Research at Work [Paper & Video]
Many asset managers follow a high quality growth style, but what sets Vontobel Asset Management apart? Vontobel has spent decades building its team and distinct investment approach. In this in-depth paper "Research at Work" and the related video below, Vontobel’s Director of Research Igor Krutov fields questions about the firm's philosophy and mechanics behind Vontobel's high quality process. This process is employed by the Virtus Emerging Markets Opportunities, Foreign Opportunities, Global Opportunities, and Greater European Opportunities Funds.
- How the team generates investment ideas
- The critical factors they use to determine the sustainability of a company’s performance
- Who ultimately selects stocks for the portfolios
- Why they invest without regard for benchmark weights
- How they value a company and size positions