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Fund objective

This Fund aims to generate total returns in line with Asia Pacific ex Japan equity markets, via a combination of capital growth and income, but with lower volatility. The Sub-Fund will invest primarily in equities and equity-related securities of companies, which are incorporated, listed in or have their area of primary activity in the Asia Pacific ex-Japan Region. The Fund may also invest in depository receipts including ADRs and GDRs, debt securities covertible into common shares, preference shares and warrants.

  • NAV
Export historical fund price

Returns

1 mth
 
1 yr
 
3 yrs
(p.a)
5 yrs
(p.a)
10 yrs
(p.a)
Since inception
(p.a)
Offer-bid-4.0%--------6.8%
Bid-bid1.0%--------12.4%
Benchmark1.8%--------19.1%

Returns (%) as of 30-Jun-2017

Refer to the factsheet for more details about the fund's performance.

Fund facts

  • Asset class Equity
  • Class A
  • Inception date 23 Nov 2016
  • Base currency USD
  • Benchmark index

    MSCI AC Asia Pacific ex Japan Index

  • Ratings

    Morningstar rating*:No rating

  • Subscription methodCash
  • ISINLU1522347837
  • Initial sales charge5.00%
  • Annual management fees1.50%
  • Minimum initial investmentUSD1,000
  • Minimum subsequent investmentUSD100
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Fund managers

  • Kenneth Tan
    Portfolio Manager
    Kenneth Tan

    Kenneth Tan joined Eastspring Investments (Singapore) Limited, the Asian asset management business of Prudential plc, as Investment Director, in August 2015.

    Kenneth is the Investment Director for Eastspring Investments Quantitative Investment Strategies and he is a portfolio manager for Eastspring’s Quantitative Equity Funds. He also participates in designing, implementing and managing other systematic equity funds and undertakes research and development of systematic alpha and smart beta investment strategies.

    Prior to joining Eastspring Investments, Kenneth was the Head of Asia Quantitative Research with UBS Investment Bank, Hong Kong, responsible for research and advice on various aspects of the investment process including country and sector effects, fundamental and macroeconomic factor efficacy, systematic investment models, portfolio construction and risk management. He led his team to second place for quantitative analysis in Asiamoney investor poll, and has individually ranked among the top five quantitative analysts in Asia by Asiamoney. Prior to that, Kenneth was a quantitative strategist with Morgan Stanley, London, and an investment officer at GIC.

    Kenneth holds a Master degree in Mathematics & Finance from the Imperial College London and a Bachelor Degree (Hons) in Actuarial Science from University of London.

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