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BMO LGM Global Em Mkts Growth and Income B USD Acc

Ranked 311 out of 758 in - Global Emerging Markets over 36 months
All calculations are in USD unless stated

Managed by

Damian Bird

Damian Bird joined LGM in 2015 as an Asian equity portfolio manager and became co-portfolio manager for global emerging markets mandates in July 2016. Bird spent more than five years at Arisaig Partners, including two years in Singapore where he focused on Asian and Eastern European consumer equities. In January 2011 he relocated to Cape Town where he spent three and a half years as a key decision maker in the asset allocation process for the $1 billion Arisaig Africa Consumer fund. Prior to LGM, Bird was a portfolio manager at Infusive Asset Management, where he launched and managed the Infusive Consumer Alpha Global Leaders fund, a long-only equity fund that invests globally in the consumer sector. Bird holds a BA honours in economics and history from Oxford University and is a CFA Charterholder.

Irina Hunter

Irina Hunter began her career in financial services in 1992 and from 1994 to 1998 worked as vice president for The U.S.-Russia Investment fund, a private equity investment fund in Moscow. After a period working in M&A in Canada and Russia she joined AGF Funds Inc. in 2002, based in Toronto where she was a global equity analyst, and later associate portfolio manager. She supported the award winning AGF Emerging Markets fund and AGF Global Equity Class. Hunter has an MBA from the University of Rochester as well as a bachelor's degree in finance and banking from the Moscow Finance Academy. Hunter joined LGM in 2007.

Rishikesh Patel

Rishikesh Patel joined LGM in 2006. Since the group he has researched Indian stocks and advised on Indian mandates. Patel relocated to the London office in October 2014 and became co-portfolio manager and then lead portfolio manager for the global emerging markets mandates in March and July 2016, respectively. Before joining the group, he worked with ICICI Securities and General Electric. Patel holds a post-graduate degree in finance and management from Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies, Mumbai, and graduated in commerce from Narsee Monjee College of Commerce & Economics, Mumbai.


The Fund aims for long-term capital growth through investment in an actively managed portfolio, primarily invested in equity and equity-related securities of companies in emerging markets worldwide, with the potential for capital appreciation and a growing stream of dividends.

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


Global Emerging Markets over : 31/10/2015 - 31/10/2018

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 30/09/2018 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2018 -1.4% -3.2% -4.6%
2017 37.2% 15.3% 8.9% 2.3% 6.8%
2016 5.3% 7.8% 5.2% 3.2% -10.1%
2015 -11.6% 2.0% -3.2% -11.3% 1.0%
2014 8.5% 2.5% 6.2% 1.0% -1.3%
2013 -8.0% 3.0% -6.1% -2.2% -2.7%
2012 18.6% 13.8% -5.9% 5.6% 4.8%
2011 -14.9% -0.5% 1.6% -19.5% 4.7%
2010 22.8% 2.9% -5.5% 18.7% 6.3%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Asset Allocation



Top 10 Holdings

Stock Size
Yum China Holdings Inc ORD 5.53%
Bank Mandiri (Persero) Tbk PT ORD 5.51%
Sands China Ltd ORD 5.33%
ITC Ltd ORD 5.20%
Wal Mart de Mexico SAB de CV ORD 4.72%
Universal Robina Corp ORD 4.29%
Magnit PAO ORD 4.18%
HDFC Bank Ltd ORD 3.90%
ICICI Bank Ltd ORD 3.85%
President Chain Store Corp ORD 3.24%

Registered For Sale In

  1. Austria
  2. Belgium
  3. Chile
  4. Denmark
  5. Finland
  6. France
  7. Germany
  8. Ireland
  9. Italy
  10. Luxembourg
  11. Netherlands
  12. Norway
  13. Singapore
  14. Spain
  15. Sweden
  16. Switzerland
  17. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date22/10/2009
  • Share Class size15Mn
  • Base currencyUSD

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment1Mn
  • Min. regular additional investment0


  • Annual management0.75%
  • Initial investment0.00%

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