GSAM teams up with Boston Partners to launch Global Long/Short Equity UCITS fund

Equity specialist Boston Partners will offer a UCITS version of their Global Long/Short strategy via the Goldman Sachs platform.

The fund will pick stocks on long and short side, based on a bottom-up valuation analysis, momentum and proprietary quantitative-screening methods while aims to minimize global equity market risk.

Boston Partners is a large US investment specialist, currently managing 80BEUR.