Ansbacher Investment Management, Inc. (AIM) is one of the oldest firms in America devoted exclusively to writing options as the principal source of generating income.
Established in 1996, its clients include a wide variety of investors, which are located throughout the United States and overseas. Its basic strategy is writing (selling) short term, out-of-the-money puts and hedging them by shorting the underlying security.
This strategy has produced the third best performing options fund for 2012 with a return of 41.68% as reported in the independent data base AutumnGold.com on January 14, 2013. Ansbacher’s results also were ranked in the top twenty of all CTA’s for our 2012 nine month results by the Barclay Managed Funds Report, 4th Quarter 2012, volume 25, number 4.