Quick Stats

Bid Price - Offer Price -
Mid Price GBX 403.70 Day Change GBX -4.30 (-1.05%)
Price Date 16 Oct 2013 Crown Rating 4
Shares Class Inc. Yield 1.10 %
Total Expense Ratio 1.26 Fund Size 128,447,500.00
Launch Date 30/06/1998 Standard Initial Charge (%) 0.00
Currency GBX ISA Eligible No
Annual Management Charge (%) 1.00 Sector IMA UK Equity Income
Min Investment (£) 500,000.00 Total Expense Ratio (%) 1.26
ISIN GB0002849239 Min TopUp (£) 100,000.00

Fund Objective

The objective of the Fund is to achieve long-term capital growth predominantly through investment in Far East ex Japan companies.

Fund Managers

Henry Chan
Henry is responsible for Asian investment policy with specialist research responsibilities on Greater China markets. He became the Head of the Asian Investment Team in 2006. Henry joined Baring Asset Management in 2004 and assumed the lead role in driving our Asian institutional mandates and flagship retail products, namely, Baring Asia Growth and Baring Eastern Trust. At the specialist level, Henry is co-manager of the Baring China Absolute Return Fund and Baring Korea Trust. Henry has extensive experience in the management of both Asian regional and specialist mandates. Prior to joining Baring Asset Management he worked at INVESCO (formerly LGT) where he handled a number of Pacific Basin (including Japan) and Asia ex Japan portfolios. His specialist experience covered a number of markets including Taiwan, Hong Kong, China, Korea and Japan. He was also the lead fund manager of INVESCO Asia NET Fund, INVESCO GT Taiwan Fund and a number of Greater China portfolios. Henry received his Bachelor Degree from the London School of Economics and Political Science in 1992. He was awarded the CPA designation in 1994 and became a CFA in 1997. Henry speaks fluent English, Cantonese and Mandarin.