On Dec. 2, 2020, Waddell & Reed, the parent company of Ivy Investments, announced that it would be acquired by Macquarie Asset Management and expects the deal to close in mid-2021. This news doesn't immediately affect Ivy's Average Parent rating or any strategy's Morningstar Analyst Rating.
Will WSGBX outperform in future?
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The Process Pillar is our assessment of how sensible, clearly defined, and repeatable WSGBX’s performance objective and investment process is for both security selection and portfolio construction.
The People Pillar is our evaluation of the WSGBX management team’s experience and ability. We find that high-quality management teams deliver superior performance relative to their benchmarks and/or peers.
The Parent Pillar is our rating of WSGBX’s parent organization’s priorities and whether they’re in line with investors’ interests.