Launches & Closures

TOBAM launches the emerging markets equity UCITS fund


TOBAM, the equity-focused quantitative investment manager formed from the spin-off of Lehman Brothers Asset Management in France, has launched an emerging markets UCITS fund.

Launched on 30 June 2011 the Anti-Benchmark Emerging Markets Equity Fund seeks to maximise diversification across the investment universe, as represented by the MSCI Emerging Markets Equity index, by applying TOBAM’s patented maximum diversification approach.

By maximising diversification across the emerging markets equity universe – a universe with numerous and complex geographical, political, sector and other risk factors – the fund aims to deliver the full equity risk premium to investors, according to a statement issued by