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Merian Asia Pacific A Acc

Ranked 301 out of 424 in - Asia Pacific Excluding Japan over 12 months
All calculations are in USD unless stated

Managed by

Amadeo Alentorn

Amadeo Alentorn joined Old Mutual in 2005. He is a fund manager in the global equities team, and is also responsible for directing the quantitative research programme. He has extensive experience in investment, quantitative research and software development. Prior to joining Old Mutual, he developed simulation models for systemic and liquidity risk at the Bank of England (2004-2005), and worked as a software developer for CAD systems (2001-2004) and for robotic applications (1998-1999). Amadeo holds a BEng in Robotics (2000) from the University of Plymouth, an MSc in Computer Science (2001) and a PhD in Computational Finance (2006) from the University of Essex. During his doctoral research he developed a new option pricing model based on extreme value theory. He is a CFA charterholder.

Ian Heslop

Ian Heslop was born in South Shields in the United Kingdom in the early seventies. He holds a BA in chemistry from Oxford University and a PhD in medicinal chemistry from Edinburgh University. He started his career in the financial industry in 1997 when he joined Barclays Global Investors. After three years he then joined Old Mutual Asset Management is currently head of quantitative strategies. Ian is a member of ASIP and outside of fund management he likes to unwind by playing squash and football.

Mike Servent

Mike Servent joined OMGI in November 2004 from Barra International where he was a senior consultant specialising in the implementation of multi asset-class risk systems. Prior to this he spent five years with COR Risk Solutions, which developed optimisation, backtesting and modelling software. At COR he worked as commercial development manager as well as undertaking research projects with various clients. Mike has an MA in physics from Oxford University.

Objective

To achieve long term capital growth through the active management of a diversified portfolio of securities. There will be no geographic or economic restrictions but principally, investment will be in securities traded on Asian and Australasian stock markets

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Performance

Asia Pacific Excluding Japan over : 30/11/2017 - 30/11/2018

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 30/09/2018 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2018 0.5% -4.2% -4.0%
2017 50.4% 16.6% 9.0% 10.5% 7.1%
2016 9.8% 3.5% -1.4% 13.8% -5.5%
2015 -9.1% 4.7% -1.8% -16.4% 5.8%
2014 6.0% 2.7% 5.5% -3.4% 1.3%
2013 11.1% 6.2% -7.2% 8.6% 3.8%
2012 33.5% 17.9% -6.2% 11.3% 8.4%
2011 -20.3% -1.3% 0.1% -22.1% 3.4%
2010 13.8% -1.4% -9.6% 18.6% 7.6%
2009 68.3% 1.4% 27.4% 22.0% 6.8%
2008 -54.6% -15.6% -7.9% -28.7% -18.1%
2007 72.3% 5.8% 20.5% 30.1% 3.9%
2006 32.3% 8.8% 1.7% 3.7% 15.2%
2005 17.3% 2.7% 2.1% 8.1% 3.5%
2004 17.0% 5.0% -9.3% 8.6% 13.2%
2003 51.1% -5.9% 17.2% 17.9% 16.2%
2002 -15.8% 14.7% -6.3% -16.2% -6.5%
2001 7.1% -1.7% 13.6% -24.8% 27.5%
2000 -36.2% -1.5% -17.4% -11.0% -12.1%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date14/09/1994
  • Share Class size39Mn
  • Base currencyGBP
  • ISIN GB00B1XG7F56

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment1,000
  • Min. regular additional investment250

Charges

  • Annual management1.50%
  • Initial investment4.00%

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