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13 Total Lipper Award
Winners for 2019

13 Total Lipper Award
Winners for 2019

AWARD ANNOUNCEMENT
Meet our 2019 Award Winners
Morgan Stanley Investment Management's (MSIM) equity and fixed income funds continue to win recognition for delivering strong risk-adjusted performance relative to peers.
FIXED INCOME
CLASS I: MPFIX

BEST CORE PLUS BOND FUND
For the 5-year period among 58 funds

FIXED INCOME
CLASS I: DINDX

BEST GLOBAL INCOME FUND
For the 10-year period among 29 funds

FIXED INCOME
CLASS I: MPLDX

BEST SHORT INVESTMENT-GRADE DEBT FUND
For the 5-year period among 73 funds

FIXED INCOME
CLASS I: MPFDX

BEST CORPORATE DEBT BBB-RATED FUND
For the 3-year and 5-year periods among 59 (3yr) and 58 (5yr) funds

FIXED INCOME
CLASS I: MTGDX

BEST U.S. MORTGAGE FUND
For the 5-year period among 29 funds

FIXED INCOME
CLASS I: USGDX

BEST GENERAL U.S. GOVERNMENT FUND
For the 3-year period among 20 funds

EQUITY
CLASS I: MGGIX
CLASS IS: MGTSX

BEST GLOBAL MULTI-CAP GROWTH FUND
For the 5-year (Class IS) and 10-year (Class I) periods among 48 (5yr) and 29 (10yr) funds

EQUITY
CLASS I: MFAIX

BEST INTERNATIONAL MULTI-CAP GROWTH FUND
For the 3-year and 5-year periods among 125 (3yr) and 110 (5yr) funds

EQUITY
CLASS IS: MCRTX

BEST MULTI-CAP GROWTH FUND
For the 5-year period among 132 funds

Source: Lipper as of November 30, 2018 for Class I and IS shares. Lipper Fund Awards are based upon risk adjusted return. It is possible for a Lipper Award winner to exhibit low or negative performance within a given period. Other share classes will vary and the Lipper awards should not be used as the sole basis for an investment decision. Past performance is no guarantee of future results. Click on Learn More or fund names above for more details concerning Lipper awards.

*On February 11, 2019, the MS Multi Cap Growth Trust was renamed to the MS Insight Fund and there were no changes made to the investment objective.

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Counterpoint Global
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Media Appearance
Dennis Lynch featured in the Wall Street Journal
Feb 21, 2019
Dennis Lynch featured in The Wall Street Journal’s 2018 Winners’ Circle
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Global Fixed Income
Market Outlook
Where To From Here?
Mar 20, 2019
Central banks becoming more dovish, U.S.-China relations and Brexit have left uncertainty hanging over the markets. Where will we go from here? The Global Fixed Income team shares their views.
Global Fixed Income Bulletin
Why It's Different This Time
Feb 20, 2019
2018 started with strong January performance, but the rest of the year was lackluster. Will 2019 be the same? The Global Fixed Income Team shares their view on why this year will be different.
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In-depth Market Research

Global Multi-Asset Viewpoint
Secular Outlook for Bond Yields: Structurally Higher
 
MSIM’s Global Multi-Asset Team discusses their investment perspective in the latest viewpoint: “Secular Outlook for Bond Yields: Structurally Higher".
GLOBAL EQUITY OBSERVER
When Management Gets “Strategic”
 
Find out why company management getting “strategic” is a red flag for the International Equity Team.

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