Altegris Clearing Solutions Quest Partners LLC AlphaQuest Short Bias Program (AQSB) *QEP*
Monthly Performance (%)
Date Range: 04/13 - 11/17
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec YTD
2017 -6.48 -3.52 -3.04 -0.58 -1.48 -0.82 -1.94 0.38 -5.61 0.58 -1.97 -22.14
2016 17.49 10.53 -8.78 -1.97 -4.43 9.36 -0.26 -6.30 -5.35 -2.28 -1.16 -0.88 2.78
2015 7.84 -2.70 1.51 -2.12 -0.74 -5.99 4.63 2.29 1.98 -5.19 6.24 -1.29 5.57
2014 1.68 -0.13 -3.25 -2.53 -1.09 -0.12 -5.23 5.09 -3.46 3.43 3.26 2.47 -0.45
2013 0.26 -0.11 -3.36 -0.26 -3.45 -1.27 0.45 2.39 -5.36
Note: Estimates appear in italics. All performance data is since program inception.
Strategy Description

AQSB is a dedicated short bias program. It targets Beta between a maximum of -30% and a minimum of -180% to the SP500. Long term target Beta to SP500 is -90% and correlation target is -70%. AQSB is designed to hedge equity and hedge fund portfolios. Quest employs a quantitative trading process in over 60 liquid global markets including commodities, currencies, equity indices and fixed income.

