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    Global Macro Fund

    1. Class I
    2. Class N
    3. Class R6
    Ticker: QGMIX

    Investment Objective

    Seeks positive absolute returns.

    Performance
    NAV Change Daily Return
    NAV Change Daily Return
    $8.85 $0.04 0.45%
    As of: 11/21/2017
     
    • The Fund pursues a long/short Global Macro alternative investment strategy. The strategy is long-term market-neutral, but can take directional views over the short term.

      The Fund invests globally across a wide range of asset classes, including equities, fixed income, currencies and commodities, and may take both long and short positions in each of the asset classes and individual instruments. The Fund has the flexibility to shift its allocation across asset classes and markets around the world, based on their relative attractiveness.


      • AQR Global Macro Fund: Emerging markets are riskier than more developed markets because they tend to develop unevenly and may never fully develop. Funds that emphasize investments in mid-cap companies generally will experience greater price volatility. Commodities and futures generally are volatile and involve a high degree of risk. The Adviser from time to time employs various hedging techniques, it is not possible to hedge fully or perfectly against any risk, and hedging entails its own costs.
      1. Monthly

        Period Ending: 10/31/2017
          Month YTD 1 Year 3 Year 5 Year Since Inception Inception Date Gross Expense Ratio Net Expense Ratio
        AQR Global Macro Fund -0.34% -2.98% -5.23% 0.20% -0.48% 4/8/2014 1.83% 1.50%
        Bank of America ML 3 Month T-Bill Index 0.09% 0.66% 0.72% 0.35% 0.30% - - -
      2.  
      3. Quarterly

        Period Ending: 9/29/2017
          Quarter YTD 1 Year 3 Year 5 Year Since Inception Inception Date Gross Expense Ratio Net Expense Ratio
        AQR Global Macro Fund 1.85% -2.65% -2.52% 0.04% -0.40% 4/8/2014 1.83% 1.50%
        Bank of America ML 3 Month T-Bill Index 0.26% 0.57% 0.66% 0.32% 0.28% - - -


      • Performance data quoted represent past performance. Past performance does not guarantee future results and current performance may be lower or higher than the data quoted. All returns shown are total returns that assume reinvestment of dividends and capital gains. Returns for periods under a year are cumulative, all others are average annual returns. Investment returns and principal will fluctuate with market and economic conditions and you may have a gain or loss when you sell shares. From time to time the Fund’s advisor may waive fees or reimbursed expenses, without which performance would have been lower. Please call 866-290-2688 for most recent month-end performance. 

        Performance shown prior to a share class’s inception date reflects the historical performance of the Fund’s Class I shares, calculated using the fees and expenses of the Class N or Class R6 shares, respectively.

      • The Gross Expense Ratio includes all categories of expenses before any expense reductions or fee waivers.
      • The Net Expense Ratio per the Fund’s latest Prospectus. For the Diversified Arbitrage Fund and the Multi-Strategy Alternative Fund, the Net Expense Ratio includes expenses related to short sales and interest on any borrowings.
      • The Merrill Lynch 3 Month Treasury Bill Index is designed to measure the performance of high-quality short-term cash-equivalent investments. Indexes are unmanaged and one cannot invest directly in an index.
      • AQR Global Macro Fund: Emerging markets are riskier than more developed markets because they tend to develop unevenly and may never fully develop. Funds that emphasize investments in mid-cap companies generally will experience greater price volatility. Commodities and futures generally are volatile and involve a high degree of risk. The Adviser from time to time employs various hedging techniques, it is not possible to hedge fully or perfectly against any risk, and hedging entails its own costs.

       

    • As of: 9/30/2017

      Strategy Exposures

        Long Positions as % of Net Assets Short Positions as % of Net Assets
      Fixed Income Markets 234.5% 427.9%
      Currencies 82.7% 57.1%
      Equity Markets 55.6% 63.3%
      Commodities 11.1% 0.9%
      Total 383.9% 549.2%


      • All Fund Statistics are subject to change. Portfolio holdings are subject to change and should not be considered a recommendation to buy or sell securities.
      • AQR Global Macro Fund: Emerging markets are riskier than more developed markets because they tend to develop unevenly and may never fully develop. Funds that emphasize investments in mid-cap companies generally will experience greater price volatility. Commodities and futures generally are volatile and involve a high degree of risk. The Adviser from time to time employs various hedging techniques, it is not possible to hedge fully or perfectly against any risk, and hedging entails its own costs.
      1. Investment Minimums

