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GAM Star China Equity

Ranked 13 out of 19 in - China over 12 months
All calculations are in GBP

Managed by

Michael Lai

Michael Lai graduated from the London School of Economics with an MSc in econometrics. He joined GAM in 1998 and is the investment director and is responsible for Asian and pacific funds. Prior to joining GAM he was senior vice president at Trust Company responsible for Asian portfolios and before this he was an investment manager at BZW investment management. Michael is a CFA Charterholder.

Objective

The investment objective of the fund is to achieve capital appreciation through investment primarily in quoted equity and equity related securities (including but not limited to warrants) listed on or dealt in any Recognised Market and which are issued by companies with principal offices or significant business activities in the People's Republic of China and Hong Kong. It will be the policy of the Fund to invest primarily in equity and equity related securities of these issuers.

Performance

China over : 30/11/2013 - 30/11/2014

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 30/09/2014 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2014 -4.4% 0.0% -0.6%
2013 24.2% 9.5% -3.9% 8.6% 8.6%
2012 12.1% 6.8% -6.0% 0.4% 11.3%
2011 -22.3% -3.8% -1.3% -25.1% 9.3%
2010 1.8%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Austria
  2. Belgium
  3. Chile
  4. Finland
  5. France
  6. Germany
  7. Hong Kong
  8. Ireland
  9. Italy
  10. Luxembourg
  11. Macau
  12. Netherlands
  13. Norway
  14. Singapore
  15. Spain
  16. Sweden
  17. Switzerland
  18. Taiwan
  19. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date03/09/2010
  • Base currencyGBP
  • ISIN IE00B1W3WM96

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment6,000
  • Min. additional investment3,000

Charges

  • Annual management1.5%

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