Portfolio Manager means any individual employed by Loomis Sayles who has been designated as a Portfolio Manager by Loomis Sayles. A person is considered a Portfolio Manager only as to those client accounts as to which he or she is designated by the Chief Compliance Officer as such. As to other client accounts, he or she is simply an Access Person.
Portfolio Manager means an employee of the Firm entrusted with the direct responsibility and authority to make investment decisions. (11) "Reportable Fund" means any Fund for which the Firm serves as an Investment Adviser or Sub-Adviser. (12) "Security" means any note, stock, treasury stock, bond, debenture, unit trust-ETFs, evidence of indebtedness, certificate of interest or participation in any profit-sharing agreement, collateral-trust certificate, pre-organization certificate or subscription, transferable share, investment contract, voting-trust certificate, certificate of deposit for a Security, fractional undivided interest in oil, gas, or other mineral rights, any put, call, straddle, option, or privilege on any Security or on any group or index of Securities (including any interest therein or based on the value thereof), or any put, call, straddle, option, or privilege entered into on a national Securities exchange relating to foreign currency, or, in general, any interest or instrument commonly known as a Security, or any certificate of interest or participation in, temporary or interim certificate for, receipt for, guarantee of, or warrant or right to subscribe to or purchase, any of the foregoing. Security shall not include: direct obligations of the Government of the United States, high quality short-term debt instruments, bankers' acceptances, bank certificates of deposit, commercial paper, repurchase agreements, and shares of registered open-end investment companies, other than shares of Reportable Funds, open-end ETFs, and UITs that are invested exclusively in one or more open-end fund (none of which are Reportable Funds.)
The Trust and Portfolio Manager acknowledge and agree that the relationship between Portfolio Manager and the Trust is that of an independent contractor and under no circumstances shall any employee of Portfolio Manager be deemed an employee of the Trust or any other organization that the Trust may, from time to time, engage to provide services to the Trust, its Portfolios or its shareholders.
The parties also acknowledge and agree that nothing in this Agreement shall be construed to restrict the right of Portfolio Manager or its affiliates to perform investment management or other services to any person or entity, including without limitation, other investment companies and persons who may retain Portfolio Manager to provide investment management services and the performance of such services shall not be deemed to violate or give rise to any duty or obligations to the Trust.
Portfolio Manager and the Trust acknowledge and agree that during the term of this Agreement the parties may have access to certain information that is proprietary to the Trust or Portfolio Manager, respectively (or to their affiliates and/or service providers).
The Trust hereby retains Portfolio Manager to provide the investment services set forth herein and Portfolio Manager agrees to accept such appointment.
Subject to and in accordance with the Trust's Declaration of Trust and Bylaws and corresponding governing documents of Portfolio Manager, Trustees, officers, agents and shareholders of the Trust may have an interest in the Portfolio Manager as officers, directors, agents and/or shareholders or otherwise.
More definitions of Portfolio Manager
Portfolio Manager means Portolan's portfolio manager, George McCabe.