Established in 1991, the investment trust focuses on assets in emerging markets. The company trades on the London Stock Exchange with JMG as the ticker symbol. The investment trust is a part of the FTSE 250 component. JPMorgan Emerging Markets Investment Trust plc has its headquarters in London, the United Kingdom.
The investment objective of JMG is to capitalize on the growth potential of companies in emerging markets. As such, JMG maintains a diverse portfolio of investments and with a particular focus on quoted securities. Sometimes, trust may invest in unquoted securities and collective investment schemes. Some of the sectors in which the trust has interests include energy, consumer staples, telecommunication services, industrials, and financials.
Austin Forey is the portfolio manager for the trust since 1994. In addition, Stifel Nicolaus Europe Limited acts as the company’s broker. The company tracks the MSCI Emerging Markets Index as its main benchmark. Some of the top 10 investments in the trust’s portfolio include Taiwan Semiconductor, Tencent, AIA, and Alibaba.