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Investec GSF Asian Equity A Inc

Ranked 43 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.

Objective

The Fund aims to provide long-term capital growth primarily through investment in equities of companies established and listed on a recognized exchange in Asia, excluding Japan. The fund will invest primarily in the markets of Hong Kong, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Taiwan, South Korea, the Philippines, Indonesia, China and India, but may also invest in the region's other markets such as Australia and New Zealand. The stock selection process will be research driven, taking into account both macroeconomic developments and stock specific factors.

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Performance

Asia Pacific Excluding Japan over : 31/10/2016 - 31/10/2017
  • Rank 43/404 Total Return
  • Rank 347/404 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 326/404 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Currency Loss
326 Investec GSF Asian Equity A Inc USD

-6.7%

326 CG Nouvelle Asie C USD

-6.7%

328 Mansartis Asie USD

-6.7%

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 29/09/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 14.4% 11.6% 8.0%
2016 3.0% -0.2% 1.6% 11.2% -8.6%
2015 -10.6% 4.5% 2.1% -18.1% 2.4%
2014 5.7% 0.2% 8.5% -2.4% -0.2%
2013 4.0% -0.4% -6.0% 7.3% 3.4%
2012 22.5% 12.4% -5.9% 8.0% 7.3%
2011 -16.2% 2.5% 0.4% -23.2% 6.0%
2010 25.4% 1.4% -5.9% 20.4% 9.3%
2009 67.9% 0.1% 34.0% 18.7% 5.5%
2008 -52.7% -14.6% -4.4% -24.8% -23.1%
2007 53.8% 4.3% 18.2% 21.4% 2.7%
2006 39.4% 10.7% -0.2% 6.4% 18.6%
2005 25.9% 2.7% 3.2% 12.4% 5.8%
2004 14.1% 6.3% -9.7% 6.8% 11.3%
2003 17.5% 16.6%

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 date01/06/1984
  • Share Class size75Mn
  • Base currencyUSD
  • ISIN LU0345776255

Purchase Info

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

Charges

  • 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).