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Chase Fleming Asset Management – FF-US Strategic Growth Fund

Wednesday, 15th November 2000.

Type: Sicav.

Aim: Growth by investing in a growth style biased portfolio of US companies.

Minimum investment: $5,000.

Place of registration: Luxemburg.

Investment split: Information technology 45 per cent, healthcare 19 per cent, consumer discretionary 14 per cent, industrials 8 per cent, financials 7 per cent, consumer staples 5 per cent, telecommunication services 1 per cent, cash 1 per cent.

Charges: Initial 5 per cent, annual 1.25 per cent.

Commission: Initial 3 per cent.

Tel: 0800 269843.


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