Nippon India Taiwan Equity Fund NFO Review


Nippon India has launched Taiwan Equity Fund. This NFO is open for subscription from November 22, 2021 to December 6, 2021. It is an open ended multi cap strategy fund with Taiwan centric theme. This fund is the benchmark TAIEX Index. This index has outperformed the S&P BSE 500 in the last 10+ years.

INVESTMENT OBJECTIVE

The primary investment objective of scheme is to provide long term capital appreciation to investors by primarily investing in equity and equity related securities of companies listed on the recognized stock exchanges of Taiwan and the secondary objective is to generate consistent returns by investing in debt and money market securities of India.

However, there can be no assurance or guarantee that the investment objective of the scheme will be achieved.

INVESTMENT STRATEGIES?

The investment strategy of the fund would be to create a diversified portfolio of companies participating in the growth oriented sectors of Taiwan and are listed on recognized stock exchanges of Taiwan. The Fund will invest in companies across market capitalization. The investment philosophy would be a blend of top down and bottom up approach without any extreme sector bias. The sectors would be mainly assessed on their growth potential in the mid and long term. On the other hand, companies within the selected sectors would be analyzed taking into account the business fundamentals like nature and stability of business, potential for future growth and scalability, sales volume, earning performance, corporate image, company’s financial strength and track record etc.

SCHEME BENCHMARK

Taiwan Capitalization Weighted Stock Index (TAIEX)

The Taiwan Stock Exchange Capitalization Weighted Stock Index (TAIEX) measures the performance of aggregate listed stocks on Taiwan Stock Exchange (TWSE). TAIEX is the most prominent benchmark of the Taiwan securities market.

Asset Allocation

Instruments

Minimum

Maximum

Risk Profile

Equity and Equity related Instruments listed on the recognized stock exchanges of Taiwan

80%

100%

Medium to High

Debt & Money Market Instruments

0%

20%

Low to Medium

NFO Details

Scheme Opens

22-Nov-21

Scheme Closes

06-Dec-21

Scheme reopens for continuous purchase/sale

17-Dec-21

Minimum Lumpsum

Rs 500

Minimum SIP

Rs 1,000 for 6 months

NAV of the fund

Rs 10 during NFO period

Entry Load

Nil

Exit Load

1% if redeemed within 3 months

Benchmark

Taiwan Capitalization Weighted Stock Index (TAIEX)

Fund Manager

Ms. Kinjal Desai

Performance over last 10 years

CY

TAIEX (INR)

S&P BSE 500

2021 YTD*

18.20%

30.90%

2020

33.80%

16.10%

2019

28.40%

​8.50%

2018

-2.80%

3.20%

2017

18.00%

35.90

2016

16.30%

4.40%

2015

-9.90%

-0.80%

2014

3.80%