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BGF Asian Dragon A2 EUR

Ranked 13 out of 19 in - Asia Pacific Excluding 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 maximise total return. The Fund invests at least 70% of its total assets in the equity securities of companies domiciled in, or exercising the predominant part of their economic activity in, Asia, excluding Japan.

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Performance

Asia Pacific Excluding Japan over : 30/09/2016 - 30/09/2017

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 29/09/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 11.6% 5.6% 6.5%
2016 8.4% 1.2% 1.8% 11.6% -5.7%
2015 -5.0% 7.5% -0.3% -17.1% 6.9%
2014 5.5% -1.1% 7.3% -2.0% 1.3%
2013 10.8% 2.3% -4.5% 4.8% 8.2%
2012 26.5% 15.9% -8.3% 8.7% 9.5%
2011 -26.9% -0.4% -4.0% -25.9% 3.2%
2010 18.2% 1.0% -7.7% 15.2% 10.0%
2009 71.9% -0.6% 37.0% 17.8% 7.2%
2008 -55.8% -15.5% -8.7% -27.8% -20.7%
2007 39.8% 3.6% 15.1% 15.2% 1.7%
2006 28.3% 8.8% -2.6% 3.8% 16.5%
2005 18.1% 1.7% 3.3% 5.7% 6.3%
2004 17.8% 9.3% -9.9% 6.0% 13.0%
2003 45.7% -8.0% 19.1% 15.9% 14.7%
2002 -17.6% 9.5% -7.1% -19.2% 0.2%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Austria
  2. Bahrain
  3. Belgium
  4. Chile
  5. Denmark
  6. Finland
  7. France
  8. Germany
  9. Gibraltar
  10. Greece
  11. Guernsey
  12. Hong Kong
  13. Hungary
  14. Iceland
  15. Ireland
  16. Italy
  17. Jersey
  18. Korea
  19. Luxembourg
  20. Macau
  21. Malta
  22. Mauritius
  23. Netherlands
  24. Norway
  25. Poland
  26. Portugal
  27. Singapore
  28. Spain
  29. Sweden
  30. Switzerland
  31. Taiwan
  32. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date12/12/2001
  • Share Class size157Mn
  • Base currencyEUR
  • ISIN LU0171269466

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment0
  • Min. regular additional investment0

Charges

  • Annual management1.50%
  • Initial investment5

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