Focused. Disciplined. Innovative.
Welcome to Acorn Global Investments.
Acorn Global Investments, founded in 2005, is an alternative investment manager that identifies early stage opportunities in global futures markets. Acorn provides investors with a strategy that is uncorrelated to stocks, bonds and real estate.
Innovative ResearchOur research combines disruptive and unconventional thinking with a focus on producing practical and actionable innovations that adapt to changing global markets.
Global OpportunitiesWhether it is wheat in Chicago, bonds in Rome, coffee in London, currencies in Auckland, oil in Tokyo or equities in New York, we search the world for opportunities that others often miss.
Uncompromised SecurityTop tier partners and infrastructure as well as ample liquidity, transparency, best practices and attention to detail provide our investors with a strong degree of comfort.
True DiversificationTraditional diversification often fails when investors need it most. True diversification is rare. We work hard to ensure that Acorn continues to act as a powerful portfolio diversifier.
True Diversification Delivered
Investments that earn strong returns and act independently of traditional asset classes are often promised but rarely delivered. The results below illustrate that we have delivered on our mission to provide investors with a cornerstone portfolio holding that produces strong returns while remaining uncorrelated to stocks, bonds and real estate. (From inception to March 31, 2016)
Current index value from 100 at program inception (to March 31, 2016).
PAST PERFORMANCE IS NOT INDICATIVE OF FUTURE RESULTS. The Acorn Diversified Program is managed by Acorn Global Investments Inc. The analysis above was performed using monthly data from July 2005 to March 2014. The returns for stocks, bonds and real estate were sourced from Bloomberg and are represented by the S&P 500, Scotia Canadian Bond Index Fund and the Dow Jones US Real Estate Index respectively. The performance here reflects the performance of the BTR Global Macro Fund from July 2005 – November 2008, which used the same investment decision maker, process, objective and strategy as the Acorn Diversified Trust has since commencing operations in July 2009. The performance includes a transition period between December 2008 – June 2009 where no trading took place. Records which document and support this performance are available upon request. The returns above are net of 2% management fees and 20% performance fees until September 2010 and 1% management fees and 20% performance fees thereafter. The information contained here, including estimates (e), is subject to change without notice and Acorn Global Investments Inc. will not be held liable for any inaccuracies or misprints. Important information about the Acorn Diversified Trust including risks, objective, strategy and fees is contained in the offering memorandum. This is not and may not be used as a recommendation or a solicitation.