New look Barings Emerging EMEA sets sight on 'unduly overlooked' markets

South Africa and Saudi Arabia sees growth in exposure

Mike Sheen
Matthias Siller of Barings

Matthias Siller of Barings

Barings Emerging EMEA Opportunities trust's newly overhauled portfolio offers investors access to "overlooked", high-growth markets with the potential to beat UK-focused investment companies' dividend yields, according to portfolio manager Matthias Siller.

Speaking to Investment Week, Siller explained the portfolio's shift in focus to "under-researched" markets will deliver better diversification, reduce concentration and political risks while maintaining...

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