Delaware Investments Opens Small Cap Value Fund

September 28, 2001( - Delaware Investments has opened the Delaware International Small Cap Value Fund in line with the group's plans to expand its value product offerings.

The new fund will invest primarily in equities of smaller non-US companies, which may include companies located or operating in both established and emerging economies, giving investors exposure to smaller companies in markets such as the United Kingdom, Japan, France and Australia.

Delaware Investments manages approximately $16.5 billion in mutual fund assets.