Macquarie Asia New Stars No. 1 Fund
About this Fund
|FUND MANAGER||Macquarie Investment Management Australia|
|ASSET CLASS||ASIAN EQUITIES|
|INVESTMENT STYLE||The Fund invests in small and mid-sized companies in Asia (excluding Japan).|
|INVESTMENT PROFILE||The Fund aims to capture capital growth and to provide some income.|
|BENCHMARK||MSCI Asia Ex-Japan Small Companies Index (Unhedged in AUD)|
|FUND SIZE||MSCI Asia Ex-Japan Small Companies Index (Unhedged in AUD)|
|NO. OF HOLDINGS|
Benefits of investing in the Macquarie Asia New Stars No. 1 Fund
The Fund may be suitable for investors who are looking for an investment with the objective of the Fund listed above and are prepared to accept the risks of the Fund set out in Section 4 of the PDS.
About the Fund
The Macquarie Asia New Stars No. 1 Fund aims to capture the potential capital growth of small and mid-sized companies in Asia (excluding Japan), and to provide some income.
The Fund provides exposure to an actively managed portfolio of Asian equities though securities listed, or expected to be listed, on Asian exchanges (excluding Japan) by investing in the Macquarie Asia New Stars Fund, a sub-fund of Macquarie Unit Trust Series (Underlying Fund). The Fund may also provide exposure to equities which derive or are expected to derive a significant portion of their revenue from Asia (excluding Japan), listed on exchanges in the US and the UK, derivatives (including options, futures, warrants and forwards) and cash.
How we invest your money
The investment manager of the Underlying Fund aims to build a diversified portfolio of small and mid-sized companies by exploiting key market inefficiencies that exist in Asia (excluding Japan) markets.
The process employs screening techniques followed by in-depth fundamental research to identify companies which:
The Fund may be exposed to derivatives. Derivatives may be used for hedging or to manage economic exposure. The Fund may be exposed to Asian, US and UK currencies and is unhedged. Individual currencies may be hedged to manage risk and liquidity from time to time.