Principal Islamic Malaysia Opportunities Fund (formerly known as CIMB Islamic Al-Azzam Equity Fund) EPF MIS

Fund Performance

As at date : 31-05-2021
Fund
Year To Date Performance (%) 1Year (%) 3Year (%) 5year (%) Since Inception (%) NAV (MYR) Fund Size (million)
Principal Islamic Malaysia Opportunities Fund (formerly known as CIMB Islamic Al-Azzam Equity Fund) 0.07% 16.83% 10.91% 16.90% 41.31% 0.2720 119.74
Benchmark -2.94% 6.22% 4.90% 7.13% 13.01%
Benchmark : FTSE Bursa Malaysia EMAS Shariah Index

Income Distribution History

Period Gross (Sen/ Unit) Annualised Yield (%)
Apr-2021 0.88 2.99
Apr-2020 0.49 2.20
Apr-2018 2.30 7.33
Apr-2016 2.20 7.39

Disclaimer : Annualised yield is calculated as the most recent monthly dividend distribution multiplied by the Fund’s dividend frequency and divided by the latest NAV.

Unit Split History

General Information

The Fund is a Shariah-compliant equity fund issued by Principal Malaysia. The Fund aims to achieve consistent capital growth over the medium to long-term.

This is neither a capital protected nor capital guaranteed fund.

Fund is suitable for investors who: 
  • have a medium-term to long-term investment horizon;
  • want a portfolio of investments that adhere to Shariah principles;
  • want a diversified portfolio that includes Shariah-compliant equities and Sukuk; and/or
  • seek capital appreciation over medium to long-term.

 

Fund Details

Distribution Policy Given its investment objective, the Fund is not expected to pay any distribution. However, distribution, if any, will be incidental and will vary from period to period depending on the interest rates*, market conditions and the performance of the Fund.

*Note: The Fund does not invest in interest bearing instruments; the interest rate referred herein is to the general interest rate of the country, which may affect the value of the investments of the Fund.
 
Initial Investment Minimum RM500 or such other amount as the Manager may decide from time to time.
 
Additional Investment RM200 or or such other amount as the Manager may decide from time to time.
 
Cooling off period For first time investor investing with us, you have six (6) Business Days from the date the completed application is received and accepted by us or our Distributors) to reconsider its appropriateness and suitability for your investment needs. Within this period, you may withdraw your investment at the same NAV per unit when the units were purchased. We will refund the investment amount including the Application Fee (if any) to you within ten (10) calendar days from the day we receive the complete documentations. Please note that the cooling-off right is only given to first time investor investing with us. However, Principal Malaysia’s staff and person(s) registered with a body approved by the SC to deal in unit trust are not entitled to the cooling-off right.

If the Fund is an EPF-MIS approved fund and you have invested via EPF-MIS, your cooling-off right is subject to EPF’s terms and conditions.
 
Minimum Withdrawal 800 units or such other number of units as the Manager may decide from time to time.
 
Launch Date 1 August 2012

Fund Partner

  • Affin Bank Berhad
  • AmBank (M) Berhad
  • AmBank Islamic Berhad
  • AmInvestment Bank Berhad
  • Bank Kerjasama Rakyat Malaysia Berhad
  • CIMB Bank Berhad
  • CIMB Investment Bank - Retail Equities
  • CIMB Islamic Bank Berhad
  • CIMB Private Banking
  • Citibank Berhad
  • Principal Distributors
  • Hong Leong Bank Berhad
  • HSBC Amanah Malaysia Berhad
  • HSBC Bank Malaysia Berhad
  • IFAST Capital Sdn Bhd
  • Kenanga Investment Bank Berhad
  • Kuwait Finance House (Malaysia) Berhad
  • OCBC Al-Amin Bank Berhad
  • OCBC Bank (Malaysia) Berhad
  • Phillip Mutual Berhad
  • RHB Bank Berhad
  • Standard Chartered Bank (Malaysia) Berhad
  • United Overseas Bank (Malaysia) Bhd
  • UOB Kay Hian Securities (M) Sdn Bhd

Click here to know more about our fund partner(s). 

Fund Fees

Application Fees Principal Distributor : Up to 6.50% of the NAV per unit.

IUTAs : Up to 5.50% of the NAV per unit.
 
Annual Fees Management Fee: Up to 1.50% per annum of the NAV of the Fund.

Trustee Fee: Up to 0.05% per annum includes local custodian fee but excludes foreign sub-custodian fees and charges (if any) of the NAV of the Fund.
 
Switching Fees Switching is treated as a withdrawal from the Fund and an investment into another Principal Malaysia's Fund, you will be charged a Switching Fee equal to the difference (if any) between the Application Fees of these two (2) funds. The Manager may impose a RM100 administrative fee for every switch.