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M&G Japan Smaller Companies

Managed by

Johan du Preez

Johan du Preez graduated from Johannesburg University with a BA in economic sciences. He later attended Cape Town University where he graduated with a Masters degree in economics. Johan started his career as an actuarial consultant and joined Prudential Portfolio Managers in South Africa in 1998 as a fund manager. In 2006 he moved to Prudential Asset Management in Hong Kong where he currently manages the Pru Japanese Trust. Johan is a CFA Charterholder and is a member of the Institute of Actuaries and a member of the Association for Investment Management and Research.


The Fund invests wholly or predominantly in securities of smaller Japanese companies, the universe for which is the bottom third in terms of total market capitalisation of all publicly listed equity in Japan. When not wholly invested as above, the Fund may also invest in medium sized and larger companies in order to enhance its liquidity. Its sole objective is long term capital growth.

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Registered For Sale In

  1. Austria
  2. Belgium
  3. Chile
  4. Denmark
  5. Finland
  6. France
  7. Germany
  8. Greece
  9. Ireland
  10. Italy
  11. Korea
  12. Luxembourg
  13. Netherlands
  14. Norway
  15. Portugal
  16. Spain
  17. Sweden
  18. Switzerland
  19. Taiwan
  20. United Kingdom

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