General Investing >> Money Manager Interviews >> June 20, 2012
Investing in Asia Pac & European Stocks
Andrew Sleeman, CFA, is a Portfolio Manager and Research Analyst at Franklin Mutual Advisers, LLC. He is the Portfolio Manager of Mutual Financial Services Fund and also Co-Portfolio Manager of Mutual International Fund (FMIAX), with primary responsibility for security selection in the Asian region. Mr. Sleeman joined Mutual Series in 2007 as a Financials Analyst with primary responsibility for the insurance sector. He later expanded his research responsibilities and became the General Analyst for the Asian region. Prior to that, he was at Fox-Pitt, Kelton, a financials specialist firm, where he focused on international financial equities. Prior to that, he worked in international equities at BNP Paribas. He previously worked in Australia in the fixed income division of JPMorgan Investment Management. Mr. Sleeman has 23 years of experience in the financial services industry. He holds a bachelor’s degree in business (banking and finance) from Monash University in Melbourne, Australia. Profile
TWST: Please start with an overview of the Mutual International Fund (FMIAX), including a portfolio snapshot and the fund’s strategy.