Launches & Closures

Sloane Robinson adds Asian UCITS fund via DB platform

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Deutsche Bank and Sloane Robinson have launched a UCITS-compliant version of Sloane Robinson’s flagship Asia Fund – the second UCITS-compliant strategy launched by the global equity investment management firm.

The UCITS fund, called DB Platinum Sloane Robinson Asia, was launched on Deutsche Bank’s Platinum platform in May. The fund is managed by Richard Chenevix-Trench and Jonathan Barnett and follows the same strategy as Sloane Robinson Asia, modified where needed to comply with UCITS regulations.

Sloane Robinson Asia was launched in January 1994 and has a compound annualised return of 17.2% over more than 17 years in operation, against