Fact sheet: StanLife Inv Japanese Eqs

Fund information

Fund name
Standard Life Investments Japanese Equities A JPY
Fund company manager
Standard Life Investments GS
Fund type
SIB
Fund manager(s)
Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank
since 01/09/2013
Fund objective
The fund aims to provide long term growth and is designed for investors who are looking for exposure to the Japanese equity market. The fund invests predominantly in the shares of companies listed on the Japanese stock markets and it is actively managed. Please note that the Japanese equity exposure in this fund is currently managed by Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank, one of Japan's leading domestic equity managers.
Benchmark
MSCI Japan
Investment style
Growth
Investment method
Shares

Quick stats

1 Year return

25.91 %

1 Year rank in sector

34/108

Sector

FO Equity - Japan

Yield
-
Fund size

£ 28.1 b

FE Risk score

132

NAV
-
Discount/Premium
-
Gearing
-

Top in sector

Holdings snapshot

  • Japan
    99.2%
  • Money Market
    0.8%
  • Industrials
    22%
  • Information Technology
    21.5%
  • Consumer Discretionary
    18.2%
  • Financials
    11.8%
  • Health Care
    5.9%
  • Japanese Equities
    99.2%
  • Money Market
    0.8%

Performance vs. Sector

Cumulative performance

1m6m1y3y5y
Fund3.75 %17.19 %25.91 %24.2 %128.38 %
Sector2.81 %13.55 %23.51 %40.78 %127.87 %
Rank within sector27 / 11118 / 11234 / 10882 / 9338 / 81
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Calendar performance

YTD-20172016201520142013
Fund21.8 %-7.12 %9.79 %2.72 %60.18 %
Sector19.28 %4.48 %11.76 %4.15 %43.22 %
Rank within sector28 / 11198 / 10166 / 9354 / 886 / 82
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Risk statistics

Alpha-4.72
Beta1.14
Sharpe0.35
Volatility15.39
Tracking error4.82
Information ratio-0.69
R-Squared0.92

Price movement

52 week high1874
52 week low1463
Current bid price0
Current offer price0
Current mid price1827

Holdings by region

  • 99.2% Japan
  • 0.8% Money Market

Holdings by sector

  • 22% Industrials
  • 21.5% Information Technology
  • 18.2% Consumer Discretionary
  • 11.8% Financials
  • 5.9% Health Care
  • 5.7% Consumer Staples
  • 5.7% Materials
  • 3.3% Real Estate
  • 2.9% Telecommunications Utilities
  • 1.7% Energy

Holdings by asset type

  • 99.2% Japanese Equities
  • 0.8% Money Market

Individual holdings

  • 4.4% MITSUBISHI UFJ FINANCIAL GROUP
  • 2.9% SOFTBANK GROUP CORP
  • 2.9% SONY CORP
  • 2.9% SUMITOMO MITSUI FINANCIAL GROUP INC
  • 2.7% DAI-ICHI LIFE HLDGS INC
  • 2.6% KEYENCE CORP
  • 2.6% KOMATSU
  • 2.4% MURATA MANUFACTURING CO
  • 2.3% FANUC CORP
  • 2.3% NINTENDO CO