– Paul Espinosa notes that macro developments – specifically the U.S.-China trade war and Hong Kong protests – impacted the emerging markets universe, but Value Fund performance was largely driven by company-specific factors. In addition, Paul explains that minority shareholders are increasingly able to realize value in emerging markets due to improving corporate governance, and he cites two portfolio holdings as recent examples.
- Daniel Duncan, Managing Director, Business Development and Client Services
- Paul Espinosa, Portfolio Manager
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- As of June 30, 2019, Giordano International, Ltd. comprised 1.4% of the Seafarer Overseas Value Fund, Shangri-La Asia, Ltd. comprised 2.6% of the Fund, WH Group, Ltd. comprised 5.0% of the Fund, Asia Satellite Telecommunications Holdings, Ltd. comprised 6.1% of the Fund, Qualicorp Consultoria e Corretora de Seguros SA comprised 5.0% of the Fund, and Qatar Gas Transport Co., Ltd. comprised 5.0% of the Fund. The Fund did not own shares in Smithfield Foods, Inc. View the Fund’s Top 10 Holdings. Holdings are subject to change.
- Daniel Duncan is a Registered Representative of ALPS Distributors, Inc.