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RWC Nissay Japan Focus B GBP

Ranked 82 out of 139 in - Japan over 12 months
All calculations are in GBP unless stated

Managed by

Yasuaki Kinoshita

Yasuaki Kinoshita has been responsible for shareholder engagement investment within the Japanese equity strategy at Nissay Asset Management since 2008, and has over 22 years' investment experience. Prior to joining Nissay Asset Management, Yasuaki was a global equity fund manager and analyst for Nippon Life's General Account in both Toyko and London. During this time he was seconded to Lehman Brothers International, following a stint in Foreign Exchange Management for Nippon Life Insurance Company. Yasuaki holds a B.A. in Economics from Osaka University and an MSc. in Financial Management from the University of London.


To provide superior long-term capital growth by investing primarily in equity securities issued by Japanese Companies. In order to meet the investment objective the Sub-Fund will be investing its assets (excluding cash and cash equivalents) primarily in equity and equity linked securities of companies that are organised under the laws of Japan, or have their registered office in Japan, or that derive the predominant part of their economic activities from Japan, even if listed elsewhere.

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Japan over : 31/03/2018 - 31/03/2019
  • Rank 82/139 Total Return
  • Rank 136/139 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 127/139 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Currency Loss
125 Matthews Asia Fds-Japan A Acc USD GBP


126 JPM Japan A Acc GBP


127 RWC Nissay Japan Focus B GBP GBP


128 Alma Eikoh Japan Large Cap Equity Fd I GBP Hdg C

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged



129 Fidelity Funds - Japan Aggressive I-ACC-JPY GBP


Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 31/03/2019 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2019 8.6%
2018 -10.4% 2.7% 5.0% 4.0% -20.0%
2017 27.6% 4.6% 3.6% 4.7% 12.5%
2016 17.1% 8.3% 17.4% 0.9% -8.7%
2015 -4.7% -0.1% 14.4%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. France
  2. Greece
  3. Italy
  4. Luxembourg
  5. Singapore
  6. Spain
  7. Switzerland
  8. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date30/03/2015
  • Share Class size01Mn
  • Base currencyGBP
  • ISIN LU1209894218

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment10Mn
  • Min. regular additional investment0


  • Annual management0.90%
  • Initial investment0.90%

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RWC Partners’ Tokyo partner Nissay Asset Management (NAM) hires Shinsuke Takarada as a senior portfolio manager to focus on corporate engagement.

Performance is for the period shown (month end to month end, bid/bid, gross income reinvested, calculated in the currency and currencies indicated).