TOP TEN COUNTRIES as of 12/31/2018

  • 1.China31.2%
  • 2.India12.6%
  • 3.Brazil9.9%
  • 4.United Kingdom6.9%
  • 5.Hong Kong6.8%
  • 6.Russia6.0%
  • 7.Switzerland4.0%
  • 8.Taiwan3.9%
  • 9.South Korea3.6%
  • 10.South Africa3.2%
Holdings are classified by country of risk as determined by MSCI and Bloomberg.

SECTOR ALLOCATION as of 12/31/2018

  • Financials32.5%
  • Communication Services13.1%
  • Information Technology11.4%
  • Consumer Discretionary11.1%
  • Energy7.5%
  • Industrials7.1%
  • Consumer Staples6.7%
  • Health Care4.6%
  • Materials3.0%
  • Cash and Cash Equivalents3.0%

TOP TEN INDUSTRY GROUPS as of 12/31/2018

  • Banks23.4%
  • Media & Entertainment9.8%
  • Energy7.5%
  • Retailing6.5%
  • Technology Hardware & Equipment6.4%
  • Insurance6.2%
  • Transportation6.1%
  • Semiconductors & Equipment5.0%
  • Household & Personal Products4.5%
  • Pharma, Biotech & Life Sciences3.9%

Top Ten Positions as of 11/30/2018

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd.6.1%
Tencent Holdings Ltd.5.8%
HDFC Bank Ltd.4.9%
ICICI Bank Ltd.4.9%
Unilever N.V.4.4%
AIA Group Ltd.4.2%
Industrial & Commercial Bank of China Ltd.4.0%
Novartis AG3.9%
Reliance Industries Ltd.3.7%
Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.3.5%
Portfolio holdings are subject to change.


Assets$768.6 M
Portfolio P/E Trailing 12 Months*20.1x
Portfolio Price to Cash Flow*9.2x
Portfolio Price to Book*2.2x
Median Market Capitalization*$39.7 B
Number of Holdings42
7-Year Beta* (A shares vs. MSCI Emerging Markets Index)0.80
Emerging Markets Exposure78.6%
Active Share* (vs. MSCI Emerging Markets Index)77.0%
* Source: FactSet


  • Basic Value35.3%
  • Consistent Earners42.5%
  • Emerging Franchises19.1%
  • Cash & Cash Equivalents3.0%
The percentages may not add up to 100 due to rounding.


  • Large Cap (> $12 B)87.7%
  • Mid Cap ($2.5 to $12 B)12.3%
  • Small Cap (< $2.5 B)0.0%
The percentages may not add up to 100 due to rounding.
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