        Individual Investors $5 Million
        Institutional Investors $100,000
        Fee-based Accounts Offered By Financial Advisors None
        To be eligible for Class I Shares, a financial advisor must invest a minimum of $100,000 across all client accounts. Certain other categories of investors may invest at a reduced minimum. See Prospectus for details.
      2.  
      3. Shareholder Fees

        Sales Load None
        Deferred Sales Load None
        Redemption Fees None
      1. Annual Fund Operating Expenses

        Management Fee 1.25 %
        Distribution (12b-1) Fee None
        Acquired Fund Fees 0.05 %
        Other Expenses  
            Dividends On Short Sales None
            All Other Expenses 0.73 %
        Gross Expenses 2.03 %
        Less: Fee Waivers 0.53 %
        Net Expenses 1.50 %
        + As stated in the prospectus, the Adviser has contractually agreed to waive its management fee and/or to reimburse expenses of the Fund to the extent necessary to maintain the total annual fund operating expenses (excluding interest, taxes, dividends on short sales, borrowing costs, acquired fund fees and expenses, interest expense relating to short sales and extraordinary expenses) at 1.45 % at least through April 30, 2018. The Fee Waiver Agreement may only be terminated with the consent of the Board of Trustees.


      • The Gross Expense Ratio includes all categories of expenses before any expense reductions or fee waivers.
      • The Net Expense Ratio per the Fund’s latest Prospectus. For the Diversified Arbitrage Fund and the Multi-Strategy Alternative Fund, the Net Expense Ratio includes expenses related to short sales and interest on any borrowings.
      • AQR Global Macro Fund: Emerging markets are riskier than more developed markets because they tend to develop unevenly and may never fully develop. Funds that emphasize investments in mid-cap companies generally will experience greater price volatility. Commodities and futures generally are volatile and involve a high degree of risk. The Adviser from time to time employs various hedging techniques, it is not possible to hedge fully or perfectly against any risk, and hedging entails its own costs.
      • John M. Liew, Founder

        AQR Cofounder John M. Liew

        Founding Principal

        • 24 years of experience
        • 19 years at AQR
        • Ph.D., M.B.A., University of Chicago
        • B.A., University of Chicago
      • Michael Katz

        AQR Principal Michael Katz

        Principal

        • 10 years of experience
        • 10 years at AQR
        • Ph.D., A.M., Harvard University
        • B.A., Tel Aviv University
      • Jordan Brooks

        Jordan Brooks, AQR

        • 8 years of experience
        • 8 years at AQR
        • Ph.D., M.A., New York University
        • B.A., B.A., Boston College
      • David Kupersmith

        David Kupersmith, AQR

        • 15 years of experience
        • 6 years at AQR
        • M.B.A., Columbia University
        • B.A., Amherst College
    Ticker: QGMNX

    Investment Objective

    Seeks positive absolute returns.

    Performance
    NAV Change Daily Return
    NAV Change Daily Return
    $8.76 $0.04 0.46%
    As of: 11/21/2017
     
    • The Fund pursues a long/short Global Macro alternative investment strategy. The strategy is long-term market-neutral, but can take directional views over the short term.

      The Fund invests globally across a wide range of asset classes, including equities, fixed income, currencies and commodities, and may take both long and short positions in each of the asset classes and individual instruments. The Fund has the flexibility to shift its allocation across asset classes and markets around the world, based on their relative attractiveness.


      • AQR Global Macro Fund: Emerging markets are riskier than more developed markets because they tend to develop unevenly and may never fully develop. Funds that emphasize investments in mid-cap companies generally will experience greater price volatility. Commodities and futures generally are volatile and involve a high degree of risk. The Adviser from time to time employs various hedging techniques, it is not possible to hedge fully or perfectly against any risk, and hedging entails its own costs.
      1. Monthly

        Period Ending: 10/31/2017
          Month YTD 1 Year 3 Year 5 Year Since Inception Inception Date Gross Expense Ratio Net Expense Ratio
        AQR Global Macro Fund -0.34% -3.23% -5.58% -0.05% -0.75% 4/8/2014 1.93% 1.75%
        Bank of America ML 3 Month T-Bill Index 0.09% 0.66% 0.72% 0.35% 0.30% - - -
      2.  
      3. Quarterly

        Period Ending: 9/29/2017
          Quarter YTD 1 Year 3 Year 5 Year Since Inception Inception Date Gross Expense Ratio Net Expense Ratio
        AQR Global Macro Fund 1.75% -2.89% -2.87% -0.24% -0.67% 4/8/2014 1.93% 1.75%
        Bank of America ML 3 Month T-Bill Index 0.26% 0.57% 0.66% 0.32% 0.28% - - -


      • Performance data quoted represent past performance. Past performance does not guarantee future results and current performance may be lower or higher than the data quoted. All returns shown are total returns that assume reinvestment of dividends and capital gains. Returns for periods under a year are cumulative, all others are average annual returns. Investment returns and principal will fluctuate with market and economic conditions and you may have a gain or loss when you sell shares. From time to time the Fund’s advisor may waive fees or reimbursed expenses, without which performance would have been lower. Please call 866-290-2688 for most recent month-end performance. 

