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Barings Asia Growth A USD Inc

Ranked 5 out of 135 in - Asia Pacific Excluding Japan over 12 months
All calculations are in USD unless stated

Managed by

Hyung Jin Lee

Hyung Jin Lee is Head of Asian Equities and takes the lead role in the management of regional Asia ex Japan products and mandates including Baring Asia Growth Fund and Baring Eastern Trust. He is also the lead manager of the Baring Korea Trust, back up manager of the Baring ASEAN Frontiers Fund and spearheads research and stock selection for Korea. Jin joined Barings as an investment manager in 2004 from Rhee Capital a Korean hedge fund company where he was involved with the management of a long/short hedge fund focusing on Korean equities. He was previously head of the large cap and financial teams at Samsung Securities. Jin’s experience also includes Analyst roles at Salomon Smith Barney, UBS Securities and Credit Lyonnais. Jin holds a B.A. in Philosophy from the University of California, Berkeley (US). He is fluent in Korean.

Objective

The investment objective of the Fund is to achieve long-term capital growth in the value of assets by investing inAsia andthe Pacific region excluding Japan.The Fund will seek to achieve its investment objective by investing at least 70% of its total assets in equities and equity-related securities of companies incorporated in, or exercising the predominant part of their economic activity in the Asia Pacific region excluding Japan, or quoted or traded on the stock exchanges in those countries, including developed and emerging markets.For this purpose, total assets exclude cash and ancillary liquidities.

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Performance

Asia Pacific Excluding Japan over : 30/04/2017 - 30/04/2018

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 31/03/2018 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2018 0.6%
2017 57.8% 14.7% 9.7% 11.4% 12.6%
2016 -1.9% -0.8% -0.2% 9.8% -9.8%
2015 -1.4% 5.2% 2.5% -17.3% 10.5%
2014 9.1% -1.9% 7.6% -3.2% 6.7%
2013 1.8% 1.2% -7.4% 3.8% 4.6%
2012 18.2% 12.1% -7.6% 8.6% 5.0%
2011 -19.8% 1.8% 0.5% -23.1% 1.9%
2010 13.1% -2.4% -9.2% 19.1% 7.1%
2009 63.1% -0.2% 31.4% 14.4% 8.7%
2008 -54.6% -15.7% -8.4% -25.2% -21.3%
2007 47.4% 3.9% 20.6% 22.7% -4.0%
2006 42.5% 13.8% -2.3% 5.8% 21.2%
2005 15.4% 2.0% -0.6% 5.5% 7.9%
2004 14.1% 8.3% -8.8% 5.0% 10.0%
2003 34.2% -10.0% 17.5% 14.9% 10.4%
2002 -9.9% 10.8% -4.8% -16.1% 1.9%
2001 -5.2% -6.3% -1.1% -22.7% 32.2%
2000 -30.6% 1.4% -8.6% -15.5% -11.4%
1999 70.2% 4.7% 32.3% -5.8% 30.5%
1998 -20.2% -1.5% -28.2% -3.7% 17.1%
1997 -38.7% -6.2% 10.1% -15.3% -29.9%
1996 13.4% 8.2% -0.4% -1.1% 6.4%
1995 3.1% -1.6% 7.3% 0.8% -3.1%
1994 -21.6% -23.2% 0.8% 16.0% -12.6%
1993 101.3% 7.3% 9.1% 13.0% 52.2%
1992 9.7% 9.0% 9.9% -8.9% 0.5%
1991 29.1% 19.8% 0.1% 1.1% 6.4%
1990 -13.1% 2.3% 7.3% -25.5% 6.2%
1989 67.4% 20.9% 3.1% 23.8% 8.5%
1988 48.7% 14.8% 19.0% -5.8% 15.6%
1987 20.5% 27.7% -46.2%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

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

Fund Info

  • Launch date03/02/1987
  • Share Class size120Mn
  • Base currencyUSD
  • ISIN IE0000830129

Purchase Info

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

Charges

  • Annual management1.25%
  • Initial investment5

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