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BL Equities Japan

Equity fund

Data as of 30/01/2023

Risk level

Recommended investment horizon : > 10 years


Average annual performance since launch 10,79 %

Performance as at 30/01/2023

202010,34 %
20212,90 %
2022-8,31 %
Since 01/01/20234,29 %
Over the last 12 months3,51 %
Over 3 years11,77 %
Since launch228,26 %
Asset breakdown
Equities97,63 %
Cash2,37 %
Breakdown by currency
JPY85,24 %
EUR10,24 %
USD4,19 %
CHF0,33 %
Main positions
Nichirei Corp2,98 %
Keyence Corp2,74 %
MatsukiyoCocokara + Co2,59 %
Itochu Techno Solutions Corp CTC2,52 %
Japan Exchange Group Inc2,44 %


Investment objective and policy

The fund’s objective is to generate long-term capital gains by investing in quality Japanese companies that have a sustainable competitive advantage and a solid ESG (environmental, social and governance) profile. It aims to generate higher risk-adjusted returns than its benchmark universe over a full market cycle. A minimum of 30% of the fund’s assets will be invested in sustainable assets. Alongside these financial objectives, environmental, social and governance performance targets for the portfolio have been set and are regularly monitored. The fund manager implements an active, long-term strategy based on solid convictions.

General information

Net Asset Value 
Calculated Every business day
NAV class B capitalisation shares (30/01/2023)23 438,00 JPY
NAV class A distribution shares (30/01/2023)26 471,00 JPY
CODESISIN capitalisation code : LU0578148453
ISIN distribution code : LU0578147992
WKN capitalisation code : A1H541
WKN distribution code : A1H54Y
Net assets (million)85 586,46 JPY
Launch date28/06/2011

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