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Aberdeen Asia-Pacific (Ex-Japan) Equity Fund;Inst

Ranked 68 out of 429 in - Asia Pacific Excluding Japan over 12 months
All calculations are in USD unless stated

Managed by

Flavia Cheong

Adrian Lim

Christopher Wong

Hugh Young

Asia expert Hugh Young has more than 20 years' experience in fund management and he aims to identify undervalued investment opportunities through detailed company analysis. Born in 1958, Young joined Aberdeen in 1985 after stints at MGM Assurance and Fidelity. In 1992, he set up the group's Asia-Pacific headquarters in Singapore, where he plays a key role in the investment team led by Peter Hames. He was subsequently promoted to head of emerging markets and now oversees the Asian, European, Middle Eastern, African and Latin American markets. Young, a Politics graduate from Exeter University, runs a wide range of funds for Aberdeen, including unit trusts, investment trusts and offshore portfolios.

Objective

The Fund seeks long-term capital appreciation. Under normal circumstances, the Fund invests at least 80% of its net assets in equity securities of Asia-Pacific (ex-Japan) issuers. The Fund intends to diversify its investments across a number of different countries.

Performance

Asia Pacific Excluding Japan over : 30/04/2016 - 30/04/2017
  • Rank 68/429 Total Return
  • Rank 186/429 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 139/429 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Currency Risk
184 Matthews Asia Focus Fund;Institutional USD

10.5

185 Delaware Asia Select Fund;Institutional USD

10.5

186 Aberdeen Asia-Pacific (Ex-Japan) Equity Fund;Inst USD

10.5

187 Legg Mason IF Martin Currie Asia Pacific A Acc USD

10.5

188 PM CAPITAL Asian Companies

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

AUD

10.5

188 Larrainvial Asia F USD

10.5

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 31/03/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 15.1%
2016 7.6% 1.6% 5.8% 6.4% -5.9%
2015 -13.0% 4.0% -2.0% -16.5% 2.2%
2014 2.0% 2.8% 4.9% -1.6% -3.9%
2013 -2.8% 0.5% -5.5% 3.0% -0.6%
2012 25.8% 15.3% -4.0% 7.2% 6.1%
2011 -14.1% -1.6% 1.5% -17.1% 3.8%
2010 24.6% 2.9% -3.8% 17.0% 7.6%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. United States

Fund Info

  • Launch date16/11/2009
  • Share Class size08Mn
  • Base currencyUSD
  • ISIN US0030216982

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment1Mn
  • Min. regular additional investment0

Charges

  • Annual management0.83%

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