Emerging Markets Debt Hard Currency

This strategy invests in hard currency (USD denominated) treasury and government-related emerging market bonds. Portfolios may be opportunistically allocated to emerging market corporate credit and local currency issues. The strategy is typically benchmarked to the JPMorgan Emerging Markets Bond Index Global Diversified.

Why Mondrian for Emerging Markets Debt?

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As of March 31, 2022

Mondrian Emerging Markets Debt Hard Currency Composite (USD)

Inception date October 1, 2016
Source: Mondrian Investment Partners/JPMorgan
Past performance is not a guide to future performance. The value of investments and income from then can fall as well as rise and investors may not get back the original amount invested. Performance results marked “Gross” do not reflect deduction of investment advisory fees but are net of transaction costs and withholding tax. Investment returns will be reduced accordingly. Performance returns marked “Net” reflect deduction of investment advisory fees and are calculated by deducting a quarterly indicative fee from the quarterly composite return. Please see important information below.
Periods over 12 months are annualized. 

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Views expressed were current as of the date indicated, are subject to change, and may not reflect current views. Views should not be considered a recommendation to buy, hold or sell any security and should not be relied on as research or investment advice.
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Calculations for P/E, P/B, dividend yield, sector country allocations, market caps, yield to maturity, modified duration, average maturity, average quality and country allocations are based on generally accepted industry standards. All characteristics are based on a representative account and derived by first calculating the characteristics for each security, and then calculating the weighted average of these values. The details of exact calculations can be provided upon request. All characteristic data provided is produced using Mondrian’s accounting system data.
There can be no assurance that the investment objectives of the strategy will be achieved.
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As of March 31, 2022

JP Morgan EMBI Global Diversified
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