They are generally attracted to companies with a historically strong dividend payout, usually trading on a significant discount to the market. However, the fundamental research focuses on the sustainability of this dividend, and so investments are into quality, cash generative companies with strong capital discipline. This meticulous research process is also used to identify overvalued companies.

 This combination of value, income generation and franchise strength has, since inception, produced superior risk-adjusted returns for the team.

Meet the US Equities team

Adour Sarkissian, CFA
Adour Sarkissian, CFA
Head of US Equities
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Conor Walsh, CFA
Conor Walsh, CFA
Assistant Fund Manager
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Sanlam US Dividend Fund
A contrarian, dividend value fund offering exposure to US equities.
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