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St James's Place Far East

Ranked 170 out of 206 in - Asia Pacific Including Japan over 1 months
All calculations are in USD

Managed by

Hugh Young

Asia expert Hugh Young has more than 20 years' experience in fund management and he aims to identify undervalued investment opportunities through detailed company analysis. Born in 1958, Young joined Aberdeen in 1985 after stints at MGM Assurance and Fidelity. In 1992, he set up the group's Asia-Pacific headquarters in Singapore, where he plays a key role in the investment team led by Peter Hames. He was subsequently promoted to head of emerging markets and now oversees the Asian, European, Middle Eastern, African and Latin American markets. Young, a Politics graduate from Exeter University, runs a wide range of funds for Aberdeen, including unit trusts, investment trusts and offshore portfolios.

Objective

Aims to provide capital appreciation over the medium to long term through investment across the Far East region, including Japan.

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Performance

Asia Pacific Including Japan over : 30/04/2015 - 31/05/2015

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 31/03/2015 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2015 5.6%
2014 1.9% 0.8% 4.8% -0.6% -3.0%
2013 -1.0% 2.2% -5.4% 2.6% -0.3%
2012 21.5% 13.8% -4.1% 5.1% 6.0%
2011 -12.8% -3.3% 2.7% -13.4% 1.5%
2010 25.3% 4.3% -4.6% 15.1% 9.4%
2009 54.6% -6.0% 32.9% 17.7% 5.1%
2008 -43.0% -9.9% -2.3% -20.8% -18.3%
2007 17.4% 0.7% 8.9% 6.5% 0.5%
2006 22.0% 7.4% -2.9% 6.3% 10.1%
2005 23.1% 0.9% 1.6% 13.5% 5.8%
2004 19.6% 7.6% -4.4% 4.3% 11.5%
2003 47.7% -5.7% 17.4% 14.1% 16.9%
2002 1.6% 11.5% 0.1% -10.0% 1.2%
2001 -12.5% -6.5% 3.9% -20.2% 12.9%
2000 -29.8% -0.1% -7.6% -11.9% -13.7%
1999 83.5% 5.9% 23.8% 12.2% 24.8%
1998 -1.3% 8.2% -20.9% -8.3% 25.7%
1997 -35.7% -4.2% 8.2% -16.2% -26.0%
1996 9.9% 6.2% 0.7% -1.2% 4.0%
1995 3.6%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Asset Allocation

Breakdown

31/03/2015

Top 10 Holdings

Stock Size
Aberdeen Global - Indian Equity D2 GBP 4.50
AIA Group Ltd ORD 3.86
Samsung Electronics Co Ltd PFD 3.82
Jardine Strategic Holdings Ltd ORD 3.80
Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation Ltd ORD 3.72
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd ORD 3.42
Fanuc Corp ORD 3.38
Shin-Etsu Chemical Co Ltd ORD 2.97
Seven & i Holdings Co Ltd ORD 2.85
Standard Chartered PLC ORD 2.78
31/03/2015

Registered For Sale In

  1. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date02/01/1992
  • Share Class size471Mn
  • Base currencyGBP
  • ISIN GB0007667669

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment1,500
  • Min. additional investment50

Charges

  • Annual management1.5%
  • Initial investment5

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