Fact sheet: Principal GIF EM Eqt

Fund information

Fund name
Principal GIF Emerging Markets Equity I Acc USD
Fund company manager
Principal Global Investors (Ir
Fund type
SIB
Fund manager(s)
Mihail Dobrinov
since 13/03/2008
Mohammed Zaidi
since 06/12/2012
Fund objective
The Fund aims to provide capital growth over the medium to long term predominantly through investment in equities from the world’s emerging investment markets that we believe are mispriced by the market and have potential for significant growth.
Benchmark
MSCI Emerging Markets Index
Investment style
Growth
Investment method
Shares

Performance snapshot

Sector
Fund
Sector
Fund
Sector
Fund

Quick stats

1 Year return

34.14 %

1 Year rank in sector

47/258

Sector

FO Equity - Emerging Markets

Yield
-
Fund size

£ 6.1 m

FE Risk score

152

NAV
-
Discount/Premium
-
Gearing
-

Top in sector

Holdings snapshot

  • Hong Kong
    22.3%
  • Korea
    16.03%
  • USA
    14.39%
  • India
    11%
  • Taiwan
    8.23%
  • Information Technology
    30.2%
  • Financials
    24.3%
  • Consumer Discretionary
    15.1%
  • Energy
    10.2%
  • Materials
    7.3%
  • Hong Kong Equities
    22.3%
  • South Korean Equities
    16.03%
  • US Equities
    14.39%
  • Indian Equities
    11%
  • Taiwanese Equities
    8.23%

Performance vs. Sector

Sector
Fund
Sector
Fund
Sector
Fund

Cumulative performance

1m6m1y3y5y
Fund0.13 %14.57 %34.14 %27.91 %15.52 %
Sector-0.24 %7.92 %23.96 %20.08 %17.15 %
Rank within sector154 / 27828 / 26747 / 258104 / 208133 / 163
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Calendar performance

YTD-20172016201520142013
Fund35.93 %8.19 %-13.65 %-4.37 %-6.03 %
Sector24.61 %10.7 %-14.35 %-1.42 %-0.73 %
Rank within sector39 / 261145 / 236134 / 209158 / 190129 / 163
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Risk statistics

Alpha1.93
Beta1.13
Sharpe0.19
Volatility15.58
Tracking error4.17
Information ratio0.54
R-Squared0.94

Price movement

52 week high65.33
52 week low45.3
Current bid price0
Current offer price0
Current mid price63.06

Holdings by region

  • 22.3% Hong Kong
  • 16.03% Korea
  • 14.39% USA
  • 11% India
  • 8.23% Taiwan
  • 8.18% Brazil
  • 4.57% South Africa
  • 3.29% Money Market
  • 2.48% Thailand
  • 2.46% Indonesia

Holdings by sector

  • 30.2% Information Technology
  • 24.3% Financials
  • 15.1% Consumer Discretionary
  • 10.2% Energy
  • 7.3% Materials
  • 4.6% Telecommunications Utilities
  • 2.1% Money Market
  • 1.9% Consumer Staples
  • 1.6% Industrials
  • 1.4% Health Care

Holdings by asset type

  • 22.3% Hong Kong Equities
  • 16.03% South Korean Equities
  • 14.39% US Equities
  • 11% Indian Equities
  • 8.23% Taiwanese Equities
  • 7.04% Brazilian Equities
  • 4.57% South African Equities
  • 3.29% Money Market
  • 2.48% Thai Equities
  • 2.46% Indonesian Equities

Individual holdings

  • 6.78% TENCENT HLDGS LTD
  • 6.4% SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO
  • 5.4% ALIBABA GROUP HLDG LTD
  • 5.28% TAIWAN SEMICONDUCTOR MANUFACTURING
  • 3.45% NASPERS
  • 2.63% CHINA CONSTRUCTION BANK
  • 2.47% INDUSTRIAL & COM BK CHINA
  • 2.29% SBERBANK OF RUSSIA
  • 1.77% VALE SA
  • 1.66% MARUTI SUZUKI INDIA LTD