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Audience

Literature

  • M&G Asian Fund - GBP - A Inc - Costs and charges illustration PDF
  • M&G Asian Fund - GBP - A Inc - Key Investor Information Document (UK) PDF
  • M&G Asian Fund - Annual Short Report PDF
  • M&G Asian Fund - Interim Short Report PDF
  • M&G Investment Funds (1) - Instrument of Incorporation PDF
  • M&G Investment Funds (1) - Interim Long Report PDF
  • M&G Investment Funds (1) - Annual Long Report PDF
  • M&G Investment Funds (1) - Prospectus PDF

Fund team

Fund manager tenure from 02/12/2019
David Perrett was appointed deputy fund manager of M&G Japan Fund and M&G Japan Smaller Companies Fund in September 2019, after joining M&G as Co-Head of Asian Investment with 28 years of investment experience. In December 2019, David was appointed fund manager of the M&G Asian Fund. He was previously with Oxford-based Port Meadow Capital Management, a boutique investment firm he co-founded with Carl Vine in 2014. Prior to that, he was a Managing Director and Senior Portfolio Manager with UBS, specialising in investing capital across the Asia Pacific region and was based in Hong Kong. David also served as Chief Investment Officer, Life and Institutional for Prudential Asset Management (Hong Kong), having begun his career with Prudential (London) in 1991. David holds a Bachelor of Science, Economics from the London School of Economics and a Master of Science from the University of London.
Carl Vine was appointed fund manager of M&G Japan Fund and M&G Japan Smaller Companies Fund in September 2019 after joining M&G as Co-Head of Asian Investment, with 22 years of investment experience. In December 2019, he was appointed deputy fund manager of the M&G Asian Fund. Carl co-founded Oxford-based Port Meadow Capital Management, a boutique investment firm, in 2014. Prior to that, he worked as a Managing Director and Portfolio Manager for SAC Capital Advisors in Hong Kong and was the Asian-based member of their global investment committee. Before that, Carl was a Managing Director at UBS in Hong Kong, where he invested proprietary capital across Asia and Japan, and a Principal for TPG-Axon Capital. He began his career with Prudential Portfolio Managers in London, before relocating to Tokyo to open Prudential’s Japan office. Carl holds a Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Politics, Philosophy & Economics from Oxford University.
Robert Secker joined M&G in 2010 as an investment specialist covering both the multi-asset funds and the UK income funds before joining the Emerging Markets team in January 2011. He previously worked for T Rowe Price for 10 years, most recently as an investment specialist, focusing on emerging market equities. He graduated from Portsmouth University with a BA (Honours) in financial services. Robert is a CFA charterholder.

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