Equity Funds

Time is still on the side of the Thai bull run

Timothy Teo says investors have been locking in their gains from the Amundi fund, a top performing Thai equity fund that has risen 38 per cent in a year. Photo: Edmond So

Timothy Teo runs a Thai equity fund that is one of the five best performing equity funds sold in Hong Kong. Indeed, four of the top five equity funds sold in Hong Kong are focused on Thai stocks, according to Lipper, a data firm.

Monday, 20 May, 2013, 4:18am

MPF back in profit as markets rally

MPF retirement funds reported average profits of 1.9 per cent in April, following on from losses in both February and March. Photo: K. Y. Cheng

The Mandatory Provident Fund, covering 2.5 million employees in the city, returned to profit in April after recording two consecutive months of losses. Analysts attributed it to the recent worldwide stock market rally and predicted retirement funds would deliver stable returns in the coming months as many countries around the globe adopt loose monetary policies to boost their economies.

4 May 2013 - 4:53am

Real estate, Thailand, Philippines and high-yield funds are performing well

Gold bars at the Zlatarna Celje in Celje, Slovenia. Gold has slumped almost 30 per cent since its peak in September 2011. Photo: Reuters

If you are looking to invest, you might be wondering what are the top performing funds? We can answer that. Using data from research firm Lipper, we list the best funds available in Hong Kong, ranked by returns net of fees, over the 12 months to February.

22 Apr 2013 - 2:28am