Pictet International Fund  (APINX)

Fund Overview

Fund Overview

Share Class

N

Morningstar | Style Box

V B G L M S

NAV | as of 02/15/2019

$8.77
+$0.11 (+1.27%)

Quarterly Performance (%) |
vs. Benchmark as of 12/31/2018

Fund Inception 04/14/2014

YTD 1YR 3YR 5YR 10YR INCEP.
APINX -20.44 -20.44 1.29 - - -0.35
MSCI EAFE Index -13.79 -13.79 2.87 0.53 6.32 0.65
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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.

Expense Ratios

  • Gross Expense Ratio: 1.28%
  • Net Expense Ratio: 1.28%
  • Expense Cap Expiration Date: N/A

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Objective

The Fund seeks to provide long-term capital appreciation by investing in non-U.S. companies.

Why Consider

The Fund may be appropriate for your overall investment allocation if you are looking for opportunistic all-cap exposure to non-U.S. companies primarily located in developed markets.

  • Pictet seeks to balance conviction and risk to set portfolio active weight
  • Pictet employs discipline at every step of the investment process informed by a challenge and a "multiple eyes" approach to research

Fund Managers

Fabio Paolini, CFA

Co-Lead, International Equities - EAFE

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Benjamin Beneche, CFA

Co-Lead, International Equities - EAFE

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Performance

Performance

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Returns & Distributions

As of 12/31/2018

    • Ex-Date Total Distribution Income Short-term Cap Gains Long-term Cap Gains
      Dec 27, 2018 $0.966000 $0.200500 $0.765500
      Dec 27, 2017 $0.509500 $0.182200 $0.146700 $0.180600
      Dec 27, 2016 $0.275200 $0.071000 $0.199800 $0.004400
      Dec 30, 2015 $0.083800 $0.019000 $0.064800
      Dec 30, 2014 $0.058000 $0.033400 $0.024600

Growth of $10,000 (Hypothetical)

Since Inception 04/14/2014 to 01/31/2019 = $10,595.51

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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: 12/31/2018

Safran SA 3.36%
Japan Tobacco Inc 3.18%
Royal Dutch Shell PLC, Class B 2.68%
Anheuser-Busch InBev SA 2.65%
Asahi Group Holdings Ltd 2.56%
Nestle SA 2.53%
Prudential PLC 2.46%
CK Hutchison Holdings Ltd 2.35%
JD.com Inc ADR, Class A 2.31%
SoftBank Group Corp 2.23%
% in Top 10 Holdings 26.31%
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MPT Stats

As of: 01/31/2019

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Regional Allocation

As of: 12/31/2018

Investment Approach

Investment Approach

Pictet International Fund

Pictet believes growing companies that create value and trade at a discount to their intrinsic value will generate superior long-term investment returns.

The Fund invests primarily in non-U.S. common stocks with an emphasis on companies whose principal activities are located in countries represented by the MSCI EAFE Index. Utilizing a bottom-up fundamental process that focuses on future growth in cash generation and return on capital, the Fund may invest in companies of all sizes, including small and mid cap companies. Considered a GARP (Growth At a Reasonable Price) strategy, the Fund’s weightings reflect where the Fund's investment team has gone to seek the best companies in its universe.


Barron's: The 3 Biggest Risks in Global Investing and How to Avoid Them

 
Fabio Paolini, portfolio manager of AMG Managers Pictet International (APINX), and the Harding Loevner International Equity Portfolio (HLMNX) are featured in the Barron’s cover article, “The 3 Biggest Risks in Global Investing and How to Avoid Them.”
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AMG Managers Pictet International Fund: Overview

 
Portfolio managers Fabio Paolini and Benjamin Beneche discuss Pictet's absolute return, value-oriented approach to international investing.
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About

About Pictet Asset Management

Background

Pictet Asset Management believes in disciplined active management through bottom-up stock selection and seeks to identify stocks trading at a discount to its calculation of intrinsic value.

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Founded

1805


Headquarters

Geneva, Switzerland


AUM

$180B

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