Charles Biderman joined Comgest in 2006 and is a portfolio manager and analyst specialising in Global Emerging Markets equities, notably the Latin America region. He contributes strongly to idea generation and has co‐led the management of the firm’s Latin American equity strategy since the product’s inception in 2009. Charles also manages a number of Global Emerging Markets segregated mandates. Charles completed a Master’s degree in Engineering at the Institut National des Télécommunications in France where he majored in Finance and undertook part of his studies in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
David Raper joined Comgest in 2002 as an analyst and portfolio manager and is today managing director of Comgest Far East Limited. He is a lead portfolio manager of Comgest’s Asia Pacific ex Japan strategy and team manager of the firm’s Asia ex Japan equity investment team, responsible for the daily supervision and management of the portfolio managers and analysts covering the region. Prior to joining Comgest, David worked in Hong Kong for ING Barings covering Asian equities between 1999 and 2001. David is a CFA charterholder and graduated from the University of Canterbury (New Zealand) with a Bachelor's Degree in Economics and a second major in Marketing.
Wojciech Stanislawski joined Comgest in 1999 as a member of the Global Emerging Markets team. In 2000 he was named as co‐lead portfolio manager of the flagship Global Emerging Markets fund, Magellan, and today co‐leads a number of other public funds including Comgest Growth Emerging Markets, Comgest Growth GEM Promising Companies, Comgest Growth India, and Comgest Growth Latin America. In 2013 Wojciech was named team manager of the firm’s Global Emerging Markets equity investment team, responsible for the daily supervision and management of the portfolio managers and analysts. He also maintains responsibility for a number of Global Emerging Markets segregated mandates. Wojciech graduated from the Panthéon‐Assas University in Paris with a joint Master’s Degree in Business and Financial Management.
Emil Wolter joined Comgest in 2012 as an analyst and portfolio manager covering Asian and Global Emerging Market equities. Initially working with Comgest’s Singapore team before moving to the firm’s Paris office, Emil has co‐led the firm’s flagship Global Emerging Markets, Asia ex Japan and Asia Pacific ex Japan funds since 2014. Emil started his career in 1995, specialising in Asian and emerging markets equities since 1997, initially with Pictet Asset Management in London. He went on to head the emerging markets team at Polar Capital Partners in both London and Singapore. Based in Singapore, he was a managing director responsible for regional equity strategy at Royal Bank of Scotland and later held the same role at Macquarie Securities. He graduated from the University of London with a Bachelor of Science in Financial Economics.
The investment objective of the Emerging Markets Fund is to achieve capital appreciation by creating a professionally managed portfolio consisting of what, in the opinion of the Investment Manager, are high quality long-term growth companies based or operating in Emerging Markets. Emerging Markets are defined as countries, predominantly located in Africa, Asia, Latin America, Eastern and Southern Europe, which have strong economic growth compared to the average for the large industrialised countries.
Rank 156/268 Total Return
Rank 184/268 Standard Deviation
Rank 113/268 Max Drawdown
|154||Aberdeen Emerging Markets Equity A Acc||GBP||
|155||Lazard Emerging World Ret USD Dis||GBP||
|156||Comgest Growth Emerging Markets USD Acc||GBP||
|158||Henderson Emerging Markets Opps Ret Acc||GBP||
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|182||Legg Mason IF Martin Currie Emerging Markets A Acc||GBP||
|183||Sarasin IE Emerging Markets Equity P GBP Acc||GBP||
|184||Comgest Growth Emerging Markets USD Acc||GBP||
|185||RBC Funds (Lux) Emerging Markets Equity O USD C||GBP||
|186||Jupiter JGF Gl EM Equity Unconstrnd D USD Acc||GBP||
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Month by Month Performance
Returns Vs Risk
- United Kingdom
- Launch date28/11/2003
- Share Class size2,521Mn
- Base currencyUSD
- Min. initial investment50
- Min. regular additional investment0
- Annual management1.50%