SMA Inception Date: 08/1/2002
Objective: Seeks to provide investors with above-average income and long-term growth of capital

Why choose this SMA?

  • For diversified exposure to real estate investment trusts (REITs)
  • As an alternative source of income and total return potential

Investment Strategy

  • The strategy is managed by an established real estate manager with expertise in both global property and global capital markets.
  • The managers use a value-oriented approach to identify attractively priced securities with the potential for price appreciation.
  • The research team combines top-down assessment of local market fundamentals with bottom-up, value-oriented stock selection to build a portfolio diversified by property type, leverage, yield, and geographic region.

Portfolio Managers

Gina Szymanski, CFA®

Director and Portfolio Manager

Full Bio


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