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M&G Japan

Ranked 117 out of 291 in - Japan over 12 months
All calculations are in JPY 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 in a wide range of securities of Japanese issuers, covering most aspects of the economy. Its sole objective is long term capital growth. Income is not a consideration when investments are selected. The portfolio maintains diversification by typically holding between 30 and 50 stocks.

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Performance

Japan over : 31/12/2014 - 31/12/2015
  • Rank 117/291 Total Return
  • Rank 277/291 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 273/291 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Currency Risk
275 Deutsche Nomura Japan Growth JPY

24.2

276 All Japan JPY

24.3

277 M&G Japan A Acc JPY

24.4

278 BNP Paribas Actions Japon JPY

24.4

279 eQ Japani Indeksi B JPY

24.5

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 31/12/2015 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2015 9.8% 13.7% 5.7% -15.4% 7.9%
2014 12.0% -5.7% 5.3% 6.8% 5.6%
2013 59.1% 24.1% 10.3% 6.6% 9.0%
2012 21.4% 20.1% -10.6% -6.0% 20.3%
2011 -18.2% -5.8% 0.1% -9.8% -3.8%
2010 7.9% 14.2% -15.1% -2.8% 14.5%
2009 16.7% -5.7% 28.6% -2.1% -1.7%
2008 -39.6% -18.7% 8.2% -11.5% -22.5%
2007 -19.7% -2.0% 0.2% -11.7% -7.3%
2006 1.9% 6.2% -6.5% 1.0% 1.6%
2005 40.9% 1.3% -1.1% 20.6% 16.6%
2004 7.5% 11.5% -0.2% -6.0% 2.8%
2003 24.0% -6.9% 13.2% 13.6% 3.6%
2002 -18.4% 5.6% -5.6% -11.0% -8.0%
2001 -22.5% -1.5% 0.6% -24.1% 3.1%
2000 -31.4% -2.2% -6.9% -9.8% -16.5%
1999 64.7% 17.8% 14.0% 6.7% 14.9%
1998 -1.2% 11.8% -2.0% -13.8% 4.5%
1997 -28.0% -5.1% 12.7% -17.5% -18.4%
1996 -5.9% 1.4% 7.0% -6.0% -7.7%
1995 8.6%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Belgium
  2. France
  3. Germany
  4. Luxembourg
  5. Switzerland
  6. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date06/04/1971
  • Base currencyGBP
  • ISIN GB0030938475

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment500
  • Min. regular additional investment100

Charges

  • Annual management1.50%
  • Initial investment4

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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).