Shorting: A secret weapon of winning LIC funds

An ability to profit from falling share prices is paying off handsomely for selected fund managers.

Summary: It’s important to note that LICs with exposure to large cap stocks have been battered around in this market, while those who hold cash or have shorting as an extra lever to pull have performed better throughout these volatile times. In the longer term we will see LICs taking using a variety of approaches to get returns, including shorting to hedge against the markets – but this is just one tool.


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