Harding Loevner International Small Companies Portfolio  (HLMSX)

Fund Overview

Fund Overview

Share Class

Investor

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V B G L M S

NAV | as of 12/12/2018

$14.52
+$0.27 (+1.89%)

Overall Morningstar Rating



Rated against 103 Foreign Small/Mid Growth funds as of 10/31/2018

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Quarterly Performance (%) |
vs. Benchmark as of 09/30/2018

Fund Inception 03/26/2007

YTD 1YR 3YR 5YR 10YR INCEP.
HLMSX -0.82 3.98 12.44 7.05 10.96 6.52
MSCI ACWI ex USA Small Cap Index -4.41 1.86 11.24 6.14 8.73 -
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The performance data shown represents past performance. Past performance is not a guarantee of future results. Current performance may be lower or higher than the performance quoted. The investment return and the principal value of an investment will fluctuate so that an investor’s shares, when redeemed, may be worth more or less than their original cost. For performance information through the most recent month end please call 800.835.3879 or visit our website at amgfunds.com. From time to time, the advisor has waived fees or reimbursed expenses, which may have resulted in higher returns. The listed returns and yields of the Fund are net of expenses, and the returns and yields of the indices exclude expenses.

Expense Ratios

  • Gross Expense Ratio: 1.80%
  • Net Expense Ratio: 1.40%
  • Expense Cap Expiration Date: 02/28/2019

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Objective

The Portfolio seeks long-term capital appreciation through investments in equity securities of small companies based outside the United States.

Why Consider

  • The Fund may be appropriate for your overall investment allocation if you are looking to gain exposure to non-US small cap investments
  • Harding Loevner monitors and manages risk at the security, portfolio and enterprise levels
  • The Firm's extensive experience and structured research process has led to consistent execution of its high quality, growth investment philosophy
Jafar Rizvi, CFA

Jafar Rizvi, CFA

Portfolio Manager, Analyst

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Anix Vyas, CFA

Anix Vyas, CFA

Portfolio Manager, Analyst

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Performance

Performance

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Returns & Distributions

As of 09/30/2018

    • Ex-Date Total Distribution Income Short-term Cap Gains Long-term Cap Gains
      Dec 15, 2017 $0.191511 $0.045975 $0.075916 $0.069620
      Dec 18, 2015 $0.205618 $0.071007 $0.134611
      Dec 19, 2014 $0.284114 $0.028663 $0.047329 $0.208122
      Dec 20, 2013 $0.921223 $0.052555 $0.266590 $0.602078
      Dec 20, 2012 $0.113092 $0.113092
      Dec 19, 2011 $0.065636 $0.065636
      Dec 16, 2010 $0.032057 $0.032057
      Dec 17, 2009 $0.047900 $0.047900
      Dec 17, 2008 $0.072300 $0.072300
      Dec 13, 2007 $0.100200 $0.056800 $0.043400

Growth of $10,000 (Hypothetical)

Since Inception 03/26/2007 to 11/30/2018 = $17,577.65

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The performance data shown represents past performance. Past performance is not a guarantee of future results. Current performance may be lower or higher than the performance data quoted. The investment return and the principal value of an investment will fluctuate so that an investor's shares, when redeemed, may be worth more or less than their original cost. For performance information through the most recent month end please call 800.835.3879 or visit our website at amgfunds.com. From time to time, the advisor has waived fees or reimbursed expenses, which may have resulted in higher returns. The listed returns and yields of the Fund are net of expenses, and the returns and yields of the indices exclude expenses. For time periods where the fund inception date preceded the benchmark, the benchmark data will not be shown. Performance Data shown does not reflect the 2.00% redemption fee imposed on the shares held 90 days or less; otherwise, total returns would be reduced.

Top Holdings (Equity)

As of: 09/30/2018

Carl Zeiss Meditec 2.93%
Ariake Japan 2.88%
Reply 2.73%
Abcam 2.62%
Nakanishi 2.48%
Bechtle 2.41%
Senior 2.26%
Alten 2.23%
Hoa Phat Group 1.95%
Infomart 1.92%
% in Top 10 Holdings 24.41%
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MPT Stats

As of: 11/30/2018

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Regional Allocation

As of: 09/30/2018

Investment Approach

Investment Approach

Harding Loevner International Small Companies Portfolio

The International Small Companies Portfolio invests in high-quality, growing companies with modest market capitalization outside of the United States. Its investment universe includes developed and emerging markets.

Following a disciplined investment process focused on collaborative yet accountable decision-making, analysts study global industries to understand their competitive structures, assess the long-term risks and fair values of their constituent companies, and recommend those with high fundamental business quality and durable growth prospects. The Fund's diversified portfolio is built from the bottom-up, and seeks to realize superior risk-adjusted returns. Mr. Jafar Rizvi, CFA and Mr. Anix Vyas, CFA are the Co-Lead Portfolio Managers.


Market View: Global Markets, 2nd Half of 2017

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About

About Harding Loevner

Background

Harding Loevner manages global and non-U.S. equity portfolios following a consistent philosophy focused on long-term investment in growing companies with high-quality fundamentals. The Firm believes diversified portfolios of the stocks of companies meeting its quality-growth criteria, purchased at reasonable prices, offer superior risk-adjusted returns over the long term.

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Founded

1989


Headquarters

Bridgewater, NJ


Affiliate Since

2009


AUM

$64.9B

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