Fact sheet: Zurich Baring Emg Mkts Pn

Fund information
Fund name
Zurich Baring Emerging Markets Pn ZP
Fund manager company
Zurich Assurance Ltd
Fund type
Pension Fund
Fund managers
  • Isabelle Irishsince 01/01/2015
  • William Palmersince 01/01/2015
  • Michael Levysince 01/10/2016
Underlying fund
Baring Emerging Markets
Fund objective
The fund aims to achieve long-term capital growth through investment, both direct and indirect, in a diversified portfolio of emerging market securities.
Benchmark
  • MSCI Emerging Markets Total Gross Return
Investment style
No data available.
Investment method
No data available.
Quick stats
1 Year return
45.3%
1 Year rank in sector
96/256
Sector
PN Global Emerging Markets
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.
127
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...more in PN Global Emerging Markets

Performance snapshot

Holdings snapshot

  • China32.4%
    Others17.1%
    Taiwan10.3%
    Korea9.8%
    India9.6%
  • Financials34.7%
    Information Technology28.3%
    Consumer Discretionary6.7%
    Materials6.1%
    Energy5.1%
  • Chinese Equities32.4%
    International Equities17.1%
    Taiwanese Equities10.3%
    South Korean Equities9.8%
    Indian Equities9.6%

Performance vs Sector

Cumulative performance
 1 mth3 mth6 mth1 yr3 yr5 yr
Fund3.4%3.6%14.3%45.3%44.5%55.8%
Sector2.3%1.3%11.6%40.8%34.1%51.1%
Rank within sector98 / 26368 / 26354 / 26296 / 25643 / 21861 / 184
Quartile2nd2nd1st2nd1st2nd
Calendar performance
 YTD - 20172016201520142013
Fund14.2%24.1%-1.8%3.3%-6.9%
Sector9.5%31.9%-8.5%3%-3.4%
Rank within sector29 / 263212 / 25240 / 240125 / 213146 / 195
Quartile1st4th1st3rd3rd
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.
2.83
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.
0.95
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.
0.67
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%.
15.71
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.
4.7
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.
0.47
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.
0.91
Price movement
52 week high644.1
52 week low429.8
Current bid price-
Current offer price-
Current mid price631.6
Region
1China32.4%
2Others17.1%
3Taiwan10.3%
4Korea9.8%
5India9.6%
6South Africa8.8%
7Brazil6.5%
8Russia5.5%
Industry sector
1Financials34.7%
2Information Technology28.3%
3Consumer Discretionary6.7%
4Materials6.1%
5Energy5.1%
6Consumer Staples4.1%
7Industrials4.1%
8Real Estate4%
9Others3.7%
Asset type
1Chinese Equities32.4%
2International Equities17.1%
3Taiwanese Equities10.3%
4South Korean Equities9.8%
5Indian Equities9.6%
6South African Equities8.8%
7Brazilian Equities6.5%
8Russian Equities5.5%
Individual holdings
1SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO6.21%
2ALIBABA GROUP HLDG LTD5.87%
3TAIWAN SEMICONDUCTOR MANUFACTURING5.86%
4PING AN INSURANCE(GR)CO OF CHINA4.13%
5NASPERS3.94%
6CHINA CONSTRUCTION BANK3.73%
7TENCENT HLDGS LTD3.61%
8BRILLIANCE CHINA FINANCE2.84%
9CHINA STATE CONSTRUCTION INTL HLDG2.72%
Management
Fund manager group
Zurich
Fund manager company
Zurich Assurance Ltd
Fund type
Pension Fund
Fund objective
The fund aims to achieve long-term capital growth through investment, both direct and indirect, in a diversified portfolio of emerging market securities.
Benchmark
  • MSCI Emerging Markets Total Gross Return
Investment style
No data available.
Investment method
No data available.
Fund managers
NameSinceBiography
Isabelle Irish01/01/2015Isabelle joined Barings in June 2013 as an Investment Manager in the Global Emerging Markets Equity Team and is co-manager on a number of our mandates, including Barings' flagship Global Emerging Markets Fund. Prior to joining Barings, Isabelle spent eight years at Pictet Asset Management, initially as an analyst in the Global Emerging Markets Team before moving to her most recent role as Latin America Portfolio Manager. Isabelle has a First Class Honours Degree in Mathematics with French from the University of Birmingham, she passed the IMC examinations in 2005 and was awarded the CFA designation in 2009. Isabelle is fluent in French.
William Palmer01/01/2015William Palmer is an investment manager in the Global Emerging Markets Equity Team at Barings, with particular expertise in Asian markets. He has managed money through four full market cycles, providing valuable reserves of experience to draw on when positioning portfolios. Outside work, William is a keen sportsman who enjoys running and golf. Originally from Cork, in southern Ireland, William read Business Studies at the University of Limerick, majoring in Economics and Finance. He inherited an interest in investments from his father, who had built up a portfolio after studying at Cornell University in the US, and made his career choice early on.
Michael Levy01/10/2016Michael Levy is the lead manager of the Baring Frontier Markets Fund and the Baring Russia Fund. After graduating from Manchester University with a degree in Economics, he joined Grant Thornton as a chartered account. He then transfers across to Asset Management in 1995 and joined Alliance Capital Management to work in its research and quant unit. From 1998 until early 2012, Michael was involved in the management of specialist international and emerging equity portfolios, including products such as the Nile Growth Fund and the Southern Africa Fund.
Compliance
No data available.
Domicile
No data available.
Fund for sale in
United Kingdom
Zurich Baring Emerging Markets Pn Inet
Initial charge-
Annual charge-
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price579.5
Offer price579.5
Mid price-
CurrencyGBX
Price updated23/05/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeIIL2
Zurich Baring Emerging Markets Pn ZP
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.75%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)1.3%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price631.6
CurrencyGBX
Price updated23/05/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeIIK0
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