Parametric Balanced Risk Fund

U.S. News evaluated 120 Multialternative Funds. Our list highlights the top-rated funds for long-term investors based on the ratings of leading fund industry researchers.

See all Eaton Vance funds

See full Multialternative rankings

See more fund rankings

Performance

Trailing Returns Updated 06.30.2014
Year to date 8.5%
1 Year N/A
3 Years (Annualized) N/A
5 Years (Annualized) N/A
10 Years (Annualized) N/A

See more EIPBX performance

Summary

The investment seeks total return. The fund seeks its objective of total return utilizing a balanced risk asset allocation strategy (the "Strategy"). It employs a risk parity investment approach. A risk parity investment approach seeks to spread portfolio risk in a balanced manner across diverse asset classes, with the objective of creating a portfolio that is generally more balanced and may achieve higher risk-adjusted returns than a traditional asset allocation approach (e.g., a portfolio invested 60% in equities and 40% in fixed income).