Fact sheet: FL Invesco Perp Japan Pn

Fund information
Fund name
FL Invesco Perpetual Japan Pn
Fund manager company
Friends Life
Fund type
Pension Fund
Fund managers
  • Tony Robertssince 01/12/2009
  • Paul Chessonsince 01/02/2000
Underlying fund
Invesco Perp Japan
Fund objective
Invesco Perpetual state that the objective of the fund is to achieve capital growth. The fund invests primarily in shares of Japanese companies or shares of companies with significant interests in Japan. In pursuing this objective, the manager may include investments that they consider appropriate which include transferable securities, money market instruments, warrants, collective investment schemes, deposits and other permitted investments and transactions. The fund is actively managed within its objectives and is not constrained by a benchmark.
Benchmark
  • IA Japan
Investment style
Growth
Investment method
Shares
Quick stats
1 Year return
25.3%
1 Year rank in sector
32/189
Sector
PN Japan
Yield
-
Fund size
£1m (£1m last year)
FE Risk score
?FE Risk Scores measure the riskiness of instruments relative to the FTSE 100 index of shares. Weekly volatility is measured over three years with recent behaviour counting more heavily than earlier behaviour. Cash-type investments will have scores close to zero. Funds will tend to have scores in the 0-150 range. The FTSE 100 is always scored at 100. There is no upper limit.
134
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Performance snapshot

Holdings snapshot

  • Japan98.1%
    Money Market1.3%
    Singapore0.6%
  • Manufacturing40.8%
    Financials16.4%
    Transport16.1%
    Trade8.7%
    Mineral Extraction6.3%
  • Japanese Equities98.1%
    Money Market1.3%
    Singapore Equities0.6%

Performance vs Sector

Cumulative performance
 1 mth3 mth6 mth1 yr3 yr5 yr
Fund1%10.9%25.9%25.3%45.5%108.6%
Sector-2.7%5.9%21%20.5%43%82.7%
Rank within sector20 / 19510 / 19342 / 19232 / 18983 / 18017 / 168
Quartile1st1st1st1st2nd1st
Calendar performance
 YTD - 20162015201420132012
Fund24.5%16.3%-1.4%32.6%14.7%
Sector19.6%15.7%1.5%26.2%4%
Rank within sector29 / 18964 / 187159 / 18026 / 1775 / 168
Quartile1st2nd4th1st1st
Risk statistics
Alpha
?Alpha is a measure of a fund's over- or under-performance by comparison to its benchmark. If the Alpha is 5, the fund has outperformed its benchmark by 5%; so the greater the Alpha, the greater the outperformance.
-0.3
Beta
?Beta estimates a fund's volatility by comparison to that of its benchmark. A fund with a beta close to 1 means that the fund will move generally in line with the benchmark. Higher than 1 and the fund is more volatile than the benchmark and vice versa.
1.03
Sharpe
?This commonly-used measure calculates the level of return over and above the return of a notional risk-free investment, such as cash. The difference in returns is then divided by the fund's volatility. The resulting ratio is an indication of the amount of excess return generated per unit of risk.
0.61
Volatility
?Volatility (or standard deviation), when applied to an investment fund, expresses its risk. It shows how widely a range of returns varied from the fund's average return over a particular period. For example, if a fund had an average return of 5%, and its volatility was 15, this would mean that the range of its returns over the period had swung between +20% and -10%.
14.77
Tracking error
?This measures the standard deviation of a fund's excess returns over the returns of an index or benchmark portfolio. As such, it can be an indication of 'riskiness' in the manager's investment style. A Tracking Error below 2 suggests a passive approach. At 3 and above the the manager will be deploying a more active investment style.
6.59
Information ratio
?This is a useful risk-adjusted measure of actively managed fund performance. It is calculated by deducting the returns of the fund's benchmark from the fund's overall returns, then dividing the result by its tracking error. The higher the Information Ratio the better. It is generally considered that a figure of 0.5 reflects a good performance, 0.75 very good, and 1.00 outstanding.
-0.03
R-Squared
?An indication of how closely correlated a fund is to an index or a benchmark. Values for R-Squared range between 0 and 1, with 0 indicating no correlation at all and 1 showing a perfect match. Values upwards of 0.7 suggest that the fund's behaviour is increasingly linked to its benchmark.
0.79
Price movement
52 week high301.5
52 week low210
Current bid price-
Current offer price-
Current mid price296
Region
1Japan98.09%
2Money Market1.32%
3Singapore0.59%
Industry sector
1Manufacturing40.75%
2Financials16.37%
3Transport16.11%
4Trade8.66%
5Mineral Extraction6.34%
6Utilities5.95%
7Services2.87%
8Real Estate1.63%
9Money Market1.32%
Asset type
1Japanese Equities98.09%
2Money Market1.32%
3Singapore Equities0.59%
Individual holdings
1INPEX CORP6.39%
2HONDA MOTOR CO5.84%
3SUMITOMO MITSUI FINANCIAL GROUP INC5.09%
4MITSUBISHI UFJ FINANCIAL GROUP5.03%
5TOYOTA MOTOR CORP5.03%
6JAPAN AIRLINES CO LTD4.36%
7CASIO COMPUTER CO3.97%
8NTN CORP3.59%
9KONICA MINOLTA HOLDINGS INC3.51%
Management
Fund manager group
Friends Life
Fund manager company
Friends Life
Fund type
Pension Fund
Fund objective
Invesco Perpetual state that the objective of the fund is to achieve capital growth. The fund invests primarily in shares of Japanese companies or shares of companies with significant interests in Japan. In pursuing this objective, the manager may include investments that they consider appropriate which include transferable securities, money market instruments, warrants, collective investment schemes, deposits and other permitted investments and transactions. The fund is actively managed within its objectives and is not constrained by a benchmark.
Benchmark
  • IA Japan
Investment style
Growth
Investment method
Shares
Fund managers
NameSinceBiography
Tony Roberts01/12/2009Based in Henley-on-Thames, Tony is responsible for the management of a number of Japanese equity portfolios alongside fellow fund manager, Paul Chesson. Tony began his investment career in 1995 as an analyst and fund manager with Clerical Medical after two years with actuarial consultants, Godwins. He joined our company in 2000 to work alongside Paul Chesson, Head of Japanese Equities. He holds a BSc in Mathematics from Southampton University and is a member of the CFA Society of the UK.
Paul Chesson01/02/2000Based in Henley-on-Thames, Paul is Head of Japanese Equities at Invesco Perpetual and is responsible for the management of a number of Japanese equity portfolios alongside fellow fund manager, Tony Roberts. Paul began his investment career in 1990 at Touche Remnant, specialising in Japanese Equities before joining our company in 1993. He holds an MA in Law from Oxford University and is an associate member of the Association for Investment Management.
Compliance
No data available.
Domicile
No data available.
Fund for sale in
United Kingdom
FL Invesco Perpetual Japan Pn
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.75%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)0.93%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price296
CurrencyGBX
Price updated05/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeLR86
FL Invesco Perpetual Japan Pn Inet
Initial charge-
Annual charge1.75%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)1.93%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price241.28
CurrencyGBX
Price updated05/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeOQ72
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