RBC Asian Equity Fund

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Mayur Nallamala

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Investment Objective

To provide long-term capital growth by investing primarily in equity securities of companies located or having a principal business interest in Asian markets either directly or indirectly through investment in other mutual funds managed by RBC GAM or an affiliate.

Fund Details

Series: A
Fund Code: RBF170
Load Structure: No Load
Currency: CAD
Inception Date: Jun, 2002
Series A NAV $: 11.70
Series A MER %: 2.00
  • MSCI AC Asia Pacific Total Return Net Index (C$)

  • Income Distribution: Annually
    Capital Gains Distribution: Annually
    Sales Status: Open
    Minimum Investment $: 500
    Subsequent Investment $: 25

    Notes: Fund's investment objective changed effective June 23, 2014.


    Performance Analysis as of  December 31, 2018

    Growth of $10,000

    Returns and Quartile Ranking
    Calendar Returns %

    Trailing Return %

    Portfolio Analysis

    Asset Mix

    Top Ten Holdings
    Top Ten Holdings % Assets
    Tencent Holdings Ltd 4.2
    Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing 3.3
    Samsung Electronics Co Ltd 2.8
    CSL Ltd 2.5
    SoftBank Group Corp 2.4
    HDFC Bank Ltd 2.1
    Ping An Insurance (Group) Co of China H 2.0
    AIA Group Ltd 1.9
    Bank Of China Ltd H 1.7
    Mitsubishi Corp 1.5
    % Assets
    Total % of Top Ten Holdings 24.2
    Total Number of Stock Holdings 132
    Total Number of Bond Holdings 0
    Total Number of Other Holdings 1
    Total Number of Holdings 133
    Equity Style
    P/B Ratio 1.6
    P/E Ratio 13.4
    Avg. Mkt Cap. $Bil 27.9
    Top Geographic Allocations
    % Assets
    Japan 36.2
    Asia (Emerging) 31.9
    Asia (Developed) 17.3
    Australia 8.7
    Canada 3.3
    United States 2.6
    Global Equity Sectors
    % Equity
    Financials 22.1
    Telecommunications Services 15.3
    Information Technology 13.9
    Consumer Discretionary 13.9
    Health Care 10.5
    Industrials 7.8
    Consumer Staples 7.1
    Utilities 3.7
    Energy 2.3
    Materials 1.4
    Real Estate 1.4
    Other 0.6

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