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Global International Equity fund

Hartford Schroders Emerging Markets Equity Fund    Share Class - I (SEMNX)


MORNINGSTAR RATING:
Overall, 4 stars, 3-Year, 4 stars, 5-Year, 4 stars, and 10-Year, 4 stars, rated against 711, 711, 606 and 330 products, respectively. Morningstar RatingTM is calculated for products with at least a 3-year history, based on a risk-adjusted return measure (excluding any applicable sale charges) and accounts for variations in a product's monthly performance. 5 stars are assigned to the top 10%; 4 stars to the next 22.5%, 3 stars to the next 35%, 2 stars to the next 22.5% and 1 star to the bottom 10%. ETFs and mutual funds are considered a single population. The Overall Rating is derived from a weighted average of the performance figures associated with its 3-, 5-, and 10-year (if applicable) Morningstar Rating metrics. For more information about these ratings, including their methodology, please go to global.morningstar.com/managerdisclosures . Ratings for other share classes may vary and are subject to change monthly. Past performance is no guarantee of future performance.
©2021 Morningstar, Inc. All rights reserved. The information contained herein: (1) is proprietary to Morningstar and/ or its content providers; (2) may not be copied or distributed; and (3) is not warranted to be accurate, complete or timely. Neither Morningstar nor its content providers are responsible for any damages or losses arising from any use of this information.
overall (as of 10/31/2021)
711 PRODUCTS
Diversified Emerging Mkts Category
Based on Risk-Adjusted Returns

Effective as of the close of business on 4/15/21, the Fund was closed to new investors, except as disclosed in the prospectus.

Objective

Seeks capital appreciation.

Overview

An emerging markets fund that combines top-down country allocation analysis with bottom-up stock selection.

Portfolio Management
Portfolio Manager
7
YRS
MANAGING THIS FUND
20
YRS
AT SCHRODERS
20
YRS
EXPERIENCE IN THIS INDUSTRY
Portfolio Manager
15
YRS
MANAGING THIS FUND
35
YRS
AT SCHRODERS
39
YRS
EXPERIENCE IN THIS INDUSTRY
Portfolio Manager
15
YRS
MANAGING THIS FUND
30
YRS
AT SCHRODERS
30
YRS
EXPERIENCE IN THIS INDUSTRY
Portfolio Manager
15
YRS
MANAGING THIS FUND
16
YRS
AT SCHRODERS
28
YRS
EXPERIENCE IN THIS INDUSTRY
Portfolio Manager
4
YRS
MANAGING THIS FUND
15
YRS
AT SCHRODERS
30
YRS
EXPERIENCE IN THIS INDUSTRY

The portfolio managers are supported by the full resources of Schroders.

FUND PROCESS VIDEO
Hartford Schroders Emerging Markets Equity Fund Process Video


Tom Wilson, CFA

Portfolio Manager

Tom Wilson video

Performance

PERFORMANCE %
 
CUMULATIVE %
(as of 11/30/2021)
AVERAGE ANNUAL TOTAL RETURNS %
(as of 11/30/2021)
YTD 1YR 3YR 5YR 10YR SI
Hartford Schroders Emerging Markets Equity I -6.19 2.50 10.98 10.97 5.92 6.01
Benchmark -4.34 2.70 9.27 9.52 5.16 ---
 
CUMULATIVE %
(as of 9/30/2021)
AVERAGE ANNUAL TOTAL RETURNS %
(as of 9/30/2021)
YTD 1YR 3YR 5YR 10YR SI
Hartford Schroders Emerging Markets Equity I -2.21 18.69 10.37 10.76 7.45 6.36
Benchmark -1.25 18.20 8.58 9.23 6.09 ---

Performance data quoted represents past performance and does not guarantee future results. The investment return and 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. Current performance may be lower or higher than the performance data quoted.

