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BMO Asian Growth and Income Fund Advisor Ser

Asia Pacific ex-Japan Equity

As Of: Apr 30, 2021

Fund Objective

This fund's objective is to provide income and capital appreciation by investing in a diversified portfolio comprised of U.S. dollar-denominated convertible securities and higher yielding equity securities of Asian companies. The fund's primary emphasis is the Asian Tiger countries (Asia excluding Japan). Due to its convertible bond component, the portfolio allows conservative investors to participate in the upside potential of Asian equities.

Asset Allocation

Asset Percent
International Equity 80.07%
Foreign Corporate Bonds 9.19%
Cash and Equivalents 4.85%
US Equity 3.02%
Income Trust Units 2.87%

Sector Allocation

Sector Percent
Technology 27.12%
Consumer Goods 19.08%
Financial Services 14.24%
Real Estate 9.46%
Fixed Income 9.19%
Other 20.91%

Geo Allocation

Region Percent
Asia 81.81%
North America 14.05%
Europe 3.13%
Multi-National 1.02%
Other -0.01%

Top Holdings

Name Percent
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd 7.54%
Tencent Holdings Ltd 5.90%
CAD Currency 4.29%
Samsung Electronics Co Ltd 4.16%
AIA Group Ltd 3.91%
Macquarie Korea Infrastructure Fund 2.27%
Techtronic Industries Co Ltd 2.25%
Housing Development Finance Corp Ltd 2.14%
United Overseas Bank Ltd 1.90%
NetEase Inc - ADR 1.88%

Category

Asia Pacific ex-Japan Equity

General Info

Inception Date Aug 25, 2003
MER 2.60%
Total Assets
(in millions)
$192.48

UL Fees

Wave 33 or later
Life Dimensions (Low Fees) 0.75%
Life Dimensions 2.00%
Wealth Dimensions 0.75%
Wave 32 or earlier (2016 or earlier)
Life Dimensions 2.25%
Life Dimensions (Low Fees) 1.00%
UL Investment Loan Plan 2.25%
Ultimate Dimension 0.50%

Fund Management Company

BMO Investments Inc.

Investment Style

This investment's style box characteristics are Large Growth.

Fund Growth

Period

Growth Summary

Table below lists the current growth and return for an investment of $10,000 at the fund's inception:

Investment Value $31,800.92
Rate of Return +218.01%
Values over period specified.

Legend

BMO Asian Growth and Income Fund Advisor Ser

Dow Jones Asia/Pacific ex-Japan Index TR (C$)


Performance

1 Mth 3 Mth 6 Mth YTD 1 Yr 3 Yr 5 Yr 10 Yr Inception
Fund -0.7 -2.6 9.2 -0.3 21.1 5.8 6.0 6.1 6.8
Dow Jones Asia/Pacific ex-Japan Index TR (C$) 1.0 -0.6 14.9 2.7 34.1 8.4 13.2 9.1 -
Quartile 1 3 4 4 4 4 4 4 -

Calendar Performance

2020 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011
Fund 12.3 10.3 -4.9 11.5 -2.9 10.2 6.7 9.3 21.9 -10.1
Dow Jones Asia/Pacific ex-Japan Index TR (C$) 20.3 13.2 -6.4 27.4 2.6 10.1 12.7 12.0 19.0 -15.2
Quartile 4 4 1 4 2 3 4 2 1 1

Volatility

Volatility: 4

Risk vs. Return

Period

BMO Asian Growth and Income Fund Advisor Ser

Median

Other - Asia Pacific ex-Japan Equity

Risk & Tax Efficiency

3 Yr 5 Yr 10 Yr
Standard Deviation 11.04 10.01 9.60
Beta 0.76 0.75 0.64
Alpha -0.01 -0.04 0.00
R-Squared 0.93 0.86 0.78
Sharpe Ratio 0.47 0.54 0.58
Sortino Ratio 0.28 0.33 0.36
Treynor 0.07 0.07 0.09
Tax Efficiency 90.62 90.60 92.62

Category

Asia Pacific ex-Japan Equity

General Info

Inception Date Aug 25, 2003
MER 2.60%
Total Assets
(in millions)
$192.48

UL Fees

Wave 33 or later
Life Dimensions (Low Fees) 0.75%
Life Dimensions 2.00%
Wealth Dimensions 0.75%
Wave 32 or earlier (2016 or earlier)
Life Dimensions 2.25%
Life Dimensions (Low Fees) 1.00%
UL Investment Loan Plan 2.25%
Ultimate Dimension 0.50%

Fund Management Company

BMO Investments Inc.

Investment Style

This investment's style box characteristics are Large Growth.