In a typical day, you may use or encounter a number of global brands. Some of the multinationals that own those brands may be an unknown name in a portfolio list; dig a little deeper and those names may in fact supply products and services that you use every day.
In managing the Global Equity Shareholder Yield Funds, Epoch looks for companies that are sustainably growing their free cash flow year on year, and returning that cash to shareholders through consistent and increasing dividends, share buybacks and/or debt reduction.
Investing in such companies enables the Funds to deliver on the objective to provide an above-average level of income to investors. The Funds’ holdings are often global champions with dominant industry positions, able to hold their own in an inflationary environment, creating the potential for future growth and income.
Find out where these global brands fit into your everyday life.