Performance Statistics
Date Range: 04/13 - 11/17
  Program SP500 TR Altegris 40
Total Return -20.41% 86.24% 6.69%
Annualized Return -4.86% 14.25% 1.40%
Annualized Std. Deviation 15.75% 9.50% 8.75%
Correlation -0.37 0.62
Sharpe Ratio (rf=2.5%) -0.47 1.24 -0.13
Worst Month -8.78% -6.03% -5.20%
Date of Worst Month 03/2016 08/2015 06/2015
Worst Drawdown -38.38% -8.35% -12.85%
Date of Worst Drawdown 2/16 - 11/17 7/15 - 9/15 3/15 - 9/17
Note: Estimates appear in italics. All performance data is since program inception.
Annual Performance (%)
Date Range: 04/13 - 11/17
Year or YTD Program SP500 TR Altegris 40
2017 -22.14 20.51 0.15
2016 2.78 11.98 -3.13
2015 5.57 1.41 0.09
2014 -0.45 13.69 15.75
2013 -5.36 17.44 -7.46
Note: Estimates appear in italics. All performance data is since program inception.
Performance Comparison
Date Range: 04/13 - 11/17
Date: 11/30/2017
Perf: $1,040.07 Date: 10/31/2017
Perf: $1,038.72 Date: 9/30/2017
Perf: $996.95 Date: 8/31/2017
Perf: $1,018.44 Date: 7/31/2017
Perf: $1,001.81 Date: 6/30/2017
Perf: $997.91 Date: 5/31/2017
Perf: $1,027.93 Date: 4/30/2017
Perf: $1,025.98 Date: 3/31/2017
Perf: $1,032.17 Date: 2/28/2017
Perf: $1,047.47 Date: 1/31/2017
Perf: $1,025.12 Date: 12/31/2016
Perf: $1,038.52 Date: 11/30/2016
Perf: $1,030.68 Date: 10/31/2016
Perf: $1,042.15 Date: 9/30/2016
Perf: $1,069.75 Date: 8/31/2016
Perf: $1,083.73 Date: 7/31/2016
Perf: $1,113.68 Date: 6/30/2016
Perf: $1,102.44 Date: 5/31/2016
Perf: $1,057.50 Date: 4/30/2016
Perf: $1,076.33 Date: 3/31/2016
Perf: $1,104.04 Date: 2/29/2016
Perf: $1,136.67 Date: 1/31/2016
Perf: $1,109.37 Date: 12/31/2015
Perf: $1,072.07 Date: 11/30/2015
Perf: $1,097.30 Date: 10/31/2015
Perf: $1,061.12 Date: 9/30/2015
Perf: $1,079.91 Date: 8/31/2015
Perf: $1,056.97 Date: 7/31/2015
Perf: $1,075.58 Date: 6/30/2015
Perf: $1,035.11 Date: 5/31/2015
Perf: $1,091.89 Date: 4/30/2015
Perf: $1,099.81 Date: 3/31/2015
Perf: $1,143.96 Date: 2/28/2015
Perf: $1,119.23 Date: 1/31/2015
Perf: $1,121.02 Date: 12/31/2014
Perf: $1,071.11 Date: 11/30/2014
Perf: $1,052.58 Date: 10/31/2014
Perf: $993.47 Date: 9/30/2014
Perf: $979.08 Date: 8/31/2014
Perf: $964.70 Date: 7/31/2014
Perf: $925.55 Date: 6/30/2014
Perf: $933.02 Date: 5/31/2014
Perf: $925.06 Date: 4/30/2014
Perf: $901.97 Date: 3/31/2014
Perf: $895.17 Date: 2/28/2014
Perf: $908.62 Date: 1/31/2014
Perf: $901.23 Date: 12/31/2013
Perf: $925.38 Date: 11/30/2013
Perf: $926.68 Date: 10/31/2013
Perf: $910.20 Date: 9/30/2013
Perf: $889.82 Date: 8/31/2013
Perf: $895.20 Date: 7/31/2013
Perf: $912.72 Date: 6/30/2013
Perf: $920.73 Date: 5/31/2013
Perf: $957.00 Date: 4/30/2013
Perf: $1,000.00 Date: 11/30/2017
Perf: $1,827.14 Date: 10/31/2017
Perf: $1,772.71 Date: 9/30/2017
Perf: $1,732.35 Date: 8/31/2017
Perf: $1,697.38 Date: 7/31/2017
Perf: $1,692.14 Date: 6/30/2017
Perf: $1,657.98 Date: 5/31/2017
Perf: $1,647.77 Date: 4/30/2017
Perf: $1,624.86 Date: 3/31/2017
Perf: $1,608.29 Date: 2/28/2017
Perf: $1,606.36 Date: 1/31/2017
Perf: $1,545.03 Date: 12/31/2016
Perf: $1,516.22 Date: 11/30/2016
Perf: $1,486.78 Date: 10/31/2016
Perf: $1,433.73 Date: 9/30/2016
Perf: $1,460.31 Date: 8/31/2016