SI = Since Inception. Fund Inception: 03/31/2006

Performance prior to 10/24/16 for Class I-shares reflects the performance, fees, and expenses of the Investor Class of the predecessor fund Schroder Emerging Market Equity Fund. If Class I fees and expenses were reflected, performance would have differed. SI performance is calculated from 3/31/06.

Hartford Schroders Emerging Markets Equity Fund I Share Morningstar Ratings
overall
(as of 10/31/2021)
Overall, 4 stars, 3-Year, 4 stars, 5-Year, 4 stars, and 10-Year, 4 stars, rated against 711, 711, 606 and 330 products, respectively. Morningstar RatingTM is calculated for products with at least a 3-year history, based on a risk-adjusted return measure (excluding any applicable sale charges) and accounts for variations in a product's monthly performance. 5 stars are assigned to the top 10%; 4 stars to the next 22.5%, 3 stars to the next 35%, 2 stars to the next 22.5% and 1 star to the bottom 10%. ETFs and mutual funds are considered a single population. The Overall Rating is derived from a weighted average of the performance figures associated with its 3-, 5-, and 10-year (if applicable) Morningstar Rating metrics. For more information about these ratings, including their methodology, please go to global.morningstar.com/managerdisclosures . Ratings for other share classes may vary and are subject to change monthly. Past performance is no guarantee of future performance.
©2021 Morningstar, Inc. All rights reserved. The information contained herein: (1) is proprietary to Morningstar and/ or its content providers; (2) may not be copied or distributed; and (3) is not warranted to be accurate, complete or timely. Neither Morningstar nor its content providers are responsible for any damages or losses arising from any use of this information.

711 PRODUCTS
|
Diversified Emerging Mkts Category
Based on Risk-Adjusted Returns
3 YEAR
(as of 10/31/2021)
Overall, 4 stars, 3-Year, 4 stars, 5-Year, 4 stars, and 10-Year, 4 stars, rated against 711, 711, 606 and 330 products, respectively. Morningstar RatingTM is calculated for products with at least a 3-year history, based on a risk-adjusted return measure (excluding any applicable sale charges) and accounts for variations in a product's monthly performance. 5 stars are assigned to the top 10%; 4 stars to the next 22.5%, 3 stars to the next 35%, 2 stars to the next 22.5% and 1 star to the bottom 10%. ETFs and mutual funds are considered a single population. The Overall Rating is derived from a weighted average of the performance figures associated with its 3-, 5-, and 10-year (if applicable) Morningstar Rating metrics. For more information about these ratings, including their methodology, please go to global.morningstar.com/managerdisclosures . Ratings for other share classes may vary and are subject to change monthly. Past performance is no guarantee of future performance.
©2021 Morningstar, Inc. All rights reserved. The information contained herein: (1) is proprietary to Morningstar and/ or its content providers; (2) may not be copied or distributed; and (3) is not warranted to be accurate, complete or timely. Neither Morningstar nor its content providers are responsible for any damages or losses arising from any use of this information.

711 PRODUCTS
|
Diversified Emerging Mkts Category
Based on Risk-Adjusted Returns
5 YEAR
(as of 10/31/2021)
Overall, 4 stars, 3-Year, 4 stars, 5-Year, 4 stars, and 10-Year, 4 stars, rated against 711, 711, 606 and 330 products, respectively. Morningstar RatingTM is calculated for products with at least a 3-year history, based on a risk-adjusted return measure (excluding any applicable sale charges) and accounts for variations in a product's monthly performance. 5 stars are assigned to the top 10%; 4 stars to the next 22.5%, 3 stars to the next 35%, 2 stars to the next 22.5% and 1 star to the bottom 10%. ETFs and mutual funds are considered a single population. The Overall Rating is derived from a weighted average of the performance figures associated with its 3-, 5-, and 10-year (if applicable) Morningstar Rating metrics. For more information about these ratings, including their methodology, please go to global.morningstar.com/managerdisclosures . Ratings for other share classes may vary and are subject to change monthly. Past performance is no guarantee of future performance.
©2021 Morningstar, Inc. All rights reserved. The information contained herein: (1) is proprietary to Morningstar and/ or its content providers; (2) may not be copied or distributed; and (3) is not warranted to be accurate, complete or timely. Neither Morningstar nor its content providers are responsible for any damages or losses arising from any use of this information.

