Asian equity ex-Japan struggles through late October


By Hannah Walsh

The Asian equity excluding Japan sector was the worst performing sector for the week ending 26 October 2012 with a median loss of 1.72%, according to figures reported to the Absolute UCITS database.

Funds in the sector include Tiburon Taipan and Tiburon Taurus Funds, which were down 2.55% and 1.75% respectively.

The portfolios are managed by London-based Mark Fleming and Mark Martyrossian – year-to-date to the end September 2012 the Taipan portfolio was up 13.15%, while the Taurus fund was up 3.72% during the same period.

The worst performing fund during the reporting period was