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Skandia Investment Management – Asian Equity Fund

Skandia Investment Management – Asian Equity Fund

Offshore Oeic

Aim: Growth by investing in Asian equities and the equities of companies based elsewhere with a significant part of their assets or business in Asia excluding Japan

Minimum investment: Lump sum £1,000, euro 1,000, $1,000

Investment split: 35.48% China, 15.97%  Republic of South Korea, 12.62% Australia, 9.57% Taiwan, 8.58% Hong Kong, 5.13% India, 3.63% Indonesia, 2.86% Malaysia, 2.54% Thailand, 1.37% Macau, 2.25% other

Place of registration: Dublin

Charges: Initial up to 6.25%, annual 1.5%

Commission: Subject to negotiation

Contact: www.skandiaglobalfunds.com

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