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Comgest Growth Asia ex Japan US Dollar

Ranked 3 out of 118 in - Asia Pacific Excluding Japan over 12 months
All calculations are in EUR

Managed by

Chakara Sisowath

Chakara Sisowath graduated from the EDHEC Business School in Lille, France, holds an MBA from the University of Chicago, and is a CFA charterholder. He started managing funds in 1987 at Européenne de Banque, and he gained investment experience in three separate fund management houses before joining Comgest: Fidelity Management & Research Company, Natwest Securities Asia, and Crédit Lyonnais International Asset Management in Tokyo, where he was head of research. At Comgest, Chakara currently manages three Asian funds, focusing on quality growth companies at a reasonable price, with an ‘unconstrained’ investment approach.

David Raper


The investment objective of the Asia ex Japan Fund is to achieve long-term capital growth by creating a professionally managed portfolio consisting of what, in the opinion of the Investment Manager, are high quality long-term growth companies based or operating in Asia excluding Japan but including the Indian sub-continent. The Fund will invest at least two thirds of its assets in shares or equity linked securities including preferred stock, convertible bonds and debentures which are convertible into equity securities issued by companies having their headquarters or carrying out their predominant activities in Asia excluding Japan which are listed or traded on Asian or world stock-markets all of which will be Regulated Markets.


Asia Pacific Excluding Japan over : 30/09/2013 - 30/09/2014

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 30/09/2014 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2014 22.5% 0.7% 10.3% 10.3%
2013 3.3% 0.7% -6.4% 4.1% 5.3%
2012 8.2% 9.4% -5.3% 8.8% -4.0%
2011 -18.6% -8.3% -2.3% -11.0% 2.2%
2010 29.6% 7.0% 3.9% 5.8% 10.3%
2009 42.3% 1.9% 19.8% 12.7% 3.5%
2008 -46.3% -19.4% -9.3% -10.9% -17.6%
2007 21.3% 2.9% 6.6% 9.3% 1.2%
2006 16.1% 4.3% 11.3%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Austria
  2. Belgium
  3. France
  4. Germany
  5. Ireland
  6. Luxembourg
  7. Netherlands
  8. Sweden
  9. Switzerland
  10. United Kingdom

Related News

Panda’s Raper sees star fund merged away

Comgest has merged David Raper and Chakara Sisowath’s Panda fund into their Growth Asia ex Japan fund.

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