        Performance shown prior to a share class’s inception date reflects the historical performance of the Fund’s Class I shares, calculated using the fees and expenses of the Class N or Class R6 shares, respectively.

      • The Gross Expense Ratio includes all categories of expenses before any expense reductions or fee waivers.
      • The Net Expense Ratio per the Fund’s latest Prospectus. For the Diversified Arbitrage Fund and the Multi-Strategy Alternative Fund, the Net Expense Ratio includes expenses related to short sales and interest on any borrowings.
      • The Merrill Lynch 3 Month Treasury Bill Index is designed to measure the performance of high-quality short-term cash-equivalent investments. Indexes are unmanaged and one cannot invest directly in an index.
      • AQR Global Macro Fund: Emerging markets are riskier than more developed markets because they tend to develop unevenly and may never fully develop. Funds that emphasize investments in mid-cap companies generally will experience greater price volatility. Commodities and futures generally are volatile and involve a high degree of risk. The Adviser from time to time employs various hedging techniques, it is not possible to hedge fully or perfectly against any risk, and hedging entails its own costs.

       

    • As of: 9/30/2017

      Strategy Exposures

        Long Positions as % of Net Assets Short Positions as % of Net Assets
      Fixed Income Markets 234.5% 427.9%
      Currencies 82.7% 57.1%
      Equity Markets 55.6% 63.3%
      Commodities 11.1% 0.9%
      Total 383.9% 549.2%


      • All Fund Statistics are subject to change. Portfolio holdings are subject to change and should not be considered a recommendation to buy or sell securities.
      • AQR Global Macro Fund: Emerging markets are riskier than more developed markets because they tend to develop unevenly and may never fully develop. Funds that emphasize investments in mid-cap companies generally will experience greater price volatility. Commodities and futures generally are volatile and involve a high degree of risk. The Adviser from time to time employs various hedging techniques, it is not possible to hedge fully or perfectly against any risk, and hedging entails its own costs.
      1. Investment Minimums

        Individual Investors $1,000,000
        Institutional Investors None
        Fee-based Accounts Offered By Financial Advisors None
        Certain other categories of investors may invest in Class N shares at a reduced minimum. See Prospectus for details.
      2.  
      3. Shareholder Fees

        Sales Load None
        Deferred Sales Load None
        Redemption Fees None
      1. Annual Fund Operating Expenses

        Management Fee 1.25 %
        Distribution (12b-1) Fee 0.25 %
        Acquired Fund Fees 0.05 %
        Other Expenses  
            Dividends On Short Sales None
            All Other Expenses 0.67 %
        Gross Expenses 2.22 %
        Less: Fee Waivers 0.47 %
        Net Expenses 1.75 %
        + As stated in the prospectus, the Adviser has contractually agreed to waive its management fee and/or to reimburse expenses of the Fund to the extent necessary to maintain the total annual fund operating expenses (excluding interest, taxes, dividends on short sales, borrowing costs, acquired fund fees and expenses, interest expense relating to short sales and extraordinary expenses) at 1.70 % at least through April 30, 2018. The Fee Waiver Agreement may only be terminated with the consent of the Board of Trustees.


      • The Gross Expense Ratio includes all categories of expenses before any expense reductions or fee waivers.
      • The Net Expense Ratio per the Fund’s latest Prospectus. For the Diversified Arbitrage Fund and the Multi-Strategy Alternative Fund, the Net Expense Ratio includes expenses related to short sales and interest on any borrowings.
      • AQR Global Macro Fund: Emerging markets are riskier than more developed markets because they tend to develop unevenly and may never fully develop. Funds that emphasize investments in mid-cap companies generally will experience greater price volatility. Commodities and futures generally are volatile and involve a high degree of risk. The Adviser from time to time employs various hedging techniques, it is not possible to hedge fully or perfectly against any risk, and hedging entails its own costs.
      • John M. Liew, Founder

        AQR Cofounder John M. Liew

        Founding Principal

        • 24 years of experience
        • 19 years at AQR
        • Ph.D., M.B.A., University of Chicago
        • B.A., University of Chicago
      • Michael Katz

        AQR Principal Michael Katz

        Principal

        • 10 years of experience
        • 10 years at AQR
        • Ph.D., A.M., Harvard University
        • B.A., Tel Aviv University
      • Jordan Brooks

        Jordan Brooks, AQR

        • 8 years of experience
        • 8 years at AQR
        • Ph.D., M.A., New York University
        • B.A., B.A., Boston College
      • David Kupersmith

        David Kupersmith, AQR

        • 15 years of experience
        • 6 years at AQR
        • M.B.A., Columbia University
        • B.A., Amherst College
    Ticker: QGMRX

    Investment Objective

    Seeks positive absolute returns.

