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Company Overview of The Dreyfus Corporation

Company Overview

The Dreyfus Corporation is privately owned investment manager. The firm primarily provides its services to investment companies. The firm also caters to Pension and profit sharing plans, other pooled investment vehicles, charitable organizations, corporations, state or municipal government entities and insurance reserves, nuclear decommissioning trusts. It manages separate client-focused equity, fixed income, and balanced portfolios. The firm launches and manages equity, fixed income, and balanced mutual funds for its clients. It also launches and manages hedge funds for its clients. The firm invests in the public equity, fixed income, and hedging markets across the globe. It was founded in ...

200 Park Avenue

New York, NY 10166

United States

Founded in 1951





Key Executives for The Dreyfus Corporation

President and Director
Age: 59
Vice Chairman and Chief Operating Officer
Age: 65
Chief Economist and Chief Investment Strategist
Head of the Tax-Exempt Securities Division
Age: 58
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

The Dreyfus Corporation Key Developments

The Dreyfus Corporation Launches the Dreyfus TOBAM Emerging Markets Fund

The Dreyfus Corporation announced that it has launched the Dreyfus TOBAM Emerging Markets Fund, an actively-managed emerging markets equity mutual fund. TOBAM's patented investment process, which aims to provide an optimal diversification of risk contribution, is designed to enhance an investor's risk/return profile versus traditional capitalization-weighted strategies. Globally recognized for its innovative investment approach, Paris-based TOBAM, the fund's subadviser, seeks to maximize the fund's portfolio diversification in terms of various risk metrics by applying a systematic investment approach. The process tries to identify securities that have the lowest possible correlation to each other for inclusion in the fund's portfolio. The TOBAM patented Anti-Benchmark(R) Maximum Diversification(R) model attempts to construct a portfolio of securities that TOBAM believes offers the most diversification potential and avoids the concentration risk that exists in traditional market capitalization-weighted indices. The fund's portfolio managers focus on stock selection as opposed to making proactive decisions as to country, industry or sector exposure.

The Dreyfus Corporation Launches the Dreyfus Global Emerging Markets Fund

The Dreyfus Corporation announced that it has launched the Dreyfus Global Emerging Markets Fund, an actively managed, equity mutual fund. The fund is designed to seek capital appreciation by investing in emerging market countries including those located in Africa, Asia, Europe, Latin America, and the Middle East. Dreyfus has engaged its affiliate, Newton Newton Capital Management Ltd., to serve as the fund's sub-adviser. Dreyfus is the fund's investment advisor.

The Dreyfus Corporation Introduces Dreyfus Floating Rate Income Fund, Class A

The Dreyfus Corporation announced that it has introduced the Dreyfus Floating Rate Income Fund, Class A ticker symbol 'DFLAX', an actively managed mutual fund. The fund is designed to seek high current income by investing in floating rate loans and other floating rate securities. The fund is sub-advised by Alcentra NY, LLC.

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