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Barron's - Dennis Lynch and "4 Growth Stocks That Will Own the Future"
Investment Insight
The EDGE: Machine Learning

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Global Franchise Portfolio
MSFAX 
CUSIP: 61744J283  
SHARE CLASS: I
DAILY NAV
24.18 USD
MORNINGSTAR OVERALL RATING
  Share Class - I

711 World Large Stock - 08/31/2017

Past performance is no guarantee of future results. For complete information click here.

Investment Insight
Tobacco: Smoke Without Fire
Jul 31, 2017
Tobacco has long been a steady compounder, even in the face of regulatory pressure. In this piece, the International Equity Team discusses what the FDA’s latest announcement may mean for the industry.
Investment Insight
Quality Traits
Jun 30, 2016
High quality companies have the ability, and habit, of generating high and consistent returns on operating capital, which leads to strong free cash flow and the ability to compound over the long term.
Manager Q & A
Q&A with William Lock
Jan 31, 2017
William Lock discusses how a strategy that his team manages has incorporated the Buffett philosophy into a long standing, successful global investment strategy.
Global Opportunity Portfolio
MGGIX 
CUSIP: 61756E693  
SHARE CLASS: I
DAILY NAV
21.61 USD
MORNINGSTAR OVERALL RATING
  Share Class - I

711 World Large Stock - 08/31/2017

Past performance is no guarantee of future results. For complete information click here.

Investment Insight
Behind the Scenes with Kristian Heugh
Mar 01, 2016
Kristian Heugh defines the key differentiators and core values of his team’s investment process, focusing on competitive advantage and quality companies able to create value through growth.
Investment Insight
Fishing for Stocks in China
Jun 09, 2017
Our location in Hong Kong gives us a unique perspective on the risks and opportunities of investing in China, a market we believe is ripe with opportunity for bottom-up stock picking, particularly in the consumer, internet, healthcare and education industries.
Team Profile
Growth Team
The Growth team seeks capital appreciation by investing with a long-term ownership mindset and focusing on fundamental, bottom-up analysis across the market-cap spectrum and geographies.
Global Fixed Income Opportunities Fund
DINDX 
CUSIP: 616961405  
SHARE CLASS: I
DAILY NAV
5.72 USD
MORNINGSTAR OVERALL RATING
  Share Class - I

289 World Bond - 08/31/2017

Past performance is no guarantee of future results. For complete information click here.

Media Appearance
Jim Caron on Bloomberg
Jul 27, 2017
Jim Caron examines market reaction to the Federal Reserve’s take on inflation in its June statement.
Investment Insight
Outlook/Review: Global Fixed Income Opportunities
Jul 28, 2017
Jim Caron reviews the first half of 2017 and offers insights into how the active management of the Global Fixed Income Opportunities fund can take advantage of trends in the second half of the year.
Investment Insight
What Could Break the Calm in the Markets?
Aug 11, 2017
The team discusses current monetary policy, the impending end of its accommodative stance and the role of central banks in this environment.

In-depth Market Research

Macro Insight
GMA View Point - The Bull Case for Sterling
 
MSIM’s Global Multi-Asset Team discusses their investment views in the latest viewpoint: “The Bull Case for Sterling”.
Macro Insight
A Midsummer Night's Illusion
 
This summer, investors briefly fell in love with the bond market, enchanted by a misunderstanding of the relationship between growth, inflation, productivity and wage growth.
Investment Insight
An Overview of the Global Securitized Markets
 
Global securitized markets in our opinion present a unique investment opportunity, as they offer attractive carry, relatively low rate sensitivity and historically low correlation to other assets.

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