MAI Investment Management, a provider of innovative, targeted investment solutions, communication and support to financial advisors and institutions, announced that MAI was named the Short Vol Manager of the Year by EQDerivatives at their Global Equity & Volatility Derivatives Awards 2016 ceremony at the Roosevelt Hotel in New York City.
The evaluation of buyside firms for the Short Vol Manager of the Year Award was determined from market intelligence the EQDerivatives team gathered from Oct. 2014-Oct. 2015. MAI’s Managed Volatility team was selected based on a number of factors including market impact, innovation and performance. Past performance is no guarantee of future results. More information about the awards can be found at http://eqderivatives.com/awards
The Strategy was started in a product offering in 2009 by MAI Capital Management. It is a risk-managed liquid alternative strategy with the specific purpose of lowering equity portfolio volatility. The Strategy is designed to provide durable portfolio income independent of directional equity markets, without an embedded interest rate bet. The Strategy employs a unique option overlay process that is actively managed by MAI investment professionals.
EQDerivatives is a Chicago and London-based meeting and news platform focused on global equity and volatility strategies and participants. EQDerivatives connects equity and volatility derivative buysiders, asset allocators and market makers. The Chicago- and London-based operation runs private meetings and conferences for the sector. It also generates exclusive online Commentary & News for its subscribers. For more details go to http://www.eqderivatives.com/about