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

We know the value of active management in today's market.

Global Franchise Portfolio
CUSIP: 61744J283  
24.94 USD
  Share Class - I

704 World Large Stock - 10/31/2017

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

Investment Insight
Look Left, Look Right, Look Left Again
Sep 30, 2017
In focusing on right-wing populism, are markets failing to notice the threat posed by the left? The International Equity Team explains their increased vigilance given political uncertainty.
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
CUSIP: 61756E693  
22.54 USD
  Share Class - I

704 World Large Stock - 10/31/2017

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
CUSIP: 616961405  
5.73 USD
  Share Class - I

280 World Bond - 10/31/2017

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
Oct 27, 2017
Jim Caron reviews the third quarter of 2017 and offers his insights into how the active management style of the Global Fixed Income Opportunities fund can take advantage of market trends.
Investment Insight
Bad Politics, Good Economies
Sep 14, 2017
The team discusses how with fundamentals and monetary policy stable, political noise has become the main source of market volatility.

In-depth Market Research

Investment Insight
GMA View Point - Reports of Inflation’s Death Have Been Greatly Exaggerated
MSIM’s Global Multi-Asset Team discusses their investment views in the latest viewpoint: “Reports of Inflation’s Death Have Been Greatly Exaggerated”.
Macro Insight
It’s a MAD World
Despite the relative quiet in recent weeks, we expect the standoff between the U.S. and North Korea to escalate before it is resolved, and think it is prudent to put in defensive positions and reduce exposures to volatility and higher-risk areas.
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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