Fact sheet: Templeton Thailand

Fund information
Fund name
Templeton Thailand A Acc USD
Fund manager company
Franklin Temp Intnl Serv SARL
Fund type
Offshore Fund
Fund manager
  • Dr. Mark Mobiussince 19/06/1997
Fund objective
The Fund aims to achieve long-term capital appreciation by investing primarily in equity securities of issuers incorporated or having their principal business activities in Thailand.
Benchmark
  • MSCI Thailand
Investment style
None
Investment method
Shares
Quick stats
1 Year return
18.3%
1 Year rank in sector
3/33
Sector
FO Equity - Asia Pacific Single Country
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.
2.51%
Fund size
£145m (£125m 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.
119
Top in this sector
Fund name1 Year
Dragon Vietnam Equity UCITS19.9%
PXP Vietnam Emerging Equity18.5%
Templeton Thailand18.3%
JPMorgan Thailand16.4%
Manulife Taiwan Equity15.1%
...more in FO Equity - Asia Pacific Single Country

Performance snapshot

Holdings snapshot

  • Thailand97.4%
    Money Market2.6%
  • Consumer Discretionary19.7%
    Industrials19.1%
    Financials18.3%
    Telecommunications Utilities9.7%
    Real Estate8.8%
  • Thai Equities97.4%
    Cash & Cash Equivalents2.6%

Performance vs Sector

Cumulative performance
 1 mth3 mth6 mth1 yr3 yr5 yr
Fund-2.1%-6.4%5.1%18.3%15.7%40.1%
Sector-3%-3.8%6.3%6.9%2.7%26.4%
Rank within sector20 / 3224 / 3320 / 333 / 336 / 3111 / 29
Quartile3rd3rd3rd1st1st2nd
Calendar performance
 YTD - 20162015201420132012
Fund19.7%-14.9%21.5%-16.1%37%
Sector9%-11.1%7.7%0.8%24.7%
Rank within sector3 / 3322 / 336 / 3125 / 304 / 29
Quartile1st3rd1st4th1st
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.
2.36
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.
0.83
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%.
14.81
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.
10.72
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.
0.16
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.
0.5
Price movement
52 week high22.43
52 week low16.58
Current bid price-
Current offer price-
Current mid price20.91
Region
1Thailand97.37%
2Money Market2.63%
Industry sector
1Consumer Discretionary19.74%
2Industrials19.07%
3Financials18.34%
4Telecommunications Utilities9.67%
5Real Estate8.83%
6Others5.46%
7Health Care5.04%
8Consumer Staples3.89%
9Energy3.88%
Asset type
1Thai Equities97.37%
2Cash & Cash Equivalents2.63%
Individual holdings
1ADVANCED INFO SERVICE PUBLIC CO5.79%
2MK RESTAURANTS GROUP PCL4.93%
3BANGKOK BANK PUBLIC CO4.78%
4INTOUCH HLDGS PCL4.14%
5SIAM COMMERCIAL BANK PUBLIC CO LTD3.76%
6MAJOR CINEPLEX GROUP PUBLIC COMPANY3.33%
7UNIQUE ENGINEERING AND CONSTRUCTION3.21%
8SVI PCL2.88%
9ERAWAN GROUP PUBLIC CO LTD(THE)2.86%
Management
Fund manager group
Franklin Templeton
Fund manager company
Franklin Temp Intnl Serv SARL
Fund type
Offshore Fund
Fund objective
The Fund aims to achieve long-term capital appreciation by investing primarily in equity securities of issuers incorporated or having their principal business activities in Thailand.
Benchmark
  • MSCI Thailand
Investment style
None
Investment method
Shares
Fund manager
NameSinceBiography
Dr. Mark Mobius19/06/1997Mark Mobius, Ph.D., managing director, joined Templeton in 1987 as president of the Templeton Emerging Markets Fund, Inc. He currently directs the analysts based in Templeton's 11 emerging markets offices and manages the emerging markets portfolios. Dr. Mobius has spent more than 30 years working in emerging markets all over the world. Dr. Mobius earned Bachelor's and Master's degrees from Boston University, and a Ph.D. in economics and political science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He is the author of the books "Trading with China," "The Investor's Guide to Emerging Markets," "Mobius on Emerging Markets," "Passport to Profits" and "Equities – An Introduction to the Core Concepts." Dr. Mobius has received numerous awards. He was named by Asiamoney magazine in 2006 as one of "Top 100 Most Powerful and Influential People." Asiamoney said: "Boasts one of the highest profiles of any investor in the region and is regarded by many in the financial industry as one of the most successful emerging markets investors over the last 20 years. Despite tough times during the financial crisis nine years ago, he still commands a strong following in the investment world and is influencing the direction of billions of investment dollars." Other awards include: (1) "Emerging Markets Equity Manager of the Year 2001" by International Money Marketing, (2) "Ten Top Money Managers of the 20th Century" in a survey by the Carson Group in 1999, (3) "Number One Global Emerging Market Fund" in the 1998 Reuters Survey, (4) "1994 First in Business Money Manager of the Year" by CNBC, (5) "Closed-End Fund Manager of the Year" in 1993 by Morningstar and (6) "Investment Trust Manager of the Year 1992" by Sunday Telegraph. He was appointed joint chairman of the Global Corporate Governance Forum Investor Responsibility Taskforce of the World Bank and Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development.
Compliance
Transparent for Austrian Tax, Transparent for Swiss Tax, Reporting Fund Status, SRS, UCITS IV Compliant, UCITS V Compliant, MAS Unrestricted Scheme
Domicile
No data available.
Fund for sale in
Austria, Belgium, Switzerland, Chile, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Germany, Denmark, Spain, Estonia, Finland, France, United Kingdom, Gibraltar, Greece, Guernsey, Hong Kong, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Jersey, Republic Of Korea, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Latvia, Macau, Netherlands, Norway, Offshore, Poland, Portugal, Singapore, Slovakia, Sweden, Taiwan - Province Of China, South Africa
Templeton Thailand A Acc SGD
Initial charge5.75%
Annual charge1.6%
Min single investment£5,000
Min regular saving£1,000
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)2.51%
Total expense ratio (TER)2.5%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price16.77
CurrencySGD
Price updated01/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeBDN8
Templeton Thailand A Acc USD
Initial charge5.75%
Annual charge1.6%
Min single investment£5,000
Min regular saving£1,000
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)2.51%
Total expense ratio (TER)2.5%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price20.91
CurrencyUSD
Price updated01/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeUJ23
Templeton Thailand B Acc USD
Initial charge-
Annual charge1.6%
Min single investment£5,000
Min regular saving£1,000
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)3.84%
Total expense ratio (TER)3.81%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price19.77
CurrencyUSD
Price updated01/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeA6N7
Templeton Thailand N Acc USD
Initial charge3%
Annual charge1.6%
Min single investment£5,000
Min regular saving£1,000
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)3.02%
Total expense ratio (TER)3%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price25.95
CurrencyUSD
Price updated01/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeF255
Templeton Thailand W Acc USD
Initial charge-
Annual charge1.25%
Min single investment£3,000,000
Min regular saving£1,000
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.63%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.63%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price10.83
CurrencyUSD
Price updated01/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeFDQP
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