The new fund will offer access to a global long/short equity strategy focused on the healthcare industry (including biotechnologies, pharmaceuticals and companies engaged in the medical technology and services businesses) and will seek attractive risk-adjusted returns," a press release from Morgan Stanley said.
What does L/S stand for?
L/S stands for Long/Short Equity (investment strategy)
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- Lipid to Protein
- Liquid to Powder
- Loratadine/Pseudoephedrine (pain reliever)
- Lymph/Plasma Concentration
- Lactulose to Rhamnose (also seen as L-R)
- Launch and Recovery
- Licensed by Royalty (Japanese TV series)
- Life Raft
- Lecithin/Sphingomyelin (fetal lung surfectants)
- Litres per Second (air conditioning)
Samples in periodicals archive:
Credit Suisse has released a new research paper, ' Long/Short Equity: An Enhanced Approach to Long Term Equity Investing ,' that compares long-only equity strategies to long/short equity strategies.
Man Investments has launched Man Synergy Series A Ltd, which it says is a portfolio "combining the strengths of long/short equity with AHL.