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Investment themes

Ashmore is one of the world's leading investment managers dedicated to Emerging Markets with a history of consistently outperforming the market. Ashmore focuses on a number of investment themes which include External Debt, Local Currency, Corporate Debt, Equities and Alternatives.

Our investment themes

External Debt

This strategy invests in debt instruments issued by sovereigns (government) and quasi-sovereigns (government sponsored) across a universe of 60-80 Emerging Markets.

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Local Currency

Ashmore has been investing in Emerging Market (EM) local currencies (FX) and local currency bonds since the 90s.

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Corporate Debt

The strategy invests in debt instruments issued by public and private sector companies across a universe of 60-80 Emerging Markets (EM) countries.

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Blended Debt

Blended Debt combines External Debt and Corporate Debt with Local Currency Debt and FX.

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This strategy invests in equity and equity-related instruments within the Emerging Markets including global, regional, country, small cap and frontier opportunities.

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The Alternatives theme seeks to provide investors with attractive returns across five investment strategies: private equity; infrastructure; special situations; distressed debt and real estate.

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The Overlay theme seeks to provide investors with the ability to either actively or passively manage currency exposure across a fund or wider investment portfolio.

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The Multi-Asset theme offers investors a specialised, efficient, all-in-one access to a long term strategic asset allocation across the full Emerging Markets (EM) investment universe.

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