Acorn Global Investments Inc. Need help with terms? Canada Type: Commodity Trading Advisor (CTA) Registrations: OSC (as CTM, IFM, PM, EMD) Program Past 12 Months Oct YTD CAROR WDD AUM Min Inv Visits Acorn Diversified Program -0.58 -28.41 4.11 -40.15 $ 44.0M $ 10k 17019 Past performance is not necessarily indicative of future results. The risk of loss in trading commodity futures, options, and foreign exchange ("forex") is substantial. CTA Introduction Acorn Global Investments is a Canadian alternative investment manager that specializes in applying systematic trading strategies to highly liquid global markets in order to deliver strong returns and diversification benefits to investors. The firm and the Acorn Diversified Trust are both built with institutional grade infrastructure, compliance and sound practices. The leadership of the firm has institutional experience in trading, research, operations and client service. Acorn was originally founded by Jason Russell in 2004 under its previous name J. Russell Capital Management Inc. (JRCM) The investment objective is to deliver annualized double digit returns over a five year period and a diversification benefit that provides low correlation to equity, bond, and real estate investments. Acorn seeks to diversify extensively through a wide variety of global asset classes including currencies, bonds, short-term rates, energies, metals, equities and agricultural markets. Using multiple strategies with low to negative correlation and allowing each strategy to benefit from either rising or falling markets further enhances diversification.