AQR Global Enhanced Equity UCITS A2 USD

Ranked 511 out of 752 in - Global over 12 months
All calculations are in GBP unless stated

Managed by

Michele Aghassi

Michele L. Aghassi is co-head of research in AQR’s Global Stock Selection group. She played a key role in launching the firm’s emerging equities strategy in 2008 and is responsible for oversight of emerging market stock selection. In addition, Aghassi serves on the Editorial Advisory Board of the Journal of Portfolio Management. Aghassi graduated magna cum laude from Brown University with a B.Sc. in applied mathematics. She also earned a Ph.D. in operations research from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where she was a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellow and an MIT Presidential Graduate Fellow. Between Brown and MIT, Aghassi worked as a quantitative analyst in the proprietary equities department of D.E. Shaw & Co.

Andrea Frazzini

Andrea Frazzini is a principal on AQR’s Global Stock Selection team, focusing on research and portfolio management of the firm’s long/short and long-only equity strategies. He is also an adjunct professor of finance at New York University’s Stern School of Business. He has published in top academic journals and won several awards for his research. Prior to AQR, Frazzini was an associate professor of finance at the University of Chicago’s Graduate School of Business and a research associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research. He also served as a consultant for DKR Capital Partners and J.P. Morgan Securities and on the board of directors of the Center for Research in Security Prices at the University of Chicago. He earned a B.S. in economics from the University of Roma Tre, an M.S. in economics from the London School of Economics and a Ph.D. in economics from Yale University.

Jacques Friedman

Jacques A. Friedman is a principal and head of AQR’s Global Stock Selection team. He is involved in all aspects of research, portfolio management and strategy development for the firm’s equity products and strategies. He is also a member of both the firm’s Strategic Planning and Risk Committees. Prior to joining AQR at its inception in 1998, Friedman was with Goldman, Sachs & Co., where he developed quantitative stock-selection strategies within the asset management division. Before joining Goldman, he was pursuing a Ph.D. in applied mathematics at the University of Washington, where his research interests ranged from mathematical physics to quantitative methods for sports handicapping. Friedman earned a B.S. in applied mathematics from Brown University and an M.S. in applied mathematics from the University of Washington.


The investment objective of the Fund is to outperform the MSCI World Total Return Index, (Net), U.S. Dollar unhedged, (the Benchmark) by investing in international equities and cash. There can be no assurance that the Fund will achieve its investment objective. The Fund will seek to achieve its investment objective over a long-term investment horizon, typically 5 to 7+ years through the implementation of a disciplined set of strategies based on value, momentum, economic and additional factors based on stock and industry selection models.

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Global over : 31/03/2018 - 31/03/2019

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 31/03/2019 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2019 9.4%
2018 -9.4% -5.8% 7.1% 4.5% -14.1%
2017 12.6% 4.8% 0.1% 1.7% 5.5%
2016 5.6% 9.5% 8.7%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Austria
  2. Denmark
  3. Finland
  4. France
  5. Germany
  6. Iceland
  7. Ireland
  8. Italy
  9. Luxembourg
  10. Netherlands
  11. Norway
  12. Spain
  13. Sweden
  14. Switzerland
  15. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date15/01/2016
  • Share Class size06Mn
  • Base currencyUSD
  • ISIN LU1219734644

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment50Mn
  • Min. regular additional investment0


  • Annual management0.35%
  • Initial investment0.00%

Performance is for the period shown (month end to month end, bid/bid, gross income reinvested, calculated in the currency and currencies indicated).