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First State Asian Growth I Accumulation USD

Ranked 16 out of 98 in - Asia Pacific Excluding Japan over 12 months
All calculations are in EUR

Managed by

Alistair Thompson

Alistair Thompson is currently a senior portfolio manager at First State and joined the Asia Pacific (ex-Japan)/global emerging markets team back in 2003. Prior to this he worked for Edinburgh Fund Managers where he worked for nine years and was head of Asia Pacific ex Japan. Before this he worked for CIM Fund Managers from 1989 to 1993, managing their money markets funds and later started managing Asian funds. Alistair has over 14 years' experience in the investment management industry and holds a Diploma in Fund Management from the Securities Institute in London.

Objective

The Fund aims to grow your investment. The Fund mainly invests in shares of companies based in or having significant operations in the Asia Pacific region (excluding Japan).

Performance

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 22.4% 1.3% 8.6% 11.3%
2013 -8.2% 2.4% -7.3% -1.1% -2.2%
2012 21.4% 7.8% -0.1% 13.0% -0.3%
2011 -7.3% -6.8% 0.4% -6.2% 5.6%
2010 36.3% 6.9% 11.0% 6.9% 7.4%
2009 45.0% 3.3% 19.9% 11.4% 5.2%
2008 -39.3% -15.7% -5.7% -8.0% -17.0%
2007 28.2% 3.0% 12.0% 7.9% 3.1%
2006 17.8% 5.5% -6.9% 7.7% 11.4%
2005 36.6% 5.5% 12.5% 7.9% 6.7%
2004 7.6% 11.9% -8.5% 2.5% 2.6%
2003 20.6% -12.0% 11.9% 16.1% 5.4%
2002 -27.9% 9.2% -16.4% -15.3% -6.8%
2001 4.6% 1.4% 9.2% -28.8% 32.7%
2000 -29.7% 10.9% -14.8% -7.2% -19.9%
1999 110.2% 9.1% 48.7% -13.2% 49.4%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Hong Kong
  2. Ireland
  3. Macau
  4. Singapore
  5. Taiwan
  6. United Kingdom

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