Dakota Program

The Dakota Program is a long/short equities strategy focused on the Financial Services sector.

The principal objective of the program is to generate consistent and favorable risk-adjusted absolute returns by taking long and short positions primarily in equity and equity-related securities of financial services and financial services related companies. The program aims to exhibit a generally low correlation to broad equity markets.

Dakota is a division of Jefferies Investment Advisers, LLC, which is registered as an investment advisor with the SEC.