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Matthews Asia Fds-Japan A Acc USD

Ranked 40 out of 272 in - Japan over 12 months
All calculations are in USD unless stated

Managed by

Kenichi Amaki

Kenichi Amaki is a portfolio manager at Matthews Asia. He manages the firm’s Japan strategy and co-manages the Asia Small Companies and China Small Companies strategies. Prior to joining the firm in 2008 as a research analyst, he was an investment officer for a family trust based in Monaco, researching investment opportunities primarily in Japan. From 2001 to 2004, he worked on the International Pension Fund team at Nomura Asset Management in Tokyo, Japan. Kenichi received a B.A. in Law from Keio University in Japan and an M.B.A. from the University of California, Berkeley, and is fluent in Japanese.


The Sub-Funds investment objective is to achieve long-term capital appreciation. Under normal market conditions, the Sub-Fund seeks to achieve its investment objective by investing, directly or indirectly, at least 80% of its total net assets, in publicly traded common stocks, preferred stocks and convertible securities of companies located in Japan. On an ancillary basis, the Sub-Fund may invest in other permitted assets on a worldwide basis.

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Japan over : 28/02/2017 - 28/02/2018

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 01/01/2018 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 32.6% 5.9% 7.5% 7.3% 8.6%
2016 -0.4% 0.9% 3.8% 2.8% -7.4%
2015 -11.3% 11.9%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Finland
  2. France
  3. Germany
  4. Luxembourg
  5. Singapore
  6. Spain
  7. Sweden
  8. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date30/04/2015
  • Share Class size05Mn
  • Base currencyUSD
  • ISIN LU1220257304

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment1,000
  • Min. regular additional investment0


  • Annual management1.25%
  • Initial investment1.25

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