Emerging Global Advisors (EGA) is a leading provider of strategic beta portfolios in emerging markets. EGA launched its first investment products in May 2009 with a sole focus on emerging (EM) and frontier (FM) markets. With $908 million assets under management (AUM), EGA is the advisor to the EGA fund family, which includes the EGShares suite of exchange traded funds (ETFs). EGA Indices was established in April 2014 for self-indexing strategies. EGA is an independent firm, headquartered in New York, NY, with employees holding ~44% of the economic interest of the company. The remaining equity is held by private investors.