606 PRODUCTS
|
Diversified Emerging Mkts Category
Based on Risk-Adjusted Returns
10 YEAR
(as of 10/31/2021)
Overall, 4 stars, 3-Year, 4 stars, 5-Year, 4 stars, and 10-Year, 4 stars, rated against 711, 711, 606 and 330 products, respectively. Morningstar RatingTM is calculated for products with at least a 3-year history, based on a risk-adjusted return measure (excluding any applicable sale charges) and accounts for variations in a product's monthly performance. 5 stars are assigned to the top 10%; 4 stars to the next 22.5%, 3 stars to the next 35%, 2 stars to the next 22.5% and 1 star to the bottom 10%. ETFs and mutual funds are considered a single population. The Overall Rating is derived from a weighted average of the performance figures associated with its 3-, 5-, and 10-year (if applicable) Morningstar Rating metrics. For more information about these ratings, including their methodology, please go to global.morningstar.com/managerdisclosures . Ratings for other share classes may vary and are subject to change monthly. Past performance is no guarantee of future performance.
©2021 Morningstar, Inc. All rights reserved. The information contained herein: (1) is proprietary to Morningstar and/ or its content providers; (2) may not be copied or distributed; and (3) is not warranted to be accurate, complete or timely. Neither Morningstar nor its content providers are responsible for any damages or losses arising from any use of this information.

330 PRODUCTS
|
Diversified Emerging Mkts Category
Based on Risk-Adjusted Returns

Characteristics

FUND ESSENTIALS
Inception Date 03/31/2006
Net Assets $6.7 billion
Total Operating Expenses 1.25%
Morningstar Category Diversified Emerging Mkts
Lipper Classification Emerging Markets Funds
CUSIP 41665H847
Fund Number 1838
FUND STATS
# of Holdings
115
Turnover- (9/30/2021)
35%
Active Share
67%
Holdings Characteristics
FUND MSCI Emerging Markets Index
As of Date
10/31/2021 ---
Price/Earnings
13.3x 11.9x
Price/Book
2.3x 1.9x
Asset Weighted Market Cap (billions)
$162.1 $139.4
Median Market Cap (billions)
$17.5 $7.5
Return on Equity
16.5% 15.6%
Regional Exposure (%)
Asia 72
EMEA 19
Latin America 9
North America 0
Top Ten Holdings (%)
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co., Ltd. 8.62
Tencent Holdings Ltd. 5.92
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. 5.44
Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. 4.44
JD.com, Inc. 2.91
MediaTek, Inc. 2.12
ICICI Bank Ltd. 2.08
AIA Group Ltd. 1.99
Sberbank of Russia PJSC 1.78
Novatek PJSC 1.59
Total Portfolio % 36.89
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co., Ltd. 8.62
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. 5.93
Tencent Holdings Ltd. 5.91
JD.com, Inc. 3.41
Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. 3.06
MediaTek, Inc. 2.13
AIA Group Ltd. 2.08
FirstRand Ltd. 2.00
ICICI Bank Ltd. 1.90
Itau Unibanco Holding S.A. 1.89
Total Portfolio % 36.93
Market Cap Distribution (%)

Market Cap Header3

Less than $2 billion 1
$2 billion - $5 billion 2
$5 billion - $10 billion 11
Greater than $10 billion 86
Not Classified 0
RETURN CHARACTERISTICS
Alpha (5 Year)
1.70
Down Capture (5 Year)
93.98
Information Ratio (5 Year)
0.58
Sharpe Ratio (5 Year)
0.65
Up Capture (5 Year)
101.83
Country Allocation (%)
Represents 90% of total country allocation
Sector Exposure (%)

