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2018 has been a difficult year for equity markets so far, and Asian equities suffered the most.
Asian equity markets lost between – 5 and – 8 % to date and Chinese equities lost 15 % since the beginning of the year.
We are pleased to report that AZUR ASIAN EQUITY FUND, the Asian equity fund that we advise has delivered a positive performance +5.77 % in the first 8 months of the year at a time where all its peers and benchmarks recorded negative performances.
Delivering positive performances in rising markets is normal.
Delivering positive performances in falling markets is where professional active management makes a difference.
The tables below show that AZUR ASIAN EQUITY FUND outperformed its benchmarks and comparable Equity Tracker Funds by +10 to +15 % over the first 8 months of the year and the major houses managed funds on Asia by 8.8 to 16.41 %.
Investment funds are highly regulated products that are administered by independent companies and verifies by independent auditors.
Their performances and their comparisons are the best indicator of the quality of their management.
January – August 2018
Since inception on November, 19th 2014
Over the 45 months since its inception, AZUR ASIAN EQUITY FUND delivered +29.57 % net to its investors, or 7.11 % net per annum.
AZUR ASIAN EQUITY FUND outperformed the MSCI Asia Pacific All Country Index by + 12.22 % and the MSCI Emerging Markets Index by +21.42 %.
In fact, over the past 45 months, AZUR ASIAN EQUITY FUND would have been a better investment than ANY world Index or Equity Tracker Fund.
The above information is provided for information purposes only. It is not a solicitation to Buy or SELL a security or to invest in any particular investment product. Past performance is not a guarantee of future performances.
AZUR ASIAN EQUITY is restricted to qualified investors and authorized for distribution in Liechtenstein, Switzerland and Lebanon.