Perf: $1,460.02 Date: 7/31/2016
Perf: $1,457.98 Date: 6/30/2016
Perf: $1,406.09 Date: 5/31/2016
Perf: $1,402.44 Date: 4/30/2016
Perf: $1,377.65 Date: 3/31/2016
Perf: $1,372.30 Date: 2/29/2016
Perf: $1,285.16 Date: 1/31/2016
Perf: $1,286.83 Date: 12/31/2015
Perf: $1,353.99 Date: 11/30/2015
Perf: $1,375.73 Date: 10/31/2015
Perf: $1,371.61 Date: 9/30/2015
Perf: $1,264.86 Date: 8/31/2015
Perf: $1,296.89 Date: 7/31/2015
Perf: $1,380.11 Date: 6/30/2015
Perf: $1,351.73 Date: 5/31/2015
Perf: $1,378.47 Date: 4/30/2015
Perf: $1,360.91 Date: 3/31/2015
Perf: $1,347.97 Date: 2/28/2015
Perf: $1,369.61 Date: 1/31/2015
Perf: $1,295.14 Date: 12/31/2014
Perf: $1,335.20 Date: 11/30/2014
Perf: $1,338.55 Date: 10/31/2014
Perf: $1,303.48 Date: 9/30/2014
Perf: $1,272.43 Date: 8/31/2014
Perf: $1,290.50 Date: 7/31/2014
Perf: $1,240.87 Date: 6/30/2014
Perf: $1,258.23 Date: 5/31/2014
Perf: $1,232.71 Date: 4/30/2014
Perf: $1,204.41 Date: 3/31/2014
Perf: $1,195.56 Date: 2/28/2014
Perf: $1,185.60 Date: 1/31/2014
Perf: $1,133.79 Date: 12/31/2013
Perf: $1,174.42 Date: 11/30/2013
Perf: $1,145.44 Date: 10/31/2013
Perf: $1,111.54 Date: 9/30/2013
Perf: $1,062.66 Date: 8/31/2013
Perf: $1,030.31 Date: 7/31/2013
Perf: $1,061.08 Date: 6/30/2013
Perf: $1,009.69 Date: 5/31/2013
Perf: $1,023.40 Date: 4/30/2013
Perf: $1,000.00 Date: 11/30/2017
Perf: $795.93 Date: 10/31/2017
Perf: $811.92 Date: 9/30/2017
Perf: $807.24 Date: 8/31/2017
Perf: $855.22 Date: 7/31/2017
Perf: $851.98 Date: 6/30/2017
Perf: $868.83 Date: 5/31/2017
Perf: $876.02 Date: 4/30/2017
Perf: $889.18 Date: 3/31/2017
Perf: $894.36 Date: 2/28/2017
Perf: $922.41 Date: 1/31/2017
Perf: $956.06 Date: 12/31/2016
Perf: $1,022.30 Date: 11/30/2016
Perf: $1,031.38 Date: 10/31/2016
Perf: $1,043.48 Date: 9/30/2016
Perf: $1,067.83 Date: 8/31/2016
Perf: $1,128.19 Date: 7/31/2016
Perf: $1,204.04 Date: 6/30/2016
Perf: $1,207.18 Date: 5/31/2016
Perf: $1,103.86 Date: 4/30/2016
Perf: $1,155.03 Date: 3/31/2016
Perf: $1,178.24 Date: 2/29/2016
Perf: $1,291.65 Date: 1/31/2016
Perf: $1,168.59 Date: 12/31/2015
Perf: $994.63 Date: 11/30/2015
Perf: $1,007.63 Date: 10/31/2015
Perf: $948.45 Date: 9/30/2015
Perf: $1,000.37 Date: 8/31/2015
Perf: $980.94 Date: 7/31/2015
Perf: $958.98 Date: 6/30/2015
Perf: $916.55 Date: 5/31/2015
Perf: $974.95 Date: 4/30/2015
Perf: $982.22 Date: 3/31/2015
Perf: $1,003.49 Date: 2/28/2015
Perf: $988.56 Date: 1/31/2015
Perf: $1,015.99 Date: 12/31/2014
Perf: $942.13 Date: 11/30/2014
Perf: $919.42 Date: 10/31/2014
Perf: $890.39 Date: 9/30/2014
Perf: $860.87 Date: 8/31/2014
Perf: $891.72 Date: 7/31/2014
Perf: $848.53 Date: 6/30/2014
Perf: $895.36 Date: 5/31/2014
Perf: $896.43 Date: 4/30/2014
Perf: $906.31 Date: 3/31/2014
Perf: $929.84 Date: 2/28/2014
Perf: $961.07 Date: 1/31/2014
Perf: $962.32 Date: 12/31/2013
Perf: $946.42 Date: 11/30/2013
Perf: $924.33 Date: 10/31/2013
Perf: $920.19 Date: 9/30/2013
Perf: $932.03 Date: 8/31/2013
Perf: $965.33 Date: 7/31/2013
Perf: $967.85 Date: 6/30/2013
Perf: $1,001.50 Date: 5/31/2013
Perf: $1,002.60 Date: 4/30/2013
Perf: $1,000.00
Note: All performance data is since program inception.