    Performance
    NAV Change Daily Return
    NAV Change Daily Return
    $8.86 $0.04 0.45%
    As of: 11/21/2017
     
    • The Fund pursues a long/short Global Macro alternative investment strategy. The strategy is long-term market-neutral, but can take directional views over the short term.

      The Fund invests globally across a wide range of asset classes, including equities, fixed income, currencies and commodities, and may take both long and short positions in each of the asset classes and individual instruments. The Fund has the flexibility to shift its allocation across asset classes and markets around the world, based on their relative attractiveness.


      • AQR Global Macro Fund: Emerging markets are riskier than more developed markets because they tend to develop unevenly and may never fully develop. Funds that emphasize investments in mid-cap companies generally will experience greater price volatility. Commodities and futures generally are volatile and involve a high degree of risk. The Adviser from time to time employs various hedging techniques, it is not possible to hedge fully or perfectly against any risk, and hedging entails its own costs.
      1. Monthly

        Period Ending: 10/31/2017
          Month YTD 1 Year 3 Year 5 Year Since Inception Inception Date Gross Expense Ratio Net Expense Ratio
        AQR Global Macro Fund -0.23% -2.98% -5.22% 0.27% -0.44% 4/8/2014 1.77% 1.40%
        Bank of America ML 3 Month T-Bill Index 0.09% 0.66% 0.72% 0.35% 0.30% - - -
      2.  
      3. Quarterly

        Period Ending: 9/29/2017
          Quarter YTD 1 Year 3 Year 5 Year Since Inception Inception Date Gross Expense Ratio Net Expense Ratio
        AQR Global Macro Fund 1.73% -2.76% -2.52% 0.08% -0.38% 4/8/2014 1.77% 1.40%
        Bank of America ML 3 Month T-Bill Index 0.26% 0.57% 0.66% 0.32% 0.28% - - -


      • Performance data quoted represent past performance. Past performance does not guarantee future results and current performance may be lower or higher than the data quoted. All returns shown are total returns that assume reinvestment of dividends and capital gains. Returns for periods under a year are cumulative, all others are average annual returns. Investment returns and principal will fluctuate with market and economic conditions and you may have a gain or loss when you sell shares. From time to time the Fund’s advisor may waive fees or reimbursed expenses, without which performance would have been lower. Please call 866-290-2688 for most recent month-end performance. 

        Performance shown prior to a share class’s inception date reflects the historical performance of the Fund’s Class I shares, calculated using the fees and expenses of the Class N or Class R6 shares, respectively.

      • The Gross Expense Ratio includes all categories of expenses before any expense reductions or fee waivers.
      • The Net Expense Ratio per the Fund’s latest Prospectus. For the Diversified Arbitrage Fund and the Multi-Strategy Alternative Fund, the Net Expense Ratio includes expenses related to short sales and interest on any borrowings.
      • The Merrill Lynch 3 Month Treasury Bill Index is designed to measure the performance of high-quality short-term cash-equivalent investments. Indexes are unmanaged and one cannot invest directly in an index.
      • AQR Global Macro Fund: Emerging markets are riskier than more developed markets because they tend to develop unevenly and may never fully develop. Funds that emphasize investments in mid-cap companies generally will experience greater price volatility. Commodities and futures generally are volatile and involve a high degree of risk. The Adviser from time to time employs various hedging techniques, it is not possible to hedge fully or perfectly against any risk, and hedging entails its own costs.

