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Tiburon Taiko B USD Hedged

Ranked 41 out of 285 in - Japan over 12 months
All calculations are in USD unless stated

Managed by

Rupert Kimber

Rupert Kimber has over 30 years of experience in financial industry. Based in London, he is a partner and fund manager at Tiburon Partners LLP and has run the Japanese all-cap Tiburon Taiko Fund since its launch in 2009. Kimber previously worked at Belvedere Investment Partners, Polar Capital, KBC Financial Products and Cazenove. He studied politics at the University of York.


The Fund’s investment objective is to achieve long-term capital growth. The Fund will pursue its investment objective by investing primarily in listed equities of companies in Japan. It is expected that the Fund will typically hold between 20 and 30 different positions at any given time.

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Japan over : 31/12/2016 - 31/12/2017
  • Rank 41/285 Total Return
  • Rank 117/285 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 100/285 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Currency Return
39 Baillie Gifford Worldwide Japanese JPY B Acc JPY


40 Polar Capital Japan USD JPY


41 Tiburon Taiko B USD Hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged



42 Nissay Japan JPX-Nikkei 400 Active G Dis JPY


43 Edmond de Rothschild Japan C JPY


Fund Name Currency Risk
115 Amundi Fds Equity Japan Value - AJ (C) JPY


116 Hennessy Japan Fund;Institutional JPY


117 Tiburon Taiko B USD Hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged



117 Jupiter JGF Japan Select L USD Acc JPY


117 ASPOMA Japan Opportunities Fund S JPY


117 Fidelity Nikko Glo Sel-Japan Gro Advantage A JPY


Fund Name Currency Loss
98 Japon Accionario A JPY


99 DSBI Japan Equity Fundamental Active I JPY JPY




100 Tiburon Taiko B USD Hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged



100 CAP Japan Equity Fund -JPY-A- JPY


Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 31/12/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 30.2% 1.7% 5.4% 7.8% 12.6%
2016 -3.5% -12.0% -11.5% 9.0% 13.8%
2015 14.8% 7.6% 7.6% -10.5% 10.7%
2014 4.6% -7.2% 4.7% 3.3% 4.1%
2013 52.0% 22.7% 4.9% 5.4% 12.0%
2012 14.2% 15.5% -9.0% 0.2% 8.5%
2011 -10.4% -4.7% 2.2% -5.3% -2.9%
2010 6.2% 11.1% -7.0% -5.0% 8.2%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Ireland
  2. Italy
  3. Netherlands
  4. Sweden
  5. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date26/10/2009
  • Base currencyUSD
  • ISIN IE00B4V38347
  • Currency exposure is hedged

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment15,000
  • Min. regular additional investment0


  • Annual management1.50%
  • Initial investment1.5

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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).