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Comgest Growth China EUR Acc

Ranked 14 out of 32 in - Greater China over 12 months
All calculations are in CHF unless stated

Managed by

Jasmine Kang

Jasmine Kang joined Comgest’s Hong Kong office in 2014 and is a portfolio manager and analyst specialising in Greater China equities. With over 10 years of investment experience, Kang was named co-lead of the China strategy in 2015. She started her career in 2005 with BNP Paribas Investment Partners, where she focused on Chinese, Korean and Indian equities before joining China Everbright Asset Management in 2010 as investment director responsible for China onshore and offshore equity research and investment. Kang graduated from Shanghai University of Finance and Economics with a master’s degree in international economics and is a CFA charterholder.

David Raper

David Raper joined Comgest in 2002 as an analyst and portfolio manager and is today managing director of Comgest Far East Limited. He is a lead portfolio manager of Comgest’s Asia Pacific ex Japan strategy and team manager of the firm’s Asia ex Japan equity investment team, responsible for the management of the portfolio managers and analysts covering the region. Prior to joining Comgest, Raper worked in Hong Kong for ING Barings covering Asian equities between 1999 and 2001. Raper is a CFA charterholder and graduated from the University of Canterbury (New Zealand) with a Bachelor's degree in economics and a second major in marketing.

Baijing Yu

Baijing Yu joined Comgest’s Hong Kong office in 2011 and is a portfolio manager and analyst specialising in Greater China equities. Baijing was named a co‐lead portfolio manager of the Comgest Growth Greater China fund in 2014. A native Mandarin speaker, she started her career in 2007 as an investment banking analyst of the TMT sector at the Royal Bank of Scotland in New York and then Hong Kong, where she covered global private equity firms in the Asian Pacific region. In 2010 she joined Bank of America Merrill Lynch as a senior analyst, then associate, covering the Asia TMT sector. Baijing holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from the University of Michigan (Ann Arbor).


The investment objective of the China Fund is to create a professionally managed portfolio consisting primarily of what, in the opinion of the Investment Manager, are high quality long-term growth companies having their headquarters or carrying out their predominant activities in China.

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Greater China over : 30/09/2017 - 30/09/2018

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 30/09/2018 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2018 -2.0% 1.7% -7.2%
2017 40.9% 10.4% 6.0% 9.2% 10.3%
2016 8.4% -7.3% 3.7% 13.2% -0.4%
2015 3.2% 4.8% 3.3% -14.6% 11.6%
2014 31.1% -3.3% 6.2% 11.8% 14.2%
2013 3.6% -1.0% -2.6% 4.7% 2.7%
2012 19.5% 12.4% -4.6% 4.7% 6.5%
2011 -24.6% -5.0% -7.0% -20.4% 7.3%
2010 4.2% 2.8% -3.7% 6.7% -1.4%
2009 58.0% 6.7% 22.0% 10.1% 10.3%
2008 -49.4% -24.3% -3.0% -12.4% -21.5%
2007 32.7% 0.2% 17.3% 17.7% -4.1%
2006 30.0% 11.1% -5.4% 7.6% 15.0%
2005 22.8% 4.2% 9.7% 4.1% 3.2%
2004 2.5% 7.2% -6.8% 3.5% -0.9%
2003 52.8% 6.2% 15.9% 13.7% 9.2%
2002 9.3% 17.7% -0.1% -10.5% 3.9%
2001 -23.9% 13.8%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Asset Allocation



Top 10 Holdings

Stock Size
China Life Insurance Co Ltd ORD 5.74%
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd ORD 5.17%
SAIC Motor Corp Ltd ORD 4.95%
Ping An Insurance Group Co of China Ltd ORD 4.71%
China Resources Gas Group Ltd ORD 4.50%
Zhengzhou Yutong Bus Co Ltd ORD 4.31%
EUR Cash 4.13%
ANTA Sports Products Ltd ORD 4.10%
3SBio Inc ORD 3.85%
SoftBank Group Corp DR 3.82%

Registered For Sale In

  1. Austria
  2. Belgium
  3. Finland
  4. France
  5. Germany
  6. Ireland
  7. Italy
  8. Luxembourg
  9. Netherlands
  10. Portugal
  11. Singapore
  12. Sweden
  13. Switzerland
  14. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date11/04/2001
  • Share Class size84Mn
  • Base currencyEUR
  • ISIN IE0030351732

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment50
  • Min. regular additional investment0


  • Annual management1.50%

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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).