Understand emerging markets opportunities and the American Century advantage.
By Patricia Ribeiro & Nathan Chaudoin - September 2019
EM small-cap stocks represent a large and growing investment opportunity set. Historically, correlations with developed markets and large-cap indices have been low, and the inherent inefficiencies in EM small caps may offer opportunities for global investors. Nathan Chaudoin recently spoke with Portfolio Manager Patricia Ribeiro about her investment approach to EM small-cap investing and how EM small-cap stocks can be an important part of an investor's equity holdings.
Q&A | September 2019
Investing for positive impact continues to evolve. It has quickly become a mainstream way to manage risk and uncover opportunities that traditional financial analysis may fail to capture.
Can my investments do well while the companies I invest in do good? This is a question many investors ask as they consider portfolios that assess ESG factors as part of the investment process.
There's a lot of talk about ESG investing. However, few managers have focused on emerging markets—and that's where we see a lot of potential.
Get to know Patricia Ribeiro, head of the American Century Investments emerging markets equity team.
At American Century Investments®, we think impact investing using the U.N. Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) framework is especially crucial in emerging markets (EM).
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