Russell Investments launches new conservative funds

By Staff | December 5, 2013 | Last updated on December 5, 2013
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Russell Investments Canada has launched the Russell Focused Global Equity Pool and Russell Focused Global Equity Class, expanding its range of funds with global stocks emphasizing defensive and value-oriented names.

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With the potential for lower volatility and greater stability in returns than traditional global equity funds, the new Russell Focused Global Equity Pool will be included in Russell’s conservative multi-asset solutions – the Russell Income Essentials Portfolio, the Russell LifePoints Conservative Income Portfolio and the Russell LifePoints Balanced Income Portfolio and their respective corporate class versions.

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The new Pool will be sub-advised by three experienced global managers.

Russell’s focused fund lineup includes the Russell Focused Canadian Equity Pool launched last year, and the Russell Focused US Equity Pool launched in 2011.

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