Monthly Returns
Date Range: 04/13 - 11/17
Date: 11/30/2017
Return: -1.97 % Date: 10/31/2017
Return: 0.58 % Date: 9/30/2017
Return: -5.61 % Date: 8/31/2017
Return: 0.38 % Date: 7/31/2017
Return: -1.94 % Date: 6/30/2017
Return: -0.82 % Date: 5/31/2017
Return: -1.48 % Date: 4/30/2017
Return: -0.58 % Date: 3/31/2017
Return: -3.04 % Date: 2/28/2017
Return: -3.52 % Date: 1/31/2017
Return: -6.48 % Date: 12/31/2016
Return: -0.88 % Date: 11/30/2016
Return: -1.16 % Date: 10/31/2016
Return: -2.28 % Date: 9/30/2016
Return: -5.35 % Date: 8/31/2016
Return: -6.30 % Date: 7/31/2016
Return: -0.26 % Date: 6/30/2016
Return: 9.36 % Date: 5/31/2016
Return: -4.43 % Date: 4/30/2016
Return: -1.97 % Date: 3/31/2016
Return: -8.78 % Date: 2/29/2016
Return: 10.53 % Date: 1/31/2016
Return: 17.49 % Date: 12/31/2015
Return: -1.29 % Date: 11/30/2015
Return: 6.24 % Date: 10/31/2015
Return: -5.19 % Date: 9/30/2015
Return: 1.98 % Date: 8/31/2015
Return: 2.29 % Date: 7/31/2015
Return: 4.63 % Date: 6/30/2015
Return: -5.99 % Date: 5/31/2015
Return: -0.74 % Date: 4/30/2015
Return: -2.12 % Date: 3/31/2015
Return: 1.51 % Date: 2/28/2015
Return: -2.70 % Date: 1/31/2015
Return: 7.84 % Date: 12/31/2014
Return: 2.47 % Date: 11/30/2014
Return: 3.26 % Date: 10/31/2014
Return: 3.43 % Date: 9/30/2014
Return: -3.46 % Date: 8/31/2014
Return: 5.09 % Date: 7/31/2014
Return: -5.23 % Date: 6/30/2014
Return: -0.12 % Date: 5/31/2014
Return: -1.09 % Date: 4/30/2014
Return: -2.53 % Date: 3/31/2014
Return: -3.25 % Date: 2/28/2014
Return: -0.13 % Date: 1/31/2014
Return: 1.68 % Date: 12/31/2013
Return: 2.39 % Date: 11/30/2013
Return: 0.45 % Date: 10/31/2013
Return: -1.27 % Date: 9/30/2013
Return: -3.45 % Date: 8/31/2013
Return: -0.26 % Date: 7/31/2013
Return: -3.36 % Date: 6/30/2013
Return: -0.11 % Date: 5/31/2013
Return: 0.26 % Date: 4/30/2013
Return: 0.00 %
Note: All performance data is since program inception.

