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Our parent firm, Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc., is home to a proven investment organization that uses a dynamic process designed to uncover investable ideas every day.
It's a process the investment team, encompassing our affiliate Ivy Investment Management Co., started decades ago. Today, it is integral to what we believe to be the best culture for investment management - one that stresses group collaboration to create our best thinking, and individual portfolio manager accountability to implement it.
With a team of analysts assigned to companies, industries and sectors around the world, regardless of geography, this daily interactions uncovers key ideas daily on behalf of investors.
Our affiliates’ investment process is built upon these values:
Collaboration & Accountability
The exchange of information makes portfolio managers more knowledgeable. Individual accountability holds them to the highest standards.
Wealth is built by protecting assets in challenging markets through an unrelenting focus on risk management.
Our affiliate does its own research throughout the world, analyzing companies rather than relying solely on widely available research produced by others.
Ivy Investment Management Company serves as investment advisor to the Ivy Funds, Ivy Variable Insurance Portfolios, and Ivy InvestEd 529 Plan Portfolios.
The extended period of low interest rates often meant companies could gain an advantage by refinancing balance-sheet debt at low cost. As a result, leverage became an important variable in driving the performance of stocks across the mid-cap growth universe. What are the implications and potential opportunities for Ivy Mid Cap Growth Fund now that interest rates are rising?Read More