Legg Mason Funds(2)
Resilient Emerging Markets
Legg Mason Batterymarch Emerging Markets Trust
US> Small-Cap > Core
Sep 23, 2010
Emerging markets are fundamentally stronger than developed markets and fared much better during the global recession. Generally, emerging economies are expected to continue to benefit from internal growth drivers, including major infrastructure development and rising domestic demand. David W. Lazenby, portfolio manager of the Legg Mason Batterymarch Emerging Opportunities Trust, and his team draw on more than two decades of emerging markets experience to identify companies with above-average growth prospects and reasonable valuations.
Diversified, Systematic, and Adaptive
QS U.S. Small Capitalization Equity Fund
US> Multi-Cap > Growth
May 25, 2017
Small-cap companies provide a fertile ground for active managers with a systematic approach and the support of a dedicated research team. Stephen Lanzendorf, portfolio manager of the QS U.S. Small Capitalization Equity Fund, explains how the wider spread between outperforming and underperforming small-cap stocks offers numerous opportunities to managers whose process is multi-faceted and flexible enough for this less liquid segment of the market.