AOR Extra - The Power of Focus
​This debut installment of Alger On the Record Extra explores how investors might meet their growing need for alpha. Many believe that focused strategies, investment strategies containing roughly 50 or fewer securities, effectively deliver alpha potential.
 


The views expressed are the views of Fred Alger Management, Inc. (together with its affiliated entities “Alger”) as of April 2018. Alger has used sources of information which it believes to be reliable; however, this publication is not intended to be and does not constitute investment advice. These views are subject to change at any time and they do not guarantee the future performance of the markets, any security, or any funds managed by Alger. 

This presentation is provided in Israel only to investors of the type listed in the first schedule of the Securities Law, 1968 (the "Securities Law") and the Regulation of Investment Advice, Investment Marketing and Investment Portfolio Management Law, 1995. The fund units will not be sold to investors who are not of the type listed in the first schedule of the Securities Law.

Funds authorized by the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority FINMA for distributing their shares publicly in Switzerland: for interested parties, fund regulations or the articles of incorporation, the key investor information document (KIID) and the full prospectus, in their current versions, as well as the annual and semi-annual reports are provided free of charge at the representative in Switzerland. ACOLIN Fund Services AG, Affolternstrasse 56, CH-8050 Zurich. Paying agent in Switzerland is Neue Helvetische Bank AG, Seefeldstrasse 215, CH-8008 Zürich.

Risk Disclosures: Investing in the stock market involves gains and losses and may not be suitable for all investors. Growth stocks tend to be more volatile than other stocks as the prices of growth stocks tend to be higher in relation to their companies’ earnings and may be more sensitive to market, political and economic developments. Investing in companies of small capitalizations involves the risk that smaller, newer issuers may have limited product lines or financial resources, or lack of management depth. Foreign investing involves special risks including currency risk and risks related to political, social, or economic conditions. There are additional risks when investing in an active investment strategy, such as increased short term trading, additional transaction costs and potentially increased taxes that a shareholder may pay, which can lower the actual return on an investment.

Past performance is no guarantee of future results. 



     

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KEVIN COLLINS, CFA​​
Senior Vice President
Client Portfolio Manager ​​

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