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BlackRock Asian Dragon Fund;Institutional

Ranked 107 out of 183 in - Asia Pacific Including Japan over 12 months
All calculations are in USD unless stated

Managed by

Andrew Swan

Andrew Swan is a managing director and head of Asian fundamental equities at BlackRock where he runs the BGF Asia Dragon Fund. Prior to joining BlackRock in August 2011, Andrew spent eight years at JP Morgan Asset Management. He studied commerce at the University of New South Wales, Australia. Based in Hong Kong, outside of fund management Andrew enjoys golf and skiing.

Objective

The Fund seeks to maximize total return. Under normal circumstances, the Fund invests at least 80% of its net assets, plus the amount of any borrowings for investment purposes, in equity securities of companies located, or exercising the predominant part of their economic activity, in Asia, excluding Japan.

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Performance

Asia Pacific Including Japan over : 31/05/2017 - 31/05/2018
  • Rank 107/183 Total Return
  • Rank 160/183 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 151/183 Max Drawdown

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 31/03/2018 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2018 0.8%
2017 28.4% 10.7% 4.1% 4.1% 7.2%
2016 2.5% -4.3% 2.3% 7.6% -2.7%
2015 -1.5% 8.1% 1.9% -14.5% 4.6%
2014 -1.7% -3.9% 6.3% -2.1% -1.8%
2013 21.2% 9.6% -2.3% 8.0% 4.8%
2012 24.8% 15.0% -6.4% 4.3% 11.2%
2011 -21.0% -2.0% 0.4% -20.8% 1.4%
2010 15.9% 4.9% -12.8% 13.9% 11.2%
2009 34.1% -8.8% 26.3% 14.3% 1.8%
2008 -36.1% -11.2% 0.8% -17.4% -13.6%
2007 11.9% 2.9% 5.4% 8.4% -4.7%
2006 19.1% 10.6% -1.2% 0.9% 8.0%
2005 21.8% 0.4% -1.1% 15.0% 6.5%
2004 16.5% 11.3% -4.9% -1.1% 11.2%
2003 37.9% -3.8% 9.8% 16.8% 11.9%
2002 -14.6% 1.9% -2.2% -12.5% -2.1%
2001 -13.6% -5.3% 0.9% -13.9% 5.0%
2000 -28.3% -1.5% -11.1% -7.5% -11.6%
1999 87.8% 10.4% 12.7% 10.5% 36.6%
1998 8.5% 8.1% -8.2% -8.9% 20.0%
1997 -6.4% 0.2% 18.0% -2.6% -18.8%
1996 6.1% 5.1% 4.9% -1.6% -2.3%
1995 8.2% -2.3% 0.2% 6.4% 3.9%
1994 2.9% 3.9% 5.7% -3.0% -3.4%
1993 34.1% 10.7% 10.6% 7.7% 1.7%
1992 -8.2% -9.1% 2.8% 0.7% -2.4%
1991 17.7% 6.9% 5.7% 4.3% -0.2%
1990 -9.6% -15.6% 6.5% -7.2% 8.4%
1989 16.4% -3.6% -5.3% 30.6% -2.4%
1988 29.7% 14.8% -2.8% -1.6% 18.2%
1987 13.8% 27.0% 7.2% 12.7% -25.9%
1986 78.1% 29.6% 15.5% 13.7% 4.6%
1985 39.8% 11.2% 8.1% 6.9% 8.8%
1984 3.7% 10.8% -16.4% 6.4% 5.2%
1983 37.9% 0.8% 12.3% 10.5% 10.3%
1982 0.5% -16.7% -0.2% -3.3% 25.0%
1981 22.0% 10.0% 13.1% -10.2% 9.2%
1980 38.9% -10.4% 27.1% 15.5% 5.6%
1979 -18.6% -9.6% -10.1% 4.3% -3.9%
1978 59.2% 28.8% 8.2% 15.9% -1.4%
1977 -5.8% -2.8% 2.2% 1.0% -6.1%
1976 5.5%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. United States

Fund Info

  • Launch date23/09/1976
  • Share Class size93Mn
  • Base currencyUSD
  • ISIN US09252J5002

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment2Mn
  • Min. regular additional investment0

Charges

  • Annual management0.60%
  • Initial investment0

Performance is for the period shown (month end to month end, bid/bid, gross income reinvested, calculated in USD).