Based in Hong Kong, John Bugg is a portfolio manager at Macquarie Funds Group. Bugg co-manages the Macquarie Asia New Stars alongside Samuel Le Cornu with an active, fundamental style. Bugg was educated in Adelaide and received a degree in Engineering, as well as an MBA in Business Administration.
Samuel Le Cornu is a divisional director and co-founder of the Asia Fundamental Team at Macquarie Funds Group and is currently based in the firm’s Hong Kong office. Le Cornu joined Macquarie in 2008 and is a senior portfolio manager of the Asian Listed Equities funds, responsible for overseeing the Asian Fundamental analyst team and focusing on all sectors in Korea, Hong Kong, China, Thailand and Indonesia. Le Cornu joined from Paradice Investments where he had been a Portfolio Manager for the A$2.5bn Paradice Investment Small Cap Fund since 2005. Prior to this, Le Cornu was an analyst, portfolio manager and partner at MMC Asset Management for five years from 2000. At MMC, he specialised in the industrials, consumer, financials and health care sectors. Le Cornu holds a Bachelor of International Business, a Bachelor of Commerce, a Graduate Diploma in Applied Finance and Investments and is an Affiliate with the Securities Institute of Australia.
The Sub-Fund aims to provide Shareholders of each Class of Shares with a return which captures the potential growth of small to mid market capitalisation securities with exposure to one or more countries in Asia (ex-Japan).
Rank 1/9 Total Return
Rank 7/9 Standard Deviation
Rank 2/9 Max Drawdown
|1||Macquarie Asia New Stars B GBP||
|2||JOHCM Asia ex Japan Small & Mid Cap B GBP||
|3||Fidelity Funds - Asian Smaller Companies Y-ACC-GBP||
|4||Schroder Small Cap Discovery A Acc||
|5||HSBC GIF Asia Ex Japan Equity Smaller Cos AC GBP||
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Returns Vs Risk
- United Kingdom
- Launch date27/11/2013
- Share Class size82Mn
- Base currencyGBP
- Min. initial investment100
- Min. additional investment0
- Initial investment0