Revered portfolio manager Jean-Marie Eveillard has returned to portfolio management at Arnhold and S. Bleichroeder Advisers and the First Eagle Funds after more than two years of semi-retirement. He will be lead portfolio manager for First Eagle Global, Overseas, U.S. Value, and Overseas Variable funds. While semi-retired he was an advisor to the First Eagle funds.
First Eagle Global Fund was formerly known as SoGen International Fund; Eveillard had managed that fund since 1979 when he was at Societe Generale. Arnhold and S. Bleichroeder acquired Societe Generale Asset Management and First Eagle Funds in 1999.