Allianz Global Investors are one of the world’s leading active investment managers with more than €505 billion in assets under management as of December 31, 2018. Allianz GI offers its clients a wide range of actively managed strategies and solutions across the risk / return spectrum. With over 650 investment professionals across the firm, they have established expertise in equities, fixed-income, multi-asset, and alternative investments.
The Allianz Multi Asset Long / Short fund aims to deliver an equity-like return outcome with a lower risk than equities by investing in a global and broad set of asset classes and employing leverage and using short exposure which allows the portfolio to benefit from positive as well as from negative trends in asset class returns. Their active asset allocation approach seeks to invest in the best performing asset classes over time.