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East Capital Emerging Asia A EUR Cap

Ranked 18 out of 63 in - Emerging Markets Asia over 12 months
All calculations are in USD unless stated

Managed by

Peter Elam Håkansson

Peter Elam Håkansson graduated from the Stockholm School of Economics and studied at EDHEC, France. He is currently head of the investment team at East Capital. Before he joined East Capital, Peter held a series of senior positions, such as head of equities and global head of research at Enskilda Securities in various locations including London, Paris and Stockholm.


The Sub-Fund will invest at least 75% of its assets in equity or equity-related securities (such as, but not limited to, ADRs and GDRs) of companies domiciled in Asia or that exercise a significant part of their economic activity there. Asia includes, but is not limited to, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Brunei, Cambodia, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Nepal,Pakistan, the People’s Republic of China, the Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand, Timor- Leste and Vietnam but excludes Japan, Australia and New Zealand.

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Emerging Markets Asia over : 31/12/2016 - 31/12/2017

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 31/12/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 42.9% 11.8% 9.7% 7.3% 8.6%
2016 2.4% -0.5% 2.2% 9.6% -8.1%
2015 -5.6% 5.3% -0.3% -15.6% 6.5%
2014 0.0% -2.2% 2.7% -1.7% 1.3%
2013 7.0% -0.8% -5.2% 12.5% 1.0%
2012 16.8% 10.7% -6.9% 5.3% 7.7%
2011 -17.4% 1.5% -2.7% -24.3% 10.6%
2010 6.2% 2.6% -8.8% 12.0% 1.5%
2009 87.7% 9.0% 33.7% 15.5% 11.5%
2008 -50.5% -15.4% 0.6% -29.8% -17.2%
2007 51.2% 1.3% 21.1% 29.6% -4.8%
2006 47.5% 17.9% -1.8% 3.2% 23.4%
2005 7.2% 3.5%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Austria
  2. Denmark
  3. Estonia
  4. Finland
  5. France
  6. Germany
  7. Italy
  8. Latvia
  9. Luxembourg
  10. Netherlands
  11. Norway
  12. Sweden
  13. Switzerland

Fund Info

  • Launch date09/05/2005
  • Share Class size18Mn
  • Base currencyEUR
  • ISIN LU0212839673

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment20
  • Min. regular additional investment0


  • Annual management1.70%

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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).