AXA Rosenberg All Country Asia Pacific Ex-Japan Equity Alpha Fund

ISIN IE00B03Z0P68

Last NAV 24.2700 USD as of 16/09/19

Overview

Investment objectives

The aim of the Sub-Fund is to provide long-term capital growth above that of the MSCI AC Asia Pacific Ex-Japan Index on a rolling three year basis.The MSCI AC Asia Pacific Ex-Japan Index is designed to measure the performance of shares of companies listed on the main stock exchanges of developed and emerging market countries in the Asia Pacific region (excluding Japan). The index's composition is available on www.msci.com.

Risk

Synthetic Risk & Reward Information scale

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The risk category is calculated using historical performance data and may not be a reliable indicator of the Sub-Fund's future risk profile. The risk category shown is not guaranteed and may shift over time. The lowest category does not mean risk free.

Why is this Fund in this category?

The capital of the Sub-Fund is not guaranteed. The Sub-Fund is invested in financial markets and uses techniques and instruments which are subject to some levels of variation, which may result in gains or losses.

Additional risks

Counterparty Risk: failure by any counterparty to a transaction (e.g. derivatives) with the Sub-Fund to meet its obligations may adversely affect the value of the fund. The Sub-Fund may receive assets from the counterparty to protect against any such adverse effect but there is a risk that the value of such assets at the time of the failure would be insufficient to cover the loss to the Sub-Fund. Stock Lending: the Sub-Fund may enter into securities lending agreements and as a result be subject to increased counterparty risk. Should the counterparty fail financially, the securities received will be called upon. However in the event of significant market volatility at the time of default the value of those securities received could fall below the value of the lent securities. In this instance the manager would not have sufficient cash to purchase the equivalent value of securities lent out which could result in a significant negative impact on the Sub-Fund's value. Risk linked to Method and Model: attention is drawn to the fact that the Sub-Fund's strategy is based on the utilisation of a proprietary share selection model. The effectiveness of the model is not guaranteed and the utilisation of the model may not result in the investment objective being met. Operational Risk: the Sub-Fund is subject to the risk of loss resulting from inadequate or failed internal processes, people or systems or those of third parties such as those responsible for the custody of the Sub-Fund's assets.

Investment horizon

This Fund may not be suitable for investors who plan to withdraw their contribution within 5 years.

Fund manager comment : 31/08/19

Equities in Asia Pacific (excluding Japan) fell by 5.8% in US dollar terms over August, as measured by MSCI Pacific ex-Japan Index. The sharp escalation in US China trade tensions at the beginning of the month and fears of a global recession weighed on sentiment. In China, markets plunged after US President Donald Trump announced the imposition of additional tariffs on Chinese imports, and the renminbi fell to an 11-year low at one point. Economic news for July was also downbeat, with industrial output growth slowing to a 17-year low and retail sales rising by less than expected. Hong Kong stocks also performed badly, as continuing political protests damaged investor sentiment. Australian bourses’ strong run was halted in August, with the S&P/ASX 200 Index falling from record highs in the previous month, due in part to global recession fears and deteriorating trade relations.

Performance

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Risk table

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Price table

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NAV

First NAV date 28/02/05

Administration

Distribution country

Distribution countries
Denmark
Finland
France
Ireland
Italy
Luxembourg
Netherlands
Norway
Spain
Sweden
United Kingdom

Fees

Ongoing Charges 1.09%

Fund facts

Currency USD
Start date 04/01/05
Asset class ROSENBERG EQUITIES
RI fund False
Legal authority Central Bank of Ireland

Portfolio management

Fund Manager Anubhuti GUPTA
Investment team MT Rosenberg Asia Equity

Structure

Investment area Asia Pacific ex-Japan
Legal form Unit Trust

Subscription and redemption

The subscription, conversion or redemption orders must be received by the Registrar and Transfer Agent, no later than 1 p.m. Irish time one business day before the relevant Dealing (business) Day. Orders will be processed at the Net Asset Value calculated for that Dealing Day.Please note that there may be additional processing time if your order is placed via intermediaries such as platforms, financial advisors or distributors.The Net Asset Value of this Sub-Fund is calculated on a daily basis. Minimum initial investment: USD 100,000 Minimum subsequent investment: USD 5,000

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