns with strict risk management parameters in place and with low correlation to equity markets.
The Fund can be purchased by accredited investors through approved dealers across Canada, including investment advisors, brokers and financial planners. Fund's codes are the following:
- LGC101 – Class A
- LGC103 – Class F
About LionGuard Capital Management Inc.
LionGuard Capital Management Inc. is an independent investment management company based in Montréal. We specialize in fundamental bottom-up research & analysis and offer industry-leading investment products. Our clientele includes some of Canada's largest institutional investors, as well as family offices, fund of funds, investment advisers and select high net worth individuals. For more information, visit: www.lionguardcapital.com
SOURCE Lionguard Capital Management
For further information: Andrey Omelchak, President & CEO, 514-448-6441; Erik Ross, Senior Vice-President, Trading & Operations, 514-448-6442; François Dufour, Vice-President, Business Development, 514-380-6788. Email: [email protected]