本基金尋求提供長期資本增值。 本基金在任何時候將其資產淨值最少三分之二投資於在受監管市場上市或買賣及在歐洲 (包括但不限於奧地 利、比利時、丹麥、芬蘭、法國、德國、希臘、匈牙利、愛爾蘭、意大利、荷蘭、挪威、波蘭、葡萄牙、西班牙、 瑞典、瑞士及英國) 註冊成立或進行大部份經濟活動的公司的股本證券。本基金將其資產淨值最多20%投資於註冊 地點或進行主要業務活動地點位於歐洲新興市場的公司的股本證券。本基金可投資於在廣泛或某特定地區的一個或 數個國家，而本基金的投資一般會分散涵蓋多個行業，儘管大部份可能投資於相同商業界別經營的公司。本基金可 投資於任何市值規模的發行人。
Joseph S. Giroux Portfolio Manager • Member of the Portfolio Management group. • Formerly a developed markets Portfolio Manager at Batterymarch Financial Management from 2012 to 2014. Prior to joining Batterymarch, he managed both US and non-US assets for 5 years at several firms—Golden Capital Management, Wells Capital Management and Evergreen Investments—that were affiliated with or acquired by Wells Fargo. He also served as a Portfolio Manager at TriPoint Asset Management and The Boston Company Asset Management. • Education: BS in Computer Science and MS in Information Technology from New England Institute of Technology.
Stephen A. Lanzendorf, CFA Portfolio Manager • Member of the Portfolio Management group. • Formerly Deputy Chief Investment Officer and head of the Developed Markets investment team at Batterymarch Financial Management from 2012 to 2014. At Batterymarch, he also served as co-head of the Developed Markets team from 2010 to 2012 and head of the US investment team from 2006 to 2010. Prior to joining Batterymarch, he spent six years as the Director of Quantitative Strategies at Independence Investments, where he also managed the equity trading desk. He was also a Portfolio Manager and Quantitative Analyst at The Colonial Group for 10 years. • Education: BS and MS in Nuclear Engineering from Massachusetts Institute of Technology.