Fact sheet: GAM Star Jap Eq

Fund information

Fund name
GAM Star Japan Equity Inst Acc GBP
Fund company manager
GAM Fund Management Ltd
Fund type
SIB
Fund manager(s)
Ernst Glanzmann
since 01/06/2015
Reiko Mito
since 01/06/2015
Fund objective
Disciplined bottom-up investment process. Meticulous stock selection with a focus on businesses that have superior long-term growth potential, high return on equity, low leverage and offer a discount to the calculated fair value at the time of purchase. Long-term investment horizon of ideally more than 5 years.
Benchmark
The TOPIX Index (Tokyo)
Investment style
Growth
Investment method
Shares

Performance snapshot

Sector
Fund
Sector
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Fund

Quick stats

1 Year return

18.13 %

1 Year rank in sector

-

Sector

FO Equity - Japan

Yield

0.14

Fund size

£ 35.5 b

FE Risk score
-
NAV
-
Discount/Premium
-
Gearing
-

Top in sector

Holdings snapshot

  • Japan
    118.35%
  • Others
    -1.1%
  • Money Market
    -17.25%
  • Electronic & Electrical Equipment
    22.64%
  • Machinery
    16.19%
  • Transport Equipment
    14.74%
  • Chemicals
    13.79%
  • Communications
    10.22%
  • Japanese Equities
    100%

Performance vs. Sector

Sector
Fund
Sector
Fund
Sector
Fund

Cumulative performance

1m6m1y3y5y
Fund4.83 %12.88 %18.13 %86.08 %144.19 %
Sector2.47 %11.55 %23.56 %38.74 %128.56 %
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Calendar performance

YTD-20172016201520142013
Fund19.57 %31.93 %19.52 %-1.56 %27.05 %
Sector18.33 %4.48 %11.76 %4.15 %43.22 %
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Risk statistics

Alpha17.26
Beta0.49
Sharpe1.43
Volatility14.04
Tracking error14.43
Information ratio0.68
R-Squared0.21

Price movement

52 week high21.0056
52 week low16.3246
Current bid price0
Current offer price0
Current mid price20.4552

Holdings by region

  • 118.35% Japan
  • -1.1% Others
  • -17.25% Money Market

Holdings by sector

  • 22.64% Electronic & Electrical Equipment
  • 16.19% Machinery
  • 14.74% Transport Equipment
  • 13.79% Chemicals
  • 10.22% Communications
  • 5.77% Wholesale
  • 5.44% Banks
  • 5.25% Construction
  • 5.19% Rubber Products
  • 5.1% Other Financial

Holdings by asset type

  • 100% Japanese Equities

Individual holdings

  • 4.9% MISUMI GROUP INC
  • 4.8% DAITO TRUST CONSTRUCTION CO NPV
  • 4.8% KEYENCE CORP
  • 4.8% NIDEC CORP
  • 4.5% MAKITA CORP
  • 4.5% OBIC
  • 4.5% SMC CORP
  • 4.5% YAHOO JAPAN CORP
  • 4.4% HONDA MOTOR CO
  • 4.4% SUZUKI MOTOR CORP