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BMO LGM Global Em Mkts Growth and Income B USD Inc

Ranked 30 out of 296 in - Global Emerging Markets over 12 months
All calculations are in GBP unless stated

Managed by

Damian Bird

Damian Bird joined LGM in 2015 as an Asian equity portfolio manager and became co-portfolio manager for global emerging markets mandates in July 2016. Bird spent more than five years at Arisaig Partners, including two years in Singapore where he focused on Asian and Eastern European consumer equities. In January 2011 he relocated to Cape Town where he spent three and a half years as a key decision maker in the asset allocation process for the $1 billion Arisaig Africa Consumer fund. Prior to LGM, Bird was a portfolio manager at Infusive Asset Management, where he launched and managed the Infusive Consumer Alpha Global Leaders fund, a long-only equity fund that invests globally in the consumer sector. Bird holds a BA honours in economics and history from Oxford University and is a CFA Charterholder.

Irina Hunter

Irina Hunter began her career in financial services in 1992 and from 1994 to 1998 worked as vice president for The U.S.-Russia Investment fund, a private equity investment fund in Moscow. After a period working in M&A in Canada and Russia she joined AGF Funds Inc. in 2002, based in Toronto where she was a global equity analyst, and later associate portfolio manager. She supported the award winning AGF Emerging Markets fund and AGF Global Equity Class. Hunter has an MBA from the University of Rochester as well as a bachelor's degree in finance and banking from the Moscow Finance Academy. Hunter joined LGM in 2007.

Rishikesh Patel

Rishikesh Patel joined LGM in 2006. Since the group he has researched Indian stocks and advised on Indian mandates. Patel relocated to the London office in October 2014 and became co-portfolio manager and then lead portfolio manager for the global emerging markets mandates in March and July 2016, respectively. Before joining the group, he worked with ICICI Securities and General Electric. Patel holds a post-graduate degree in finance and management from Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies, Mumbai, and graduated in commerce from Narsee Monjee College of Commerce & Economics, Mumbai.


The Fund aims for long-term capital growth through investment in an actively managed portfolio, primarily invested in equity and equity-related securities of companies in emerging markets worldwide, with the potential for capital appreciation and a growing stream of dividends.

Showing fund performance in United Kingdom View performance globally


Global Emerging Markets over : 30/04/2018 - 30/04/2019

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 31/03/2019 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2019 6.1%
2018 -6.4% -4.9% 2.9% -3.4% -1.0%
2017 25.3% 14.0% 4.8% -0.9% 5.9%
2016 25.6% 10.6% 13.1% 6.3% -5.5%
2015 -6.5% 7.1% -8.7% -7.9% 3.8%
2014 15.3% 1.9% 3.5% 6.5% 2.6%
2013 -9.8% 10.1% -6.0% -8.4% -4.8%
2012 11.7% 9.0% -4.2% 2.6% 4.2%
2011 -13.5% -3.7% 1.5% -15.6% 4.9%
2010 27.7% 9.6% -4.2% 13.7% 7.0%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Austria
  2. Denmark
  3. Finland
  4. France
  5. Germany
  6. Ireland
  7. Italy
  8. Luxembourg
  9. Netherlands
  10. Singapore
  11. Spain
  12. Sweden
  13. Switzerland
  14. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date22/10/2009
  • Share Class size03Mn
  • Base currencyUSD

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment1Mn
  • Min. regular additional investment0


  • Annual management0.75%
  • Initial investment0.00%

Performance is for the period shown (month end to month end, bid/bid, gross income reinvested, calculated in the currency and currencies indicated).