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Principal Malaysia Opportunities Fund EPF MIS

Fund Performance

As at date : 31-05-2022
Fund
Year To Date Performance (%) 1Year (%) 3Year (%) 5year (%) Since Inception (%) NAV (MYR) Fund Size (million)
Principal Malaysia Opportunities Fund 0.66% 4.00% 19.82% 14.16% 444.23% 1.2229 54.81
Benchmark -1.42% -3.04% -5.17% -11.10% 146.74%
Benchmark : FTSE Bursa Malaysia Top 100 Index

Income Distribution History

Period Gross (Sen/ Unit) Annualised Yield (%)
Aug-2021 3.59 2.91
Aug-2020 3.64 3.24
Aug-2019 5.00 4.33

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

Principal Malaysia Opportunities Fund is an equity fund issued by Principal Malaysia. The Fund aims to grow the value of investments over the long-term through investment in Malaysian shares.

This is neither a capital protected nor capital guaranteed fund.

Fund is suitable for investors who :
  • have a long-term investment horizon;
  • do not require regular income from their investment;
  • seek capital appreciation over the long-term; and/or
  • can accept that investment returns may fluctuate significantly over the short-term and may even be negative.

Fund Details

Distribution Policy No distribution is expected to be paid, however, distribution, if any, will be incidental and will vary from period to period depending on interest rates,market conditions and the performance of the Fund.
 
Investment Time Horizon Recommended 5 years or more.
 
Initial Investment# Minimum MYR 500 or such other amount as the Manager may decide from time to time.

#The minimum initial investment for EPF-MIS shall be MYR1,000 or such other amount as determined by EPF. The list of funds that is allowed under the EPF-MIS approved fund will be updated on the website at www.principal.com.my or www.kwsp.gov.my as and when EPF revises the list. Alternatively, you may contact our Customer Care Centre at (03) 7723 7260 for further information.
 
Additional Investment MYR 200 or such other amount as the Manager may decide from time to time.
 
Cooling off period For first time investor investing with us or any of our distributors, 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. 

In addition, if you have invested via the EPF-MIS (where available), your cooling-off right is subject to EPF’s terms and conditions.
 
Minimum Withdrawal 400 units or such other unit amount as the Manager may decide from time to time.
 
Launch Date 12 March 1998.
 

Fund Partner

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Fund Fees

Application Fees* Up to 5.00% of the NAV per unit.

*If the Fund is an EPF-MIS approved fund and you have invested via EPF-MIS, you may be charged an Application Fee of up to 3.00% of the NAV per unit, or such other rate as the EPF may determine.
 
Annual Fees Management Fee: Up to 1.85% per annum of the NAV of the Fund.
Trustee Fee: Up to 0.08% per annum of the NAV of the Fund (includes local custodian fee but excludes foreign sub-custodian fees and charges (if any)) of the NAV of the Fund. 
 
Switching Fees Since switching is treated as a withdrawal from one (1) fund and an investment into another fund, you will be charged a Switching Fee equal to the difference (if any) between the Application Fees of these two (2) funds. Switching Fee will not be charged if the fund to be switched into has a lower Application Fee. In addition, the Manager imposes a MYR100 administrative fee for every switch made out of a Fund. The Manager also has the discretion to waive the Switching Fee and/or administrative fees.