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Investec GSF Asia Pacific Equity A Inc

Ranked 29 out of 404 in - Asia Pacific Excluding Japan over 12 months
All calculations are in USD unless stated

Managed by

Greg Kuhnert

Greg Kuhnert graduated from the University of Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, South Africa with a BSc in Accountancy. He became a Chartered Accountant in 1997. In 1995, Greg joined Ernst & Young Johannesburg, where he worked as an auditor and consultant specialising in mining and financial companies. He joined Investec Asset Management in 1999, and moved to the London office in 2000 working as an analyst on Asian and Global equities. He is portfolio manager of the Investec GSF Asian Equity and the Investec Asia ex Japan funds.


The Fund aims to grow the value of your investment over the long term.The Fund invests primarily in the shares of companies in the Asia Pacific region, including Australia, Hong Kong, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Taiwan, South Korea, the Philippines, Indonesia, China, India and New Zealand (excluding Japan).The Fund may use derivatives (financial contracts whose value is linked to the price of an underlying asset) for efficient portfolio management purposes e.g. with the aim of either managing the Fund risks or reducing the costs of managing the Fund.

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Asia Pacific Excluding Japan over : 31/10/2016 - 31/10/2017
  • Rank 29/404 Total Return
  • Rank 302/404 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 283/404 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Currency Return
27 Schroder Asian Alpha Plus A Acc USD


28 Invesco Perpetual Asian Acc USD


29 Investec GSF Asia Pacific Equity A Inc USD


30 AB (HK) Asia Ex-Japan Equity Portfolio A RMB H

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged



31 UBS (CH) Equity Fund - Asia (USD) P USD


Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 29/09/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 14.5% 10.5% 8.4%
2016 5.5% 0.6% 1.9% 11.7% -7.9%
2015 -13.4% 3.7% -0.5% -18.3% 2.7%
2014 2.1% 1.3% 6.4% -3.7% -1.6%
2013 4.3% 0.1% -7.7% 9.7% 3.0%
2012 23.7% 11.8% -5.5% 8.5% 8.0%
2011 -16.3% 2.5% 0.2% -24.0% 7.1%
2010 21.0% 10.4%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Austria
  2. Belgium
  3. Chile
  4. Finland
  5. France
  6. Germany
  7. Hong Kong
  8. Ireland
  9. Italy
  10. Luxembourg
  11. Macau
  12. Netherlands
  13. Singapore
  14. Spain
  15. Sweden
  16. Switzerland
  17. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date14/05/2010
  • Share Class size355Mn
  • Base currencyUSD
  • ISIN LU0499858438

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment3,000
  • Min. regular additional investment0


  • Annual management1.50%
  • Initial investment5

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Performance is for the period shown (month end to month end, bid/bid, gross income reinvested, calculated in USD).