Robert James is a partner and lead portfolio manager of TT International's Emerging Markets Unconstrained Strategy and co-portfolio manager of the group's Global Emerging Markets Strategy. Before joining TT International in 2011, he worked at Pictet Asset Management, where he was head of Latin America and a senior portfolio manager for emerging markets. Robert has a BA (Hons) from the University of Oxford, as well as an MA and a PhD from the University of East Anglia. He is a CFA Charterholder.
Niall Paul is head of emerging market equities and a partner at TT International. He has over 15 years of experience in the finance industry and has managed TT International funds since joining the company in March 2011. Before TT Internationa, Niall spent 10 years with Aviva Investors, where he was CIO of equities and head of emerging markets and Asia. He graduated from the University of Liverpool with an honours degree in Civil Engineering. He is an associate member of the UK Society of Investment Professionals.
The investment objective of the Fund is to produce long term capital growth. The Fund invests in a diversified portfolio of primarily equity and equity-related securities such as depository receipts, American depository receipts, global depository receipts, single and index stock participation notes or other securities having equities as the underlying instrument i.e. equity linked notes (not containing embedded derivatives), fully-funded equity swaps and convertible bonds, which are or for which the underlying securities are traded in the MSCI Emerging Markets Horizon Index or the MSCI Emerging Markets.
- United Kingdom