Quick Stats

Bid Price - Offer Price -
Mid Price GBX 256.19 Day Change GBX +0.89 (0.35%)
Price Date 17 Jan 2018 Crown Rating 1
Shares Class Inc. Yield 0.00 %
Total Expense Ratio 1.58 Fund Size 598,606,699.66
Launch Date 14/05/2009 Standard Initial Charge (%) 5.00
Currency GBX ISA Eligible Yes
Annual Management Charge (%) 1.50 Sector IMA UK Equity Income
Min Investment (£) 1,000.00 Total Expense Ratio (%) 1.58
ISIN GB00B3SGKR77 Min TopUp (£) 0.00

Fund Objective

The investment objective of LF Ruffer Japanese Fund is to provide capital growth by investing in a portfolio of predominantly Japanese equities, though Japanese fixed income securities and fixed income securities and equities from other geographical areas may be utilised if the Investment Manager believes they will assist in meeting the overall objective of the sub fund. The fund may also invest in collective investment schemes, cash, money market instruments, other transferable securities and derivatives and forward transactions and other investments to the extent that each is permitted by the regulations. There will be no particular emphasis on any industrial or economic sector

Fund Managers

Kentaro Nishida
After obtaining a BEcon in Japan and studying Russian in Moscow he worked as an interpreter in both Russia and the UK. He moved into equity sales in 1988 for James Capel & Company Limited and then SG Warburg Securities in 1989. He joined Ruffer in 2008 to concentrate on Japanese equities and manages the CF Ruffer Japanese Fund.