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DWS Top Asien

Ranked 3 out of 17 in - Asia Pacific Including Japan over 12 months
All calculations are in USD unless stated

Managed by

Sean Taylor

Sean Taylor is head of emerging market equities at Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management (DeAWM) having joined the groups from Pioneer in 2013. From 2004 to 2011 he managed global and international mandates at GAM, and prior to joining GAM, Sean was head of global equity at SG Asset Management, where he was also head of the emerging market desk. Until 1992 Sean served as an officer in the British Army having attended the Royal Military Academy, Sandhurst. He has an MBA from Manchester Business School.

Objective

The fund invests primarily in high quality equity securities of companies which have their headquarters or principal business activity in Asia and achieve primarily its sales in this region. It should take into account the following aspects when selecting the equities: strong market position, financial ratios, above-average quality of corporate management, corporate strategy and shareholder-centered information policies. In this context, the fund management is responsible for the selection of individual investments.

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Performance

Asia Pacific Including Japan over : 30/11/2016 - 30/11/2017
  • Rank 3/17 Total Return
  • Rank 17/17 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 15/17 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Currency Risk
14 RHB Entrepreneur SGD USD

7.1

15 JPMorgan AsiaOne Fund USD

8.1

16 Lumiere Asia Value USD

8.8

17 DWS Top Asien USD

8.9

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 29/09/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 11.2% 7.5% 6.6%
2016 3.6% -0.4% 0.4% 12.0% -7.5%
2015 -3.8% 6.3% 2.2% -16.0% 5.4%
2014 0.2% -3.2% 6.2% -3.7% 1.3%
2013 8.5% 1.2% -4.5% 8.4% 3.5%
2012 14.6% 10.5% -6.9% 5.3% 5.8%
2011 -19.6% -3.5% -0.7% -18.5% 2.9%
2010 13.6% 1.4% -9.1% 14.0% 8.2%
2009 53.6% -3.4% 30.5% 16.6% 4.5%
2008 -47.2% -10.9% -4.3% -24.3% -18.2%
2007 30.6% -0.8% 14.4% 17.4% -2.1%
2006 29.3% 8.5% -0.3% 5.8% 13.0%
2005 28.2% 1.5% 1.6% 15.3% 7.8%
2004 15.5% 8.0% -9.8% 4.9% 13.0%
2003 42.6% -6.7% 20.8% 15.4% 9.6%
2002 -2.8% 10.6% -3.3% -13.6% 5.2%
2001 -6.8% -7.2% 1.5% -22.4% 27.6%
2000 -31.4% 1.4% -9.8% -15.8% -10.9%
1999 112.5% 8.9% 33.6% 8.1% 35.0%
1998 8.8% 10.1% -21.8% -6.6% 35.3%
1997 -33.7% -2.0% 7.0% -12.6% -27.7%
1996 -2.2% 1.0%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Germany
  2. Singapore
  3. Switzerland

Fund Info

  • Launch date29/04/1996
  • Share Class size1,750Mn
  • Base currencyEUR
  • ISIN DE0009769760

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment1
  • Min. regular additional investment0

Charges

  • Annual management1.45%
  • Initial investment4

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