Distribution of Monthly Returns
Date Range: 04/13 - 11/17
Return: 1.00 %
Count: 1 Return: 9.00 %
Count: 1 Return: -4.00 %
Count: 2 Return: -9.00 %
Count: 1 Return: 11.00 %
Count: 1 Return: 17.00 %
Count: 1 Return: 6.00 %
Count: 1 Return: -6.00 %
Count: 4 Return: -2.00 %
Count: 5 Return: 8.00 %
Count: 1 Return: 3.00 %
Count: 2 Return: 5.00 %
Count: 2 Return: -5.00 %
Count: 3 Return: 2.00 %
Count: 6 Return: -1.00 %
Count: 9 Return: -3.00 %
Count: 7 Return: 0.00 %
Count: 9
Note: All performance data is since program inception.

Underwater Curve
Date Range: 04/13 - 11/17
Date: 11/30/2017
Drawdown: -38.38 % Date: 10/31/2017
Drawdown: -37.14 % Date: 9/30/2017
Drawdown: -37.50 % Date: 8/31/2017
Drawdown: -33.79 % Date: 7/31/2017
Drawdown: -34.04 % Date: 6/30/2017
Drawdown: -32.73 % Date: 5/31/2017
Drawdown: -32.18 % Date: 4/30/2017
Drawdown: -31.16 % Date: 3/31/2017
Drawdown: -30.76 % Date: 2/28/2017
Drawdown: -28.59 % Date: 1/31/2017
Drawdown: -25.98 % Date: 12/31/2016
Drawdown: -20.85 % Date: 11/30/2016
Drawdown: -20.15 % Date: 10/31/2016
Drawdown: -19.21 % Date: 9/30/2016
Drawdown: -17.33 % Date: 8/31/2016
Drawdown: -12.65 % Date: 7/31/2016
Drawdown: -6.78 % Date: 6/30/2016
Drawdown: -6.54 % Date: 5/31/2016
Drawdown: -14.54 % Date: 4/30/2016
Drawdown: -10.58 % Date: 3/31/2016
Drawdown: -8.78 % Date: 2/29/2016
Drawdown: 0.00 % Date: 1/31/2016
Drawdown: 0.00 % Date: 12/31/2015
Drawdown: -2.10 % Date: 11/30/2015
Drawdown: -0.82 % Date: 10/31/2015
Drawdown: -6.65 % Date: 9/30/2015
Drawdown: -1.54 % Date: 8/31/2015
Drawdown: -3.45 % Date: 7/31/2015
Drawdown: -5.61 % Date: 6/30/2015
Drawdown: -9.79 % Date: 5/31/2015
Drawdown: -4.04 % Date: 4/30/2015
Drawdown: -3.32 % Date: 3/31/2015
Drawdown: -1.23 % Date: 2/28/2015
Drawdown: -2.70 % Date: 1/31/2015
Drawdown: 0.00 % Date: 12/31/2014
Drawdown: -6.03 % Date: 11/30/2014
Drawdown: -8.30 % Date: 10/31/2014
Drawdown: -11.19 % Date: 9/30/2014
Drawdown: -14.14 % Date: 8/31/2014
Drawdown: -11.06 % Date: 7/31/2014
Drawdown: -15.37 % Date: 6/30/2014
Drawdown: -10.70 % Date: 5/31/2014
Drawdown: -10.59 % Date: 4/30/2014
Drawdown: -9.60 % Date: 3/31/2014
Drawdown: -7.26 % Date: 2/28/2014
Drawdown: -4.14 % Date: 1/31/2014
Drawdown: -4.02 % Date: 12/31/2013
Drawdown: -5.60 % Date: 11/30/2013
Drawdown: -7.81 % Date: 10/31/2013
Drawdown: -8.22 % Date: 9/30/2013
Drawdown: -7.04 % Date: 8/31/2013
Drawdown: -3.72 % Date: 7/31/2013
Drawdown: -3.47 % Date: 6/30/2013
Drawdown: -0.11 % Date: 5/31/2013
Drawdown: 0.00 %
Note: All performance data is since program inception.
Notes to Performance

Manager Information
Manager Name:  Quest Partners LLC
Address: 126 East 56th 25th Floor
City: New York
State: NY
Zip: 10022
Country: USA
Key People
Name:  Nigol Koulajain
Position:  Principal
Biography: 


Name:  Paul Czkwianianc
Position:  Principal
Biography: 

Head of Research


Additional Information

The Program Performance information presented in this and other areas of the www.managedfutures.com website was prepared by Altegris Clearing Solutions, LLC, an affiliate within the Altegris Group of Companies, based upon information provided by each respective manager of commodity futures and foreign currency trading programs tracked by Altegris Clearing Solutions and its affiliates. The Program Performance information does not contain opinion or analysis of Altegris Clearing Solutions or any of its affiliates, and the completeness and accuracy of performance information reported to Altegris Clearing Solutions cannot in all cases be independently verified. See “Additional Information” at the end of this page for further details regarding the presentation of performance. PAST PERFORMANCE IS NOT NECESSARILY INDICATIVE OF FUTURE RESULTS.