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NEWS:  1492's Small Cap Growth, Small Cap Value, and Small Cap Core Alpha strategies achieve "Best Money Managers - 2013" rankings for performance for the period ended December 31, 2013, by Lipper Marketplace.  (Learn more about Lipper Marketplace). 


1492 Small Cap Growth ranked #29 out of 614 U.S. Growth Equity over the past year
1492 Small Cap Value ranked #39 out of 430 U.S. Value Equity over the past 5 years

1492 Small Cap Core Alpha ranked #19 out of 163 U.S. Small-cap Growth & Value Equity over the past 3 years

1492 Small Cap Core Alpha ranked #33 out of 537 U.S. Growth & Value Equity over the past 3 years

1492 Capital Management, LLC, a multi-strategy, small cap investment manager located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, serves institutional and private clients. Our unique, bottom-up thematic approach to small cap investing and our focus on absolute returns aligns our goals with those of our clients. What differentiates 1492 is meticulous research. Face-to-face meetings with the management, competition and suppliers of prospective companies provide insight and direct us to economic, industry and market themes, which are then researched and evaluated for inclusion in our portfolio.


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Market Trivia

Each quarter we offer a piece of market trivia that we believe is interesting or timely, or both.  In this case, we’ll offer two.  The first chart below shows the amount of corporate earnings that are trapped overseas due to poor tax policy.  This policy incents companies to leave their cash abroad rather than pay […]

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