NEW YORK - Salomon Brothers Asset Management Inc. introduced its first international mutual fund.
The Asia Growth Fund, is part of the firm's Salomon Brothers Investment series of open-end mutual funds.
The Asia Growth Fund will invest at least 65% in equity and equity-related securities in Asian countries.
The portfolio manager, Giampaolo G. Guarnieri, joined SBAM Asia Pacific Ltd., a Salomon unit, in July 1995. He had been employed at Credit Agricole Asset Management (South East Asia) Ltd. in Hong Kong.