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Artisan Developing World Fund;Advisor

Ranked 167 out of 761 in - Global Emerging Markets over 36 months
All calculations are in USD unless stated

Managed by

Lewis Kaufman

Lewis S. Kaufman, CFA, is a managing director of Artisan Partners and founding portfolio manager of the Developing World team. Prior to joining Artisan Partners in February 2015, Mr. Kaufman was a managing director and portfolio manager for Thornburg Investment Management, where he managed the Developing World Strategy from its inception in 2009, and co-managed the International ADR Strategy from 2007 to 2013. His Developing World Strategy received Institutional Investor’s Emerging Markets Equity Manager of the Year award in 2014. Mr. Kaufman joined Thornburg in 2005 as an associate portfolio manager. Prior to joining Thornburg, Mr. Kaufman held various investment-related positions with Morgan Stanley and Citigroup. Mr. Kaufman graduated cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in English from Colgate University and holds a master’s degree in Business Administration from Duke University Fuqua School of Business.


The Fund seeks long-term capital appreciation. It constructs a diversified portfolio of securities that offer exposure to developing world economies. In pursuit of this goal, it generally invests substantially in companies domiciled in or economically tied to countries that have characteristics of the developing world.

Showing fund performance globally. You can view performance in individual jurisdictions.


Global Emerging Markets over : 30/11/2015 - 30/11/2018

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 30/09/2018 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2018 0.5% -7.5% -5.6%
2017 35.2% 11.8% 9.0% 8.1% 2.8%
2016 12.0% 5.2% 3.2% 10.4% -6.6%
2015 -16.4% 4.8%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. United States

Fund Info

  • Launch date29/06/2015
  • Share Class size967Mn
  • Base currencyUSD
  • ISIN US04314H6181

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment250,000
  • Min. regular additional investment0


  • Annual management1.05%

Performance is for the period shown (month end to month end, bid/bid, gross income reinvested, calculated in USD).