Robeco launches Next Digital Billion fund to target internet companies across EM

Michiel van Voorst and Bryan Satterly are portfolio managers

Pedro Gonçalves
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Fund aims to capture massive wave of internet adoption in emerging markets

Fund aims to capture massive wave of internet adoption in emerging markets

Robeco has launched the Next Digital Billion fund, a strategy investing primarily in publicly-listed, local high-growth internet and technology companies across emerging markets.

The fund will pursue a high-conviction, benchmark-agnostic strategy with a portfolio of between 30 and 50 companies, diversifying within selected stocks across various sectors and geographies in order to optimise the strategy's overall risk-return profile. Michiel van Voorst and Bryan Satterly are the fund's joint portfolio managers. Robeco launches Paris-aligned climate fixed income strategies Mark van der Kroft, CIO fundamental and quant equity at Robeco, said: "Robeco's pioneering experience in emerging market and trends and thematic investing is at the core of the Next Digital Bil...

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