Why Invest in Global Macro?

Portfolio diversification

Leveraging the right macro views through specific instruments can add additional absolute returns to diversified portfolios


We take risk when appropriate and enjoy strong returns in favorable environments

Downside protection

Adapting quickly, and actively managing risk enables us to mitigate drawdowns

Investment Approach

Assess macroeconomic fundamentals globally to identify investment opportunities and risks

Incorporate technical indicators to identify short- to medium-term market mispricings

Combine systematic and discretionary investment strategies to capture multiple market drivers over different time horizons

Our Program


Target return
p.a. above cash


Annualized volatility


Expected long-term beta
to equities


Independent trading


Liquid instruments across
major asset classes


Data sets including
traditional and alternative data

Investment Team

Deep and diverse global macro experience

Founding members have been working closely together for 18 years

Team of nine investment experts, supported by 17 cross-functional professionals


Jerome Teiletche

Head of Cross Asset Solutions

23 years in the industry

7 years at Unigestion


Guilhem Savry

Head of Global Macro & Dynamic Asset Allocation

22 years in the industry

7 years at Unigestion


Olivier Blin

Head of Systematic Strategies

18 years in the industry

7 years at Unigestion


Olivier Marciot

Portfolio Manager


Joan Lee

Portfolio Manager


Eugenio Rodriguez

Portfolio Manager


Salman Baig

Portfolio Manager


Jeremy Gatto

Portfolio Manager


Budhon Choudhury

Portfolio Manager


Monthly Returns

# Jan Feb Mar Apr May June July Aug Sept Oct Nov Dec YTD
2021 0.2% 1.9% 1.8% 0.9% 1.2% 3.5% 9.6%
2020 -4.0% -2.9% 3.6% -0.6% -1.3% -1.1% 2.1% 3.0% -1.9% -0.4% 2.4% 1.9% 0.3%
2019 5.0% 0.7% 1.1% 1.2% -2.0% 5.0% 0.3% 0.0% 2.8% 0.7% 3.6% 2.6% 23%
2018 6.0% 6.4% 1.8% -1.8% -2.2% -0.3% -0.8% 2.2% -1.8% -0.7% -0.8% -1.4% 6.5%
2017 2.5% 0.5% 1.7% 1.3% 1.9% 0.3% 0.5% -0.2% 5.7% 4.4% 1.7% 1.6% 24.2%
2016 -1.0% -2.3% 0.9% -1.6% -0.4% 2.2% 0.8% 0.3% 0.2% 1.8% -4.2% 2.5% -1.2%

Annualised Returns

Global Macro
Equity Beta
# Volatility Perf/Vol Full Sample When Equities Up When Equities Down
Global Macro 8% 1.15 0.19 0.28 -0.07

Strategy Exposures


(Gross Exposure)

Government Bonds
Inflation Breakevens
Credit Spreads

Risk Share

Performance Disclosure

Source: Unigestion, as of 30 June 2021

Unigestion Global Macro Strategy shows hypothetical performance based on a combination of 2 strategies: 80% Dynamic 10 strategy and 20% Macro directional strategy, using static weights between the two components. : The Dynamic 10 is the hypothetical performance based on the performance and respective weights of the assets of the dynamic allocation of the most representative account of the Multi Asset Risk Targeted Composite, leveraged 5x to target an ex-ante volatility of 10%. ACA Compliance Group has issued a Performance Certification Report with respect to the hypothetical performance results of the Dynamic 10 strategy for the period from 31.12.2014 through 31.12.2019. That certification does not guarantee all figures to be accurate. refers to the contribution of a subset of the Alternative Risk Premia strategies managed within the most representative account of the Multi Asset Risk Targeted Composite. No certification report has been issued on this component.


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