The China Equity Fund seeks long-term capital appreciation.
The China Equity Fund will invest at least two-thirds of its total assets in equity securities of Chinese companies, including, without limitation, companies listed in Hong Kong (H-shares), Singapore (S-chips), Shanghai (A-shares) and Shenzhen (A-shares) and other global exchanges such as the U.S., U.K., or Canada. Equity exposure will be achieved directly through investment in equity securities and/or indirectly through participatory notes, equity linked notes and/or certificates.
The China Equity Fund may invest up to 15% of its total assets in China A shares issued by companies in the People’s Republic of China and listed on the People’s Republic of China stock exchanges. The China Equity Fund may use futures, forward contracts, options or swap agreements, as well as other derivatives, for hedging or efficient portfolio management purposes.