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ASI Asia Pacific Equity Class I - Income (GBP)

Sell:173.28p Buy:173.28p Change: 2.77p (1.57%)
Prices as at 30 November 2020
Sell:173.28p
Buy:173.28p
Change: 2.77p (1.57%)
You can buy or sell holdings in this fund through a Stocks and Shares ISA, Lifetime ISA, SIPP or Fund and Share Account
Prices as at 30 November 2020
Sell:173.28p
Buy:173.28p
Change: 2.77p (1.57%)
Prices as at 30 November 2020
You can buy or sell holdings in this fund through a Stocks and Shares ISA, Lifetime ISA, SIPP or Fund and Share Account
The selling price currently displayed is higher than the buying price. This can occur temporarily for a variety of reasons; shortly before the market opens, after the market closes or because of extraordinary price volatility during the trading day.
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Charges and Savings

Initial charges
Initial charge: 0.00%
Initial saving from HL: 0.00%
HL dealing charge: Free
Net initial charge: 0.00%
Annual charges
Performance fee: No  
Ongoing charge (OCF/TER): 1.18%
Ongoing saving from HL: 0.55% i
Net ongoing charge: 0.63%
There are other unit types of this fund available:
Inclusive - Class A - Accumulation (GBP) (Net ongoing charge 1.18%)
Class I - Accumulation (GBP) (Net ongoing charge 0.63%)
Inclusive - Class A - Income (GBP) (Net ongoing charge 1.18%)

In some cases the ongoing savings are provided by our loyalty bonus. Loyalty bonuses are tax-free in an ISA or SIPP. However, they may be subject to tax in a Fund & Share Account which would, in effect, reduce their value and increase the net ongoing charge.


Other Information

Unit type: Unbundled
Manager:
Asia Pacific Equity Team
Fund launch date: 1 April 1987
Sector: Asia Pacific Ex Japan
Fund size: £1,014 million
Number of holdings: 61
Fund type: OEIC
Accumulation/income: Income
Dealing frequency: Daily
Valuation point: 12:00
Trustee: Citibank
Minimum investment: £100.00
Charges deducted from: Income
Available in a regular savings plan: Yes
Minimum regular savings value: £25.00

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Performance

30/11/15 to 30/11/16 30/11/16 to 30/11/17 30/11/17 to 30/11/18 30/11/18 to 30/11/19 30/11/19 to 30/11/20
Annual return 25.21% 23.18% -4.81% 12.74% 21.10%

Please remember past performance is not a guide to future returns. Where no data is shown, figures are not available. This information is provided to help you choose your own investments, remember they can fall as well as rise in value so you may not get back the original amount invested.

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Our view on this fund

HL Research

Aberdeen is home to one of the most experienced teams investing in Asian companies. They've invested in the region for more than three decades. We think experience counts for a lot.

The team's also used the same investment philosophy over this time. They won't get it right every time, but it's...

Our latest article

In this newly enhanced fund update, Senior Investment Analyst Kate Marshall shares our analysis on the manager, process, culture, cost and performance of the ASI Asia Pacific Equity Fund.

Fund Objective

To generate growth over the long term (5 years or more) by investing in Asia Pacific, excluding Japan equities (company shares). Performance Target: To achieve the return of the MSCI AC Asia Pacific ex Japan Index plus 3% per annum over three years (before charges). The Performance Target is the level of performance that the management team hopes to achieve for the fund. There is however no certainty or promise that they will achieve the Performance Target. The ACD believes this is an appropriate target for the fund based on the investment policy of the fund and the constituents of the index.

Income Details

Historic yield : 0.83%
Income paid: Annually
Type of payment: Dividend
Ex-dividend date: 1 August 2021
Payment date: 31 October 20214

This data is provided by Funds Library. HL accepts no responsibility for its accuracy and you should independently check data before making any investment decision. All yields are variable and not guaranteed. Information correct as at 31 October 2020.

Security Weight
TENCENT HLDGS LTD 9.84%
TAIWAN SEMICONDUCTOR MANUFACTURING 8.56%
SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO 8.37%
Aberdeen Standard SICAV I China A Share Equity Class Z 7.99%
CSL 3.57%
PING AN INSURANCE(GR)CO OF CHINA 2.75%
AIA GROUP LTD 2.67%
HOUSING DEVELOPMENT FINANCE CORP 2.21%
BANK CENTRAL ASIA 2.13%
COCHLEAR 2.06%
Sector Weight
Technology Hardware & Equipment 19.64%
Software & Computer Services 16.02%
Banks 7.88%
Life Insurance 6.90%
Real Estate Investment & Services 5.38%
Travel & Leisure 4.17%
Pharmaceuticals & Biotechnology 4.12%
Beverages 3.21%
Medical Equipment & Services 3.14%
Construction & Materials 2.49%
Country Weight
Hong Kong 21.17%
China 18.91%
South Korea 10.67%
India 9.69%
Taiwan 8.56%
Australia 7.39%
Singapore 4.82%
Indonesia 3.38%
United Kingdom 2.34%
Cash and Equiv. 2.23%

Data policy - All information should be used for indicative purposes only. You should independently check data before making any investment decision. HL cannot guarantee that the data is accurate or complete, and accepts no responsibility for how it may be used. Prices provided by Morningstar, correct as at 30 November 2020. Data provided by Funds Library, correct as at 31 October 2020.

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You can buy or sell holdings in this fund through a Stocks and Shares ISA, Lifetime ISA, SIPP or Fund and Share Account

4 If you elect to receive the income from a Vantage ISA or Vantage Fund & Share Account, we will collect any dividends for you and then pay them directly into your bank account within the first 10 working days of the following month.