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Guinness Asian Equity Income Fund class X GBP Acc

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Fund Provider Guinness Asset Management Limited
Fund Summary The fund aims to increase the value of the amount you invest over a period of years. To do this the fund invests in the shares of a range of companies doing business in Asia. The fund will normally invest in at least four different countries. The choice of investments is at the discretion of the Investment Manager, Guinness Asset Management Ltd. Any income the fund receives will be reinvested to grow the value of your investment. You may sell your investment on any working day in Ireland. Recommendation: this fund may not be appropriate for investors who plan to withdraw their money within five years.
Fund code GUAEA
Managers Mark Hammonds, Edmund Harriss
Manager Tenure 7 years
Morningstar Category Asia-Pacific ex-Japan Equity Income
IMA Sector Asia Pacific Excluding Japan
Fund Size £129 million
Fund Type OEIC
Management Style Active
Ongoing Charge Figure (OCF) 1.24%
Cavendish ongoing charge 0.05%
FundsNetwork Service Fee 0.20%
Minimum Initial Investment £25
Minimum Top Up £25
Minimum Monthly Investment £25
Sell Price £18.0681
Buy Price £18.0681
Price Change +0.6339%
Price Date 11th August 2020
Yield 4.00%
Dividend Frequency Semi-Annually
ISA Eligible Yes
SIPP Eligible Yes
Inception Date 6th February 2017
Fund Status OPEN
Mark joined Guinness Asset Management in 2012 and is co-manager of the Guinness Asian Equity Income Fund. Prior to joining Guinness, Mark worked at Ernst & Young, where he qualified as a Chartered Accountant. Mark graduated from Corpus Christi College, University of Cambridge, in 2007 with a First Class degree in Management Studies. He is a CFA Charterholder.

3-year Mean Monthly Return: 0.075%

Annual Returns 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014
Fund Performance -6.80% +5.03% +4.70% +25.78% +8.22% +22.29%
Benchmark Performance
(Asia-Pacific ex-Japan Equity Income)
-5.54% +7.24% +3.66% +22.02% +8.45%
Time Period Cumulative Benchmark Performance
(Asia-Pacific ex-Japan Equity Income)
Fund Compared to Benchmark
1 day 0.63% -4.47% +5.11%
1 week 1.42% +0.90% +0.53%
1 month -0.05% +8.97% -9.02%
3 months 3.88% -4.78% +8.66%
6 months -5.92% -4.14% -1.78%
1 year -5.02% +1.42% -6.44%
3 years 0.30% +8.57% -8.27%
5 years 8.48% +7.50% +0.98%
10 years Currently unavailable Currently unavailable Currently unavailable
YTD -7.32% +1.60% -8.92%
Since inception 9.36% Currently unavailable Currently unavailable

Top 10 shares for this fund

Share Name Country Value
Novatek Microelectronics Corp TWN 3.56%
Tech Mahindra Ltd IND 3.48%
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd TWN 3.46%
Elite Material Co Ltd TWN 3.46%
Zhejiang Supor Co Ltd CHN 3.39%
NetEase Inc ADR CHN 3.18%
Ascendas Real Estate Investment Trust SGP 3.17%
JB Hi Fi Ltd AUS 3.10%
Qualcomm Inc USA 3.05%
Hanon Systems KOR 2.98%

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