Fact sheet: JB Mltsck As Fcs

Fund information
Fund name
JB Multistock Asia Focus B
Fund manager company
GAM (Luxembourg) S.A.
Fund type
Offshore Fund
Fund managers
  • Vincent Laggersince 29/09/2010
  • Jian Shi Cortesisince 29/09/2010
Fund objective
The fund seeks to achieve long-term capital growth by investing in a concentrated portfolio across Asia ex Japan. The fund focuses on sectors and companies that are deemed important to the local economic activity and which tend to be under-represented in stock market indices. The fund is suitable for long-term oriented investors who wish to participate in an active, unconstrained investment strategy.
Benchmark
  • MSCI AC Asia ex Japan Index
Investment style
Growth
Investment method
Shares
Quick stats
1 Year return
9.8%
1 Year rank in sector
-
Sector
FO Equity - Asia Pacific ex Japan
Yield
-
Ongoing charge (OCF)
?A fund’s ongoing charges figure (OCF) is similar to the old-style total expense ratio. It reflects the annual charge to investors in the fund, in percentage terms, but does not include extra performance-related fees (where these are levied) or the fund’s trading expenses on its underlying investments.
1.98%
Fund size
£51m (£52m 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.
127
Top in this sector
Fund name1 Year
Templeton Asian Gth35.6%
TT International Asia Pac Eq33%
Old Mutual AnEqIn31.3%
Old Mutual Pac Eq30.2%
Old Mutual AnEqIn30%
...more in FO Equity - Asia Pacific ex Japan

Performance snapshot

Holdings snapshot

  • China43.4%
    Korea17.1%
    Taiwan13.5%
    Hong Kong5.6%
    India5.4%
  • Information Technology36.7%
    Financials20.1%
    Consumer Discretionary11.4%
    Consumer Staples10.1%
    Others9.5%
  • Chinese Equities43.4%
    South Korean Equities17.1%
    Taiwanese Equities13.5%
    Hong Kong Equities5.6%
    Indian Equities5.4%

Performance vs Sector

Cumulative performance
 1 mth3 mth6 mth1 yr3 yr5 yr
Fund-2.3%-2.3%12.4%9.8%7.6%29.4%
Sector-2.8%-3.1%7.4%5.7%4.5%25.3%
Rank within sector------
Quartile
Calendar performance
 YTD - 20162015201420132012
Fund12.5%-7.6%3.7%4.6%21.3%
Sector7.4%-6.8%5.5%3.3%19.7%
Rank within sector-----
Quartile
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.
1.29
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.
1.16
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
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%.
15.66
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.
4.68
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.
0.29
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.
0.92
Price movement
52 week high114
52 week low83.75
Current bid price-
Current offer price-
Current mid price107.46
Region
1China43.41%
2Korea17.14%
3Taiwan13.54%
4Hong Kong5.55%
5India5.43%
6USA4.2%
7Ireland3.86%
8Money Market3.18%
9Singapore1.32%
Industry sector
1Information Technology36.73%
2Financials20.08%
3Consumer Discretionary11.41%
4Consumer Staples10.05%
5Others9.45%
6Money Market3.18%
7Utilities2.41%
8Telecommunications Utilities1.8%
9Health Care1.6%
Asset type
1Chinese Equities43.41%
2South Korean Equities17.14%
3Taiwanese Equities13.54%
4Hong Kong Equities5.55%
5Indian Equities5.43%
6US Equities4.2%
7Irish Equities3.86%
8Money Market3.18%
9Singapore Equities1.32%
Individual holdings
1JB CHINA EVOLUTION C USD9.57%
2SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO7.08%
3TAIWAN SEMICONDUCTOR MANUFACTURING6.29%
4TENCENT HLDGS LTD3.89%
5WEIBO CORP3.7%
Management
Fund manager group
Swiss&Gbl Asset Management
Fund manager company
GAM (Luxembourg) S.A.
Fund type
Offshore Fund
Fund objective
The fund seeks to achieve long-term capital growth by investing in a concentrated portfolio across Asia ex Japan. The fund focuses on sectors and companies that are deemed important to the local economic activity and which tend to be under-represented in stock market indices. The fund is suitable for long-term oriented investors who wish to participate in an active, unconstrained investment strategy.
Benchmark
  • MSCI AC Asia ex Japan Index
Investment style
Growth
Investment method
Shares
Fund managers
NameSinceBiography
Vincent Lagger29/09/2010
Jian Shi Cortesi29/09/2010Jian Shi Cortesi is a Portfolio Manager of Asian equities and among others responsible for the JB China Evolution Fund. Prior to joining GAM Group in May 2010, she worked in research and portfolio management of Asian equities for a regional wealth management firm in the United States. She started her career as an assistant editor at Dow Jones in Beijing. Jian Shi Cortesi holds a Bachelor degree in International Business from Beijing Foreign Studies University in China and an MBA from the University of Tennessee in the United States. She is a CFA Charterholder and a Certified FRM (Financial Risk Manager) holder. She is based in Zurich.
Compliance
Transparent for Austrian Tax, Transparent for Swiss Tax, Transparent for German Tax, IA Recognised, Reporting Fund Status, UCITS V Compliant
Domicile
No data available.
Fund for sale in
Austria, Belgium, Switzerland, Germany, Spain, Estonia, France, United Kingdom, Italy, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Latvia, Netherlands, Norway, Offshore, Singapore, Sweden
JB Multistock Asia Focus A
Initial charge5%
Annual charge1.4%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.98%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.9%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price100.39
CurrencyUSD
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeLJC2
JB Multistock Asia Focus B
Initial charge5%
Annual charge1.4%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.98%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.9%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price107.46
CurrencyUSD
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeLJC1
JB Multistock Asia Focus C
Initial charge5%
Annual charge0.65%
Min single investment£500,000
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.17%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.08%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price113
CurrencyUSD
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeLJC4
JB Multistock Asia Focus E
Initial charge5%
Annual charge1.4%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)2.66%
Total expense ratio (TER)2.58%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price102.83
CurrencyUSD
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeLJC3
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