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Manulife Asia Equity Class Advisor Series

Ranked 80 out of 427 in - Asia Pacific Excluding Japan over 12 months
All calculations are in USD unless stated

Managed by

Ronald Chan

Ronald Chan works at Manulife Asset Management as a chief investment officer. He has accrued over 16 years of equity management experience, including almost 10 years overseeing equity teams in Asia. Prior to Manulife, he worked at Pacific Eagle Asset Management, Reliance Asset Management, Fortis Investment Management, at Baring Asset Management and Hambros Fund Management. Ronald is currently based in Hong Kong and manages a number of Asian equity funds.

Linda Csellak

Linda Csellak joined Manulife Asset Management in 2009 as head of Asia Pacific equities. She runs the Manulife Global Fund - Asian Equity Fund where her investment strategy is to uncover 'hidden gems' among companies in any market environment. The aim of the fund is to invest in strong re-rating prospects at early stages of growth - and at low valuations - to capitalise on share price upside as the broader market recognises the stock's appeal. Linda was a member of the Phi Beta Kappa at the College of William and Mary in Virginia and is CFA charter holder. She is currently based in Hong Kong.


The fundamental investment objective of the Fund is to provide long-term capital growth by primarily investing in a diversified portfolio of equity securities of companies located or operating in countries in the Asia-Pacific region, excluding Japan.

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Asia Pacific Excluding Japan over : 30/06/2017 - 30/06/2018

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 30/06/2018 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2018 4.2% -6.7%
2017 43.0% 15.9% 6.5% 9.1% 6.3%
2016 0.0% 0.6% 0.9% 10.6% -10.9%
2015 -8.7% 4.3% 4.4% -17.4% 1.5%
2014 -7.9% -0.9% 0.3% -2.3% -5.2%
2013 12.0% 3.3% -6.8% 9.3% 6.5%
2012 22.1% 10.6% -6.5% 7.6% 9.8%
2011 1.4%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Canada

Fund Info

  • Launch date19/08/2011
  • Share Class size25Mn
  • Base currencyCAD

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment500
  • Min. regular additional investment25


  • Annual management2.17%
  • Initial investment2.17

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