Pear Tree Funds(2)

Disciplined To Seek Alpha

Quant Long/Short Fund

US> Large-Cap > Growth

Dec 15, 2006

Oddly enough, investors repeat mistakes again and again. Through financial models, a quantitative approach makes behavior patterns of investors evident to these models whether it is in a sector or in a stock. James Johnson exploits arbitrage opportunities through disciplined, quantitative fund management.

Screening for Global Opportunities

Quant Foreign Value Fund

US> Small-Cap > Value

Nov 07, 2006

Scouring the world for value plays is not an easy job, but the Quant Foreign Value Fund has found a way to narrow down a universe of 24,000 companies down to 400 in just two days. The remaining 28 days of the month are for scrutinizing financial statements and for traveling around the world for a first-hand experience with the companies on the short list. An emphasis on cash flow enables comparisons and helps to control the risk.