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Trusts, funds & trackers battle it out in AJ Bell awards

Investors on AJ Bell platform pick their favourite funds across 15 sectors. We run through the results.

 
 

Asian equity

Investors are sticking with the Stewart Investors Asia Pacific Leaders fund, which has among the best returns of returns in the sector over 10 years, despite lagging rivals more recently.

The fund has fallen towards the bottom of the sector over the last year, sparkling discussion on our Forums. Managers David Gait and Sashi Reddy took over from Richard Jones and legendary Asian investor Angus Tulloch in 2015 and 2016 respectively. Over five years the fund has delivered annualised returns of 12.2%.

Asian equity    
Fund Manager Citywire rating
Baillie Gifford Developed Asia Iain Campbell  
BlackRock Asia Special Situations Andrew Swan AA
Fidelity Asian Values (FAS) Nitin Bajaj AA
Invesco Perpetual Asian William Lam  
Jupiter Asian Income Jason Pidcock  
Stewart Investors Asia Pacific Leaders David Gait and Sashi Reddy  +, A

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3 comments so far. Why not have your say?

Denis mahoney

Oct 05, 2017 at 19:12

where are the trackers?

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Mansukh Shah

Oct 07, 2017 at 14:08

Can somone recommend an investment trust investing in the Far East with a relatively low risk and a good fund manager

Thank you

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mark sp

Oct 07, 2017 at 21:50

SDP Is a cracking trust and has Dobbs as the manager. SDP is a lower income better growth version of SOI which is also a Dobbs led vehicle

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