Unique country selection process, balanced with fundamental bottom-up stock selection. Global perspective, local knowledge.
When it comes to investing in EM, countries matter – the team employs a top-down country selection process, balanced with fundamental bottom-up stock selection in its investment process.
Our Emerging Markets investment team is based out of Asia, home to ~80% of the MSCI Emerging Markets index.
The portfolio is managed under a very robust risk controlled framework with active beta management that allows the team to strive to outperform under different market environments, on a strong risk adjusted basis.
Without a waiver, returns would have been lower and any rankings/ratings might have been less favorable.
Source: Lipper Inc. Rankings are historical and do not guarantee future results. Rankings are based on the fund’s total return with distributions reinvested.
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Class A and T shares are subject to a maximum front-end sales charge. Class C shares include a deferred sales charge which declines to zero after first year. The Institutional, R6 and S share classes are not subject to a sales charge.
Class T shares are closed to new purchases, except in connection with the reinvestment of dividends or other distributions where Class T shares have been issued.
Class R6 shares are generally available only to certain qualifying plans and programs, which may have their own policies or instructions for buying and selling fund shares.
Class S shares are only available to a limited group of investors as well as through firms that have an agreement with DWS Distributors, Inc. to offer the shares on an agency basis on brokerage platforms.
Institutional Class shares are generally available only to qualified institutions.