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JPM Asia Growth A Acc USD

Ranked 33 out of 135 in - Asia Pacific Excluding Japan over 12 months
All calculations are in USD unless stated

Managed by

Mark Davids

As a UK smaller companies investment manager at JP Morgan Asset Management, Mark Davids co-managed the JPM UK Smaller Companies fund, the Luxembourg-domiciled JPM Europe Small Cap, as well as JPM Europe Recovery funds. He then moved to Japan to run the group's Core Japan Behavioural Finance fund and currently manages the Asia Pacific ex Japan Behavioural Finance and Japan Strategic Value funds. Davids joined JP Morgan as an investment analyst in 1997. He was promoted to assistant investment manager in 2000 and then to investment manager a year later. Armed with a bachelor’s degree in history and German from the University of Manchester, and a masters degree in international political economy, Davids enjoyed a stint focusing on trade and external relations at the European Commission before joining JP Morgan.

Joanna Kwok

Joanna Kwok is a regional specialist for Asia Pacific ex-Japan equities with the Emerging Markets and Asia Pacific (EMAP) Equities Team at JP Morgan based in Hong Kong. She joined the firm in 2002 as an analyst with the Hong Kong bond team and took up her current role in 2005. Prior to joining the firm, Joanna spent three years with Price Waterhouse Coopers in London where she qualified as a chartered accountant and one year in Hong Kong as a senior associate in their banking and capital markets division. Joanna obtained a B.A. (Hons) in Natural Sciences from Downing College, Cambridge University.

Objective

To provide superior long term capital growth by investing primarily in a concentrated portfolio of companies in Asia (excluding Japan). At least 67% of the Sub-Fund's total assets (excluding cash and cash equivalents) will be invested in equity and equity linked securities of companies that are incorporated under the laws of, and have their registered office in, an Asian country (excluding Japan), or that derive the predominant part of their economic activity from Asia (excluding Japan), even if listed elsewhere. The Sub-Fund’s portfolio is concentrated in approximately 40 to 60 companies.

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Performance

Asia Pacific Excluding Japan over : 31/03/2017 - 31/03/2018
  • Rank 33/135 Total Return
  • Rank 124/135 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 127/135 Max Drawdown

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 31/03/2018 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2018 -0.9%
2017 48.2% 14.5% 9.6% 7.0% 10.3%
2016 4.2% -1.8% 1.4% 14.0% -8.2%
2015 -8.9% 3.1% 0.4% -16.2% 5.0%
2014 -2.5% -2.1% 4.4% -5.1% 0.6%
2013 8.2% 2.5% -3.7% 6.9% 2.6%
2012 19.8% 11.9% -8.2% 11.6% 4.5%
2011 -20.8% 1.9% 0.7% -23.4% 0.7%
2010 24.3% 4.4% -7.5% 19.7% 7.6%
2009 68.8% 2.7% 32.2% 15.9% 7.3%
2008 -52.4% -17.3% -6.1% -22.9% -20.5%
2007 49.2% 3.1% 19.0% 23.4% -1.5%
2006 39.8% 14.6% -3.8% 7.2% 18.3%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Austria
  2. Bahrain
  3. Belgium
  4. Curacao
  5. Denmark
  6. Estonia
  7. Finland
  8. France
  9. Germany
  10. Greece
  11. Hungary
  12. Ireland
  13. Italy
  14. Jersey
  15. Liechtenstein
  16. Luxembourg
  17. Netherlands
  18. Norway
  19. Poland
  20. Singapore
  21. Spain
  22. Sweden
  23. Switzerland
  24. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date09/11/2005
  • Share Class size65Mn
  • Base currencyUSD
  • ISIN LU0169518387

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment35,000
  • 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 the currency and currencies indicated).