TEMIT's Sehgal: My trial by fire has already happened

Trust recovering from volatile 2018

Mike Sheen
Manager of TEMIT Chetan Sehgal

Manager of TEMIT Chetan Sehgal

One year on from taking over the Templeton Emerging Markets Investment trust (TEMIT), and amid a volatile 2018 for emerging markets, manager Chetan Sehgal said the portfolio and team are almost where he wants to be after a "trial by fire" first year.

Sehgal took over management of the trust on 1 February 2018, in advance of the 31 March 2018 departure of long-serving managers Mark Mobius and Carlos Hardenberg. Since then, the portfolio has outperformed...

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