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Our China A-Shares Growth strategy provides access to the China A-Shares market.
William Blair’s Mike Balkin and Ward Sexton tell Barron’s how they seek growing companies the market doesn’t yet see or understand.

Olga Bitel discusses the limitations of artificial intelligence in comparison to humans.

Rules-based investment strategies are driving asset prices up and concentrating those increases in specific sectors. However, that “free” ride will come to an end.

Corporate Social Responsibility

Our values incorporate sound financial advice, community engagement, and citizenship. Read more

There has been significant growth in the ADR market over the past year, but investors should be mindful of transparency, liquidity, and currency.

Malaysia's recent election reminds the market that global populism—while less intense—is not dormant.

Ken McAtamney discusses the relationship between technological disruption and emerging market investment opportunities.