Matthews Asia Funds Asia Dividend Id GBP (FUND:B41D3Q2) - Fund price - Overview

Fund Report

Matthews Asia Funds Asia Dividend Id GBP (GBP)

Key Stats
Morningstar® CategoryAsia-Pacific inc. Japan Equity
Manager NameYu Zhang
Inception Date28/02/2011
NAV 27/04/2017GBP 16.35
Day Change-1.03%
12 Month Yield2.76%
Dividend FrequencyQuarterly
Net Assets (mil) 31/12/2016373.42 USD
Wrapper AvailabilityAll
Our Minimum Initial Investment1.00 Share
Pricing FrequencyDaily
Dealing Cut off Time09:00:00
Regular InvestmentYes
Actual Initial Charge0.00%
Exit Charge-
Custody ChargeYes
Fund Ongoing Charge1.24%
Fund Rebate-

Morningstar Rating™

5 Stars

Morningstar Sustainability Rating



Sustainability Rating as of 28/02/2017


Fund Benchmark

MSCI AC Asia Pacific NR USD

Morningstar® Benchmark

MSCI AC Asia Pacific NR USD

Morningstar Analyst Rating™ *


Growth Of 10,000 (GBP) 31/03/2017

How has this security performed
  • Fund: Matthews Asia Funds Asia Dividend Id GBP (GBP)
  • Category: Asia-Pacific inc. Japan Equity
  • Benchmark: MSCI AC Asia Pacific NR USD
Trailing Returns % (GBP) 27/04/2017
3 Years Annualised16.8214.7314.87
5 Years Annualised12.8211.1911.36
10 Years Annualised---

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Investment Objective

The Sub-Fund seeks to provide a level of current income that is higher than the yield generally available in Asia Pacific equity markets over the long term. Under normal market conditions, the Fund seeks to achieve its investment objective by investing, directly or indirectly, at least 80% of its total net assets, in income-paying publicly traded common stocks, preferred stocks, convertible preferred stocks and other equity-related instruments (including, for example, investment trusts and other financial instruments) of companies located in the Asia Pacific region. On an ancillary basis, the Fund may invest in other permitted assets on a worldwide basis. The Fund will primarily invest in companies that exhibit attractive dividend yields and the propensity (in Matthews’ judgment) to pay dividends.

Portfolio Profile31/12/2016

Morningstar Style Box®

Equity Style

Large, Mid, SmallSize
Value, Blend, Growth
Top Holdings
IncreaseDecreaseNew since last portfolio
DecreaseMinth Group Ltd Consumer Cyclical3.86
DecreaseShenzhou International Group Holdings Ltd Consumer Cyclical3.57
IncreaseITOCHU Corp Industrials3.47
IncreaseMitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc Financial Services3.18
IncreaseSumitomo Mitsui Financial Group Inc Financial Services3.17
Asset Allocation %
Top Stock Regions
Asia - Emerging33.82
Asia - Developed28.66
United Kingdom3.33
Top Stock Sectors
Stock Sector%
Consumer Defensive21.89
Financial Services20.46
Consumer Cyclical16.68
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