AQR Capital Management has added four mutual funds, including AQR U.S. Defensive Equity Fund (Class I/AUEIX), AQR International Defensive Equity Fund (Class I/ANDIX), AQR Emerging Defensive Equity Fund (Class I/AZEIX) and AQR Risk-Balanced Commodities Strategy Fund (Class I/ARCIX), to its portfolio.
"We continue to leverage our extensive expertise with sophisticated institutional clients to bring distinct investment ideas and concepts to a growing financial advisor marketplace that is in search of better ways to diversify their clients' portfolios," stated David G. Kabiller, co-founding partner and Head of Client Strategies at AQR.
"As the baby boomer generation moves from wealth maximization to wealth preservation, many of these alternative investment solutions may enable financial advisors to better meet their clients' investment objectives.
AQR Capital launched its first mutual fund on January 9, 2009 and currently manages some $7.1 billion in mutual fund assets.