Boris Peresechensky will no longer serve as PM of the Semper MBS Total Return Fund and the Semper Short Duration Fund.
Dirk Aufderheideis a new co-PM for the Deutsche European Equity Fund.
As of October 1, Keith G. Huckerby and Jennifer Moroney will no longer serve as co-PMs of the Balanced Fund, the Aggressive Allocation Fund, the Moderately Aggressive Allocation Fund, the Moderate Allocation Fund, the Moderately Conservative Allocation Fund and the Conservative Allocation Fund. They will be replaced by Mark Heppenstall and Zhiwei Ren.
On October 20, the BRC Large Cap Focus Equity Fund will terminate and liquidate. The BRC Mid Cap Diversified Equity Fund, which never officially launched, will also terminate, but it will not liquidate.
As of September 21, the Active Assets California Tax-Free Trust, the Active Assets Government Securities Trust, the Active Assets Money Trust, and the Active Assets Tax-Free Trust will be terminated.
On November 1, the AST Global Real Estate Portfolio is changing its benchmark. It will no longer track the S&P Developed BMI Property Net Index, and will instead track the FTSE EPRA/NAREIT Developed Real Estate Net Index.
On October 19, the EGShares Beyond BRICs ETF, the EGShares EM Core ex-China ETF, the EGShares EM Quality Dividend ETF, the EGShares EM Strategic Opportunities ETF, the EGShares Emerging Markets Consumer ETF, the EGShares Emerging Markets Core ETF, the EGShares India Consumer ETF, the EGShares India Infrastructure ETF, and the EGShares India Small Cap ETF will rebrand into the Columbia Beyond BRICs ETF, the Columbia EM Core ex-China ETF, the Columbia EM Quality Dividend ETF, the Columbia EM Strategic Opportunities ETF, the Columbia Emerging Markets Consumer ETF, the Columbia Emerging Markets Core ETF, the Columbia India Consumer ETF, the Columbia India Infrastructure ETF, and the Columbia India Small Cap ETF, respectively. Columbia recently acquired Emerging Global Advisors, as reported by MFWire.
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