Outpoint West Coast Alpha Fund is a research intensive, fundamental long/short equity hedge fund. The fund's objective is to beat the market's returns over a multi-year period with lower volatility and net exposure of 40-70%. Outpoint West Coast Alpha Fund applies a private equity research and valuation methodology to the public markets and overlays an alpha-generating short portfolio. Outpoint West Coast Alpha Fund invests mainly in the technology, consumer, media/telecom, services and industrial sectors. Outpoint West Coast Alpha Fund maintains a sizeable short portfolio and the short portfolio has generated significant alpha since inception, with short ROI of -9.5% vs a 23.8% gain in the S&P 500 and a 14.8% gain for the Russell 2000.