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Threadneedle (Lux)-Asian Focus AU

Ranked 69 out of 134 in - Asia Pacific Excluding Japan over 12 months
All calculations are in USD unless stated

Managed by

Weixiong Liang

Weixiong Liang joined Columbia Threadneedle in October 2013, and is responsible for managing ASEAN-focused mandates as well as supporting the team on research for Indonesia, Philippines, Thailand and Malaysia markets. Before joining the company, Weixiong was a portfolio manager at Nikko Asset Management. Prior to that he has also worked at Standard Chartered Bank as an Investment Strategist and as an Equity Analyst at Nikko Asset Management. He has a Business degree from Nanyang Technological University in Singapore, graduating with First Class Honours. He is also a CFA Charterholder.

Wee Jia Low


The Asian Focus Portfolio seeks to achieve capital appreciation by investing principally in the equity securities of companies listed or domiciled, or exercising the predominant part of their economic activity in the Asia Pacific region (excluding Japan). These may include large, medium and smaller companies. The Portfolio has the flexibility to take significant stock and sector positions which may lead to increased levels of volatility.

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Asia Pacific Excluding Japan over : 30/09/2017 - 30/09/2018

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 30/09/2018 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2018 1.6% -5.7% -4.1%
2017 44.7% 13.3% 8.8% 7.5% 9.2%
2016 0.7% -0.6% 2.5% 9.4% -9.6%
2015 -3.8% 6.4% 4.8% -16.3% 3.0%
2014 -0.4% 1.3%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Austria
  2. Finland
  3. France
  4. Germany
  5. Hong Kong
  6. Italy
  7. Luxembourg
  8. Netherlands
  9. Singapore
  10. Sweden
  11. Switzerland

Fund Info

  • Launch date14/05/2014
  • Share Class size00Mn
  • Base currencyUSD
  • ISIN LU1044877188

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment2,500
  • Min. regular additional investment0


  • Annual management1.50%

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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).