Exposure Chart Header

FUND
BENCHMARK UNDERWEIGHT / OVERWEIGHT

Exposure Chart Header2

9/30/21 10/31/21 10/31/21 -4 0 4
Information Technology 26 25 21
Financials 23 23 20
Consumer Discretionary 17 17 15
Communication Services 11 11 11
Consumer Staples 6 6 6
Energy 5 5 6
Real Estate 1 1 2
Utilities 1 1 2
Health Care 4 3 5
Industrials 2 2 5
Materials 6 5 9
Based on Global Industry Classification Standard (GICS), which was developed by and is the exclusive property and a service mark of MSCI Inc. (MSCI) and Standard & Poor's, a division of The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. (S&P). Excludes cash. May not total to 100% due to rounding and/or pooled vehicle allocations.
distributions and capital gains
Distribution Date Distribution NAV ordinary income short term capital gains long term capital gains total distribution
12/30/2020 19.96 $0.1568 $0.0000 $0.0000 $0.1568
12/11/2020 19.96 $0.0000 $0.0000 $0.0000 $0.0000
Past distributions are not indicative of future distributions.

Fund Literature


09/30/2021 - PDF (260 KB)
This Fund Fact Sheet summarizes the Fund's investment approach, portfolio statistics, top holdings, and current performance.
09/30/2021 - PDF (222 KB)
Current quarterly commentary from sub-adviser, Schroders, which includes a performance review, attribution, statistics, and positioning and outlook for the Fund.
PDF (285 KB)
A summary of a fund's full-length prospectus that provides key information potential investors should consider before making an investment decision.
This Pitchbook reviews the Fund's investment approach, investment team, investment process, portfolio statistics, top holdings, and current performance.
PDF (4 KB)
An unaudited financial report, which includes a fund's financial statements. These reports are intended for shareholders and others who have reviewed the fund's prospectus.
PDF (13 KB)
A legal document that discloses essential information about a fund, including investment objectives, risks, fees, expenses, fund manager background and other information.
PDF (4 KB)
An audited financial report, which includes a fund's financial statements. These reports are intended for shareholders and others who have reviewed the fund's prospectus.
PDF (13 KB)
A document that supplements the fund's prospectus with additional information about the fund including its operations and risks.
Important Risks: Investing involves risk, including the possible loss of principal. Security prices fluctuate in value depending on general market and economic conditions and the prospects of individual companies. • Foreign investments may be more volatile and less liquid than U.S. investments and are subject to the risk of currency fluctuations and adverse political, economic and regulatory developments. These risks may be greater, and include additional risks, for investments in emerging markets or if the Fund focuses in a particular geographic region or country, such as China. • Risks associated with investments in China include currency fluctuation, political, economic, social, environmental, regulatory and other risks, including risks associated with differing legal standards. • Mid-cap securities can have greater risks and volatility than large-cap securities. • To the extent the Fund focuses on one or more sectors, the Fund may be subject to increased volatility and risk of loss if adverse developments occur. • Integration of environmental, social, and/or governance (ESG) factors into the investment process may not work as intended.
Neither MSCI nor any other party involved in or related to compiling, computing or creating the MSCI data makes any express or implied warranties or representations with respect to such data (or the results to be obtained by the use thereof), and all such parties hereby expressly disclaim all warranties of originality, accuracy, completeness, merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose with respect to any of such data. Without limiting any of the foregoing, in no event shall MSCI, any of its affiliates or any third party involved in or related to compiling, computing or creating the data have any liability for any direct, indirect, special, punitive, consequential or any other damages (including lost profits) even if notified of the possibility of such damages. No further distribution or dissemination of the MSCI data is permitted without MSCI's express written consent.

 

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