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Templeton Asian Growth

Ranked 274 out of 402 in - Asia Pacific Excluding Japan over 12 months
All calculations are in USD unless stated

Managed by

Allan Lam

Allan Lam is a senior executive vice president, senior managing director, and the director of global Emerging Markets strategy for the Templeton Emerging Markets Group at Franklin Templeton Investments. In this capacity, he focuses on the continued strengthening of the investment strategies, working across the team to incorporate the highest conviction research ideas into portfolios. Prior to joining Franklin Templeton in 1987, Lam was an auditor for KPMG Peat Marwick, CPA, and Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu, CPA. He entered the financial services industry in 1987. Lam holds a B.A., magna cum laude, in Accounting with a minor in Computer Science from Rutgers University (U.S.). He is a qualified member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and a past member of the Listing Committee of the Hong Kong Exchanges.

Eric Mok

Eric Mok is a senior vice president, senior executive director with research responsibilities for companies in the technology sector across global emerging markets as well as companies in China and Taiwan. Prior to joining Franklin Templeton in 1998, Mr. Mok was a junior accountant with Rebecca Ling Chartered Accountant. He entered the financial services industry in 1998. Mr. Mok holds an M.S. in investment management from The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology and a B.S. in actuarial science and economics from the University of Toronto. He is a CFA charterholder and speaks English, Cantonese and Mandarin.

Objective

The Fund's investment objective is long-term capital appreciation. The stock selection approach is bottom-up, long-term value-oriented with strong emphasis on diligence and discipline. The Fund seeks to achieve its objective through investing primarily in equity securities, which are listed on recognised exchanges in capital markets of the Asia Region (excluding Australia, New Zealand and Japan).

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Performance

Asia Pacific Excluding Japan over : 31/01/2017 - 31/01/2018
  • Rank 274/402 Total Return
  • Rank 373/402 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 320/402 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Currency Loss
319 Azur Asian Equity Fund USD

-1.3%

320 Templeton Asian Growth A (Ydis) USD USD

-1.3%

321 Old Mutual Pacific Equity A USD USD

-1.3%

321 APS Alpha A SGD USD

-1.3%

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 01/01/2018 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 29.6% 11.2% 4.3% 8.4% 3.2%
2016 19.5% 4.2% 1.3% 9.7% 3.2%
2015 -26.8% 2.0% -5.6% -25.0% 1.5%
2014 7.2% 2.2% 9.2% -0.1% -3.9%
2013 -7.8% 2.4% -9.4% -1.2% 0.6%
2012 16.4% 11.1% -7.7% 7.4% 5.7%
2011 -14.9% 3.1% -1.5% -20.7% 5.7%
2010 30.0% 5.5% -4.5% 20.9% 6.6%
2009 103.1% 5.6% 42.5% 22.8% 9.9%
2008 -60.2% -18.8% -11.8% -22.2% -28.5%
2007 62.1% 3.0% 27.6% 20.4% 2.6%
2006 32.8% 12.3% -5.3% 5.8% 18.0%
2005 25.9% 5.3% 0.2% 11.5% 7.0%
2004 14.4% 3.0% -6.6% 4.5% 13.8%
2003 60.1% 0.3% 19.6% 15.0% 16.1%
2002 12.4% 19.6% 2.2% -11.6% 4.0%
2001 -2.9% -2.4% 8.2% -11.5% 3.9%
2000 -40.2% -4.6% -12.6% -19.5% -10.8%
1999 53.4% 3.2% 43.0% -12.5% 18.7%
1998 -14.2% 7.5% -36.3% -12.6% 43.3%
1997 -41.5% 1.5% 2.0% -9.2% -37.8%
1996 19.5% 8.7% 0.2% 0.1% 9.6%
1995 -7.1% -3.1% 3.9% -2.3% -5.6%
1994 -19.8% -7.7% -4.3% 5.4% -13.9%
1993 66.8% 4.7% 10.6% 12.3% 28.4%
1992 0.6% 2.7% 3.3% -3.8% -1.4%
1991 -14.1% 8.9%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Austria
  2. Belgium
  3. Chile
  4. Cyprus
  5. Czech Republic
  6. Denmark
  7. Estonia
  8. Finland
  9. France
  10. Germany
  11. Gibraltar
  12. Greece
  13. Guernsey
  14. Hong Kong
  15. Hungary
  16. Ireland
  17. Italy
  18. Jersey
  19. Korea
  20. Latvia
  21. Lithuania
  22. Luxembourg
  23. Macau
  24. Netherlands
  25. Norway
  26. Peru
  27. Poland
  28. Portugal
  29. Romania
  30. Singapore
  31. Slovakia
  32. South Africa
  33. Spain
  34. Sweden
  35. Switzerland
  36. Taiwan
  37. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date16/04/1991
  • Share Class size1,364Mn
  • Base currencyUSD
  • ISIN LU0029875118

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment5,000
  • Min. regular additional investment0

Charges

  • Annual management1.35%

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