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F&C Pacific Growth

Ranked 144 out of 192 in - Asia Pacific Excluding Japan over 12 months
All calculations are in GBP unless stated

Managed by

Damian Bird

Damian Bird joined LGM in 2015 as an Asian equity Portfolio Manager and became Co-Portfolio Manager for the group's Global Emerging Markets mandates in July 2016. Damian spent more than five years at Arisaig Partners, including two years in Singapore where he focused on Asian and Eastern European consumer equities. In January 2011 he relocated to Cape Town where he spent three and a half years as a key decision maker in the asset allocation process for the US$1 billion Arisaig Africa Consumer Fund. Prior to LGM, Damian was a Portfolio Manager at Infusive Asset Management, where he launched and managed the Infusive Consumer Alpha Global Leaders Fund, a long-only equity fund that invests globally in the consumer sector. Damian holds a BA Honours in Economics and History from Oxford University and is a CFA Charterholder.

Christopher Darling

Christopher Darling is a portfolio manager at LGM Investments. He joined LGM in 2006 as director of Asian Research, and relocated to LGM's London office in late 2015. Christopher worked as a member of the Asian equities team at Capel Cure Myers in London, before joining Guardian Royal Exchange in 1991. He spent eight years at Lombard Odier from 1995, where he managed Japanese portfolios for institutional clients, as well as other Asia Pacific components. Immediately prior to joining LGM Investments in Hong Kong in 2006, Christopher worked in Hong Kong with the investment banking boutique, Fox-Pitt, Kelton Ltd, specialising in Asian and Japanese financials. Christopher graduated from University College London and then earned an MSc in economic history from the London School of Economics.

Anders Heegaard

Objective

The fund aims to achieve capital growth through investment in companies based or trading in Asian and Pacific markets excluding Japan. We place particular emphasis on less well-developed markets in the region when open to outside investors. The fund will invest mainly in equities.

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Performance

Asia Pacific Excluding Japan over : 30/11/2016 - 30/11/2017

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 29/09/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 12.6% 1.6% -0.4%
2016 28.6% 3.1% 9.5% 13.9% 0.1%
2015 -1.2% 12.3% -7.7% -12.4% 8.9%
2014 12.9% 1.6% 2.6% 3.0% 5.2%
2013 -3.4% 7.7% -7.8% -1.8% -1.0%
2012 14.7% 10.4% -5.0% 4.3% 4.9%
2011 -23.1% -4.1% 0.8% -22.7% 2.9%
2010 14.6% 6.7% -8.2% 8.4% 7.9%
2009 42.9% 1.1% 14.3% 17.9% 4.9%
2008 -39.7% -16.0% -7.5% -20.0% -3.1%
2007 51.4% 7.2% 16.5% 15.4% 5.0%
2006 17.6% 9.2% -6.4% 3.7% 10.9%
2005 35.4% 5.3% 9.2% 10.3% 6.8%
2004 11.2% 4.2% -8.6% 9.3% 6.9%
2003 30.7% -2.7% 11.3% 13.9% 5.9%
2002 -15.7% 11.8% -11.4% -15.9% 1.3%
2001 -3.2% -3.6% -0.2% -24.1% 32.7%
2000 -28.2% 2.6% -3.8% -13.6% -15.7%
1999 59.1% 2.8% 37.1% -11.2% 27.2%
1998 -11.5% 1.4% -25.3% -8.6% 27.7%
1997 -39.9% 2.4% 3.5% -14.9% -33.3%
1996 5.7% 10.0% -0.1% -2.0% -1.9%
1995 4.5%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Asset Allocation

Breakdown

30/06/2017

Top 10 Holdings

Stock Size
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd ORD 4.52
Hon Hai Precision Industry Co Ltd ORD 3.62
CSL Ltd ORD 3.09
Samsung Electronics Co Ltd ORD 3.02
Tencent Holdings Ltd ORD 2.98
Telstra Corporation Ltd ORD 2.83
Westpac Banking Corp ORD 2.54
ITC Ltd ORD 2.50
BOC Hong Kong Holdings Ltd ORD 2.39
Alibaba Group Holding Ltd DR 2.16
30/06/2017

Registered For Sale In

  1. Chile
  2. Ireland
  3. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date23/10/1981
  • Share Class size30Mn
  • Base currencyGBP
  • ISIN GB0033143115

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment100,000
  • Min. regular additional investment5,000

Charges

  • Annual management1.50%
  • Initial investment5

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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).