GAMCO Investors (GBL) has partnered with DIAM Asset Management to launch a Japanese open-ended fund called, The Beikoku Wariyasukabu Fund.
As the fund’s sub-advisor, GAMCO Asset Management (GAMCO) will pursue an All Cap Value mandate based on the firm’s proprietary Private Market Value with a Catalyst approach to Value Investing.
Scheduled to be launched on 19 March 2014, the new fund will be managed by Kevin Dreyer, Christopher Marangi, Jeffrey Jonas, and Mario Gabelli.
GAMCO said that its 30+ analysts will support the Portfolio Managers’ efforts by identifying companies using GAMCO’s Private Market Value with a Catalyst approach.
Michael Gabelli, chairman and CEO of Gabelli Japan K.K., said: "We are privileged to have partnered with DIAM Asset Management to bring Gabelli’s value investing methodology to the Japanese investor.
"We have been investing in the Japanese equity markets for nearly three decades and are excited to launch a US All Cap Value portfolio specifically for the Japanese marketplace."