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M&G Japan Smaller Companies

Ranked 13 out of 15 in - Japanese Small & Medium Companies over 12 months
All calculations are in EUR unless stated

Managed by

Johan du Preez

Johan du Preez graduated from Johannesburg University with a BA in economic sciences. He later attended Cape Town University where he graduated with a Masters degree in economics. Johan started his career as an actuarial consultant and joined Prudential Portfolio Managers in South Africa in 1998 as a fund manager. In 2006 he moved to Prudential Asset Management in Hong Kong where he currently manages the Pru Japanese Trust. Johan is a CFA Charterholder and is a member of the Institute of Actuaries and a member of the Association for Investment Management and Research.

Objective

The Fund invests wholly or predominantly in securities of smaller Japanese companies, the universe for which is the bottom third in terms of total market capitalisation of all publicly listed equity in Japan. When not wholly invested as above, the Fund may also invest in medium sized and larger companies in order to enhance its liquidity. Its sole objective is long term capital growth.

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Performance

Japanese Small & Medium Companies over : 30/06/2017 - 30/06/2018

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 30/06/2018 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2018 -4.7% 1.7%
2017 15.2% 7.8% -2.8% 4.4% 5.4%
2016 21.4% -7.3% 6.5% 11.2% 10.7%
2015 24.0% 25.3% 0.5% -10.0% 9.4%
2014 18.7% -0.6% 10.2% 9.4% -1.0%
2013 29.9% 20.4% 0.2% 7.8% -0.1%
2012 17.3% 15.5% 2.2% -3.4% 2.9%
2011 -7.1% -11.6% 0.2% 9.1% -3.9%
2010 38.2% 22.3% 5.8% -12.1% 21.5%
2009 25.7% -4.1% 29.9% 8.9% -7.3%
2008 -22.6% -14.6% -0.4% -6.6% -2.6%
2007 -27.8% -2.4% -10.4% -10.5% -7.8%
2006 -32.1% -5.8% -18.2% -5.4% -6.8%
2005 53.9% 14.9% 4.2% 7.0% 20.1%
2004 35.8% 37.9% 9.4% -8.9% -1.2%
2003 29.3% -4.7% 10.5% 23.3% -0.5%
2002 -14.5%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Austria
  2. Belgium
  3. Denmark
  4. Finland
  5. France
  6. Germany
  7. Ireland
  8. Italy
  9. Luxembourg
  10. Netherlands
  11. Norway
  12. Portugal
  13. Spain
  14. Sweden
  15. Switzerland

Fund Info

  • Launch date31/05/1984
  • Share Class size28Mn
  • Base currencyEUR
  • ISIN GB0030939226

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment500,000
  • Min. regular additional investment50,000

Charges

  • Annual management0.75%
  • Initial investment0.75%

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