John Locke Investments

CTA / Program YTD Inception
-1.25 7/1/2000
-1.25 7/1/2000
0.00 8/1/2004
0.00 12/1/2007

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

John Locke Investments (JLI) is an independent alternative asset management company serving the needs of a wide range of international clients. Based in Fontainebleau, France our team is dedicated to the task of delivering consistently high risk-adjusted returns across a full spectrum of asset classes and markets. <br><br> Through our in-house team of researchers, we have been able to develop a range of strategies that are at the leading edge of investment technology. Our products are designed to be complementary to the returns of a traditional portfolio, while seeking to reduce the risk posed by the volatility of the international asset markets. We believe that it is our commitment to research that has allowed us to maintain our position at the forefront amongst the world's premier investment managers over the past 10 years. Our policy is to recruit only the finest available investment researchers and analysts. A testament to our success is the client base that we have built up since our inception in 2001. Indeed, we are happy to count some of the world's largest financial institutions amongst our relationships. We fully recognise that our success is dependent on our choice of business partners and seek to initiate long-term alliances that benefit all parties. <br><br> John Locke Investment's track record is one of continued performance and innovation and our ongoing research and development has ensured that we remain leaders of our chosen field. We fully expect to continue down the path of excellence that we have set for ourselves, and look forward to sharing this excellence with our clients and other business partners. <br><br> Transparency and security are also key factors for us and to this end we provide all clients with a high level of transparency with regard to our investment process and position reporting. All investment vehicles offered by John Locke Investments provide for daily liquidity.<br><br> Principle Biography:<br><br> Mr. Bonnin is the CEO and Founding Partner of John Locke Investments SA, a company which was set up near Paris, France in 2001. JLI investment programs are based on the systematic application of computerized trading strategies, with a particular focus on the dynamic management of risk. The strategies are purely quantitative in nature and are based on in-depth analysis of market price movements. Since the beginning of his investment management career, Mr. Bonnin has always held the belief that sustainable returns are only achievable through a commitment to disciplined and rigorous quantitative research. This belief permeates all aspects of the research effort within the firm and is also ingrained in the corporate culture of John Locke Investments. Prior to creating John Locke Investments, Mr. Bonnin was in charge of Research and Alternative Investments at ING France from September 1998 to June 2001. Between March 1992 and September 1998, Mr. Bonnin was Managing Director and Founding Partner of CAP STARDEX SA, a French AMF regulated asset management company specializing in alternative systematic strategies. From September 1989 to March 1992, Mr. Bonnin was a director of the convertible bonds trading desk at RAFE SA. Mr. Bonnin graduated from the Institut Superieur de Gestion in 1986.
Commodity Trading Advisor (CTA)
NFA 0283356