Marshall Wace

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Marshall Wace is an alternative asset manager specializing in long/short equity. It combines fundamental investing with systematic and quantitative strategies to deliver returns from a range of investment solutions. The firm promotes the extensive use of proprietary systems throughout its investment and operations environment. As one of the world’s largest alternative asset managers, Marshall Wace employs over 350 employees working in London, New York, and Hong Kong.

  • Assets under management: $39 billion (circa 2019)
  • Marshall Wace specializes in global long/short equity.
  • It aims to deliver outstanding risk-adjusted returns.
  • It manages both portfolio and market risks with sophisticated proprietary systems.
  • It was awarded Management Firm of the Year by the EuroHedge Awards 2011, attesting to the exceptional performance delivered by a number of its funds during the Year.