The Hinde Gold Fund offers investors exposure to all aspects of the gold and precious metals markets by seeking to obtain superior returns via the active management of assets in the sector. The Fund targets annualized returns of 20-25% with a volatility of 15%. The Fund can trade any gold or gold related products including the physical holding of bullion in a Swiss vault, gold derivatives and options, exchange traded products on gold and mining stocks. The Fund can trade both long and short on the selection of investments in its portfolio and can apply as much as 150% leverage on its net holdings. The Fund also has the option of taking a defensive stance in less favorable conditions by holding a substantial portion of its assets in cash or cash related instruments.