Danish-born Morten Bugge is co-founder and chief investment officer at Global Evolution Fondsmaeglerselskab AS having previously worked at Sydbank where he was a director responsible for emerging markets. Morten manages the Global Evolution EM Debt, Local Currency Debt and Blended Debt funds dealing in emerging markets bonds, using a top-down fundamental investment style.
Christian Mejrup works at Global Evolotion where he holds a position as senior portfolio manager responsible for formulating hard currency and local currency strategies with special focus on frontier countries. Previously he held a similar position in Sydbank where he was part of the successful investment management team responsible for emerging markets fixed income and FX mutual funds. Mejrup holds an M.Sc. in business and finance.
The investment objective is to create long term returns by investing in fixed income instruments and currencies utilizing a diversified selection of strategies within Frontier Markets. The Sub-Fund invests at least 80% of its net assets in issuers located in Frontier Markets countries or economically linked to these countries; however, the Sub Fund does not have specific requirements for investment yield, duration, maturity, market capitalization, or minimum credit quality rating, and may invest without limitation in securities across the full credit spectrum.