       

    • As of: 9/30/2017

      Strategy Exposures

        Long Positions as % of Net Assets Short Positions as % of Net Assets
      Fixed Income Markets 234.5% 427.9%
      Currencies 82.7% 57.1%
      Equity Markets 55.6% 63.3%
      Commodities 11.1% 0.9%
      Total 383.9% 549.2%


      • All Fund Statistics are subject to change. Portfolio holdings are subject to change and should not be considered a recommendation to buy or sell securities.
      • AQR Global Macro Fund: Emerging markets are riskier than more developed markets because they tend to develop unevenly and may never fully develop. Funds that emphasize investments in mid-cap companies generally will experience greater price volatility. Commodities and futures generally are volatile and involve a high degree of risk. The Adviser from time to time employs various hedging techniques, it is not possible to hedge fully or perfectly against any risk, and hedging entails its own costs.
      1. Investment Minimums

        Individual Investors Not Available
        Institutional Investors $100,000
        Fee-based Accounts Offered By Financial Advisors Not Available for New Fund Investors
        Some financial intermediaries may impose different or additional eligibility and minimum requirements for Class R6 shares. See Prospectus for details.
      2.  
      3. Shareholder Fees

        Sales Load None
        Deferred Sales Load None
        Redemption Fees None
      1. Annual Fund Operating Expenses

        Management Fee 1.25 %
        Distribution (12b-1) Fee None
        Acquired Fund Fees 0.05 %
        Other Expenses  
            Dividends On Short Sales None
            All Other Expenses 0.70 %
        Gross Expenses 2.00 %
        Less: Fee Waivers 0.60 %
        Net Expenses 1.40 %
        + As stated in the prospectus, the Adviser has contractually agreed to waive its management fee and/or to reimburse expenses of the Fund to the extent necessary to maintain the total annual fund operating expenses (excluding interest, taxes, dividends on short sales, borrowing costs, acquired fund fees and expenses, interest expense relating to short sales and extraordinary expenses) at 1.35 % at least through April 30, 2018. The Fee Waiver Agreement may only be terminated with the consent of the Board of Trustees.


      • The Gross Expense Ratio includes all categories of expenses before any expense reductions or fee waivers.
      • The Net Expense Ratio per the Fund’s latest Prospectus. For the Diversified Arbitrage Fund and the Multi-Strategy Alternative Fund, the Net Expense Ratio includes expenses related to short sales and interest on any borrowings.
      • AQR Global Macro Fund: Emerging markets are riskier than more developed markets because they tend to develop unevenly and may never fully develop. Funds that emphasize investments in mid-cap companies generally will experience greater price volatility. Commodities and futures generally are volatile and involve a high degree of risk. The Adviser from time to time employs various hedging techniques, it is not possible to hedge fully or perfectly against any risk, and hedging entails its own costs.
      • John M. Liew, Founder

        AQR Cofounder John M. Liew

        Founding Principal

        • 24 years of experience
        • 19 years at AQR
        • Ph.D., M.B.A., University of Chicago
        • B.A., University of Chicago
      • Michael Katz

        AQR Principal Michael Katz

        Principal

        • 10 years of experience
        • 10 years at AQR
        • Ph.D., A.M., Harvard University
        • B.A., Tel Aviv University
      • Jordan Brooks

        Jordan Brooks, AQR

        • 8 years of experience
        • 8 years at AQR
        • Ph.D., M.A., New York University
        • B.A., B.A., Boston College
      • David Kupersmith

        David Kupersmith, AQR

        • 15 years of experience
        • 6 years at AQR
        • M.B.A., Columbia University
        • B.A., Amherst College


    • An investment in any of the AQR Funds involves risk, including loss of principal. The value of the Funds’ portfolio holdings may fluctuate in response to events specific to the companies in which the Fund invests, as well as economic, political or social events in the United States or abroad. Please refer to the prospectus for complete information regarding all risks associated with the Funds. An investor considering the Funds should be able to tolerate potentially wide price fluctuations. The Funds are subject to high portfolio turnover risk as a result of frequent trading, and thus, will incur a higher level of brokerage fees and commissions, and cause a higher level of tax liability to shareholders in the Funds. The Funds may attempt to increase its income or total return through the use of securities lending, and they may be subject to the possibility of additional loss as a result of this investment technique.

      Information about how each Fund voted proxies relating to portfolio securities held during the most recent 12-month period ended June 30 will be available no later than August 31. Please click here to view the most recent Form N-PX for the AQR Funds.

    • Performance data quoted represent past performance. Past performance does not guarantee future results and current performance may be lower or higher than the data quoted. All returns shown are total returns that assume reinvestment of dividends and capital gains. Returns for periods under a year are cumulative, all others are average annual returns. Investment returns and principal will fluctuate with market and economic conditions and you may have a gain or loss when you sell shares. From time to time the Fund’s advisor may waive fees or reimbursed expenses, without which performance would have been lower. Please call 866-290-2688 for most recent month-end performance. 

      Performance shown prior to a share class’s inception date reflects the historical performance of the Fund’s Class I shares, calculated using the fees and expenses of the Class N or Class R6 shares, respectively.