Baring Korea Trust I Acc USD

Quick Stats

Bid Price USD 4.00 Offer Price USD 4.04
Mid Price - Day Change USD -0.06 (-0.98%)
Price Date 21 Oct 2016 Crown Rating 5
Shares Class Inc. Yield 0.00 %
Total Expense Ratio 0.00 Fund Size 153,300,000.00
Launch Date 03/11/1992 Standard Initial Charge (%) 0.00
Currency USD ISA Eligible No
Annual Management Charge (%) 0.00 Sector IMA UK Equity Income
Min Investment (£) 0.00 Total Expense Ratio (%) 0.00
ISIN GB00BX9BP762 Min TopUp (£) 0.00

Fund Objective

The investment objective of the Trust is to achieve capital growth by investing directly or indirectly in securities of Korean companies or other entities or subsidiaries of Korean companies and securities listed or traded on the Korean securities markets.

Fund Managers

Hyung Jin Lee
Jin has research and stock selection responsibilities for Korea. He is the lead manager of the Baring Korea Trust and actively involved in managing a number of Asian regional portfolios. He is also a member of the Industrials Global Sector Team. Jin joined Baring Asset Management as an Investment Manager in 2004 from Rhee Capital, a Korean hedge fund company, where he was involved with the management of a long/short hedge fund focusing on Korean equities. Previously he was Head of the Large Cap and Financial Teams at Samsung Securities. Jin’s experience also includes Analyst roles at Salomon Smith Barney, UBS Securities and Credit Lyonnais. Jin holds a B.A. in Philosophy from the University of California, Berkeley (US). He is fluent in English and Korean.