2016

PSN Informa Top Gun Awards: Managers eligible for the Top Gun Awards are categorized into one of six “star” categories; within those categories, managers are ranking according to the below criteria. All Belle Haven Strategies are currently classified as 2 star and above and subject to the below analysis. For more information on other categories or rankings, please see http://psn.informais.com/topguns/topguns.asp: 

Criteria: The PSN universes were created using the information collected through the PSN investment manager questionnaire and use only gross of fee returns. Mutual fund and commingled fund products are not included in the universe. PSN Top Guns investment managers must claim that they are GIPS compliant. Products must have an R-Squared of 0.80 or greater relative to the style benchmark for a five year period. Moreover, products must have returns greater than the style benchmark for the three latest three-year rolling periods. At this point, the top ten performers for the latest 3 year period become the 4 STAR TOP GUNS. Products are then selected which have a standard deviation for the five year period equal or less than the median standard deviation for the peer group. The top ten performers for the latest 3 year period become the 5 STAR TOP GUNS. The top ten information ratios for the latest five-year period ending then become the 6 STAR TOP GUNS.

1-Star Category: Products with this rating were top ten performers within their respective universes, based on quarterly returns. 

2-Star Category: These products were top ten performers within their respective universes, based on returns for the one-year period. 

3-Star Category: These products were top ten performers within their respective universes, based on returns for the three-year period. 

4-Star Category: Products with this rating must have an R-Squared of 0.80 or greater relative to the style benchmark for the recent five-year period. Moreover, products must have returns greater than the style benchmark for the three latest three-year rolling periods. The top ten returns for the latest three-year period then become the TOP GUNS. 

5-Star Category: Products must have an R-Squared of 0.80 or greater relative to the style benchmark for the recent five-year period. Moreover, products must have returns greater than the style benchmark for the three latest three-year rolling periods. After that they select only the products which standard deviation for the five-year period is equal or less than the median standard deviation for the peer group. The top ten returns for the latest three-year period then become the TOP GUNS. 

6-Star Category: Products must have an R-Squared of 0.80 or greater relative to the style benchmark for the recent five-year period. Moreover, products must have returns greater than the style benchmark for the three latest three-year rolling periods. After that they select only the products which standard deviation for the five-year period is equal or less than the median standard deviation for the peer group. The top ten information ratios for the latest five-year period then become the TOP GUNS. 

Manager of the Decade: Products must have an R-Squared of 0.80 or greater relative to the style benchmark for the latest 10-year period. Moreover, products must have returns greater than the style benchmark for the latest 10-year period and also Standard Deviation less than the style benchmark for the latest ten year period. At this point, the top-10 performers for the latest 10-year period become the PSN Top Guns of the Decade.

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