Inefficient Markets Provide Alpha Opportunities
Under-owned segments of emerging markets, such as frontier and small-cap equities and China A-Shares, provide global investors with opportunities to pursue alpha.
KEY FEATURES AND POTENTIAL BENEFITS
Broad quality exposure
Diversified, all-cap emerging market portfolio focused on quality growth investments and offering consistent small-cap exposure and a broad allocation to sectors and countries, including frontier markets.
Capturing growth opportunities
Investments geared toward structurally attractive consumer trends and growth themes across emerging markets and market-capitalization spectrum.
Disciplined investment approach
Combines deep fundamental research with systematic inputs to consistently identify alpha opportunities.
DEEP-ROOTED EMERGING MARKET EXPERIENCE
Consistent philosophy, process
William Blair has over 20 years of experience investing in emerging markets with the same philosophy and process.
Long experience in China
We have been investing in China since 1996 and in China-A Shares since 2013.
We manage $12.0 billion in emerging market securities across all strategies, $9.1 billion in dedicated emerging market strategies, and $3.6 billion in Chinese equities across all strategies as of December 31, 2018.
Emerging markets make up a disproportionate percentage of our quality growth universe: 49%
As of December 31, 2018
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