Fact sheet: L&G Neptune Japan Opps Pn

Fund information
Fund name
L&G Neptune Japan Opportunities Pn G25
Fund manager company
Legal & General Assurance Soc
Fund type
Pension Fund
Fund managers
  • Chris Taylorsince 06/05/2005
Underlying fund
Neptune Japan Opps
Fund objective
To provide capital growth by investing mainly in a focused portfolio of approximately 40-60 Japanese companies, selected at the manager's discretion.
Benchmark
  • Topix
Investment style
No data available.
Investment method
No data available.
Quick stats
1 Year return
17%
1 Year rank in sector
182/192
Sector
PN Japan
Yield
-
Fund size
£0m (£0m 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.
153
Bid price
268.9
Offer price
268.9
Top in this sector
Fund name1 Year
OMW M&G Japan Smaller Cos46.3%
Wesleyan Japanese Sh Pn42.9%
Pru Japan Pn40.2%
Pru FRIA M&G Japan Pn39.4%
OMW Henderson Jap Opp38.9%
...more in PN Japan

Performance snapshot

Holdings snapshot

  • Japan100%
  • Industrials31.1%
    Materials23.8%
    Information Technology15.7%
    Financials12%
    Consumer Discretionary10.5%
  • Japanese Equities100%

Performance vs Sector

Cumulative performance
 1 mth3 mth6 mth1 yr3 yr5 yr
Fund1%1.8%12.1%17%22.8%69.1%
Sector-1.8%0.4%0.6%27%63.7%88.9%
Rank within sector8 / 19716 / 1963 / 196182 / 192180 / 180164 / 173
Quartile1st1st1st4th4th4th
Calendar performance
 YTD - 20172016201520142013
Fund5.7%-1%-2.5%4.8%50.3%
Sector2.2%23.8%15.7%1.5%26.2%
Rank within sector4 / 196187 / 189186 / 18714 / 1808 / 177
Quartile1st4th4th1st1st
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.
-7.58
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.
0.93
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.
0.14
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%.
19.86
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.
15.88
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.
-0.61
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.
0.33
Price movement
52 week high271.4
52 week low195.95
Current bid price268.9
Current offer price268.9
Current mid price-
Region
1Japan100%
Industry sector
1Industrials31.12%
2Materials23.76%
3Information Technology15.68%
4Financials12.01%
5Consumer Discretionary10.45%
6Real Estate4.27%
7Energy2.72%
Asset type
1Japanese Equities100%
Individual holdings
1MITSUBISHI GAS CHEMICAL CO INC4.52%
2NINTENDO CO4.11%
3KEYENCE CORP4.01%
4MITSUBISHI CHEMICAL HLDGS CORP3.22%
5OKUMA CORP.3.17%
6HASEKO CORP3.15%
7SUMITOMO OSAKA CEMENT CO3.04%
8SHIN-ETSU CHEMICAL CO3.02%
9TOYOTA MOTOR CORP2.97%
Management
Fund manager group
Legal & General
Fund manager company
Legal & General Assurance Soc
Fund type
Pension Fund
Fund objective
To provide capital growth by investing mainly in a focused portfolio of approximately 40-60 Japanese companies, selected at the manager's discretion.
Benchmark
  • Topix
Investment style
No data available.
Investment method
No data available.
Fund managers
NameSinceBiography
Chris Taylor06/05/2005Chris joined Neptune Investment Management as Head of Research and Japanese Equities in June 2004. Prior to joining Neptune, Chris worked at Fuji Investment Management, where he progressed to Managing Director during his fifteen year tenure. He graduated from Oxford University with a BA in Physiological Sciences and The City University Business School with an MBA in Finance and has over 35 years’ investment experience.
Compliance
No data available.
Domicile
No data available.
Fund for sale in
United Kingdom
L&G Neptune Japan Opportunities Pn G25
Initial charge-
Annual charge1.16%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)1.17%
Bid price268.9
Offer price268.9
Mid price-
CurrencyGBX
Price updated27/04/2017
Type-
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeALK8
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