Chisako Hardie

AXA Framlington Japan

FUNDS CURRENTLY MANAGED

  • AXA Framlington Japan

FUNDS PREVIOUSLY MANAGED

  • AXA Framlington Japan Smaller Companies
  • SWIP Japanese Smaller Companies

BIOGRAPHY
Chisako joined AXA Investment Managers in June 2006 and is the lead manager for the AXA Framlington Japan Fund. Before joining AXA Investment Managers, she was Investment Director for six years at Scottish Widows Investment Partnership. Between 1996 and 2000, she held the position of Assistant Director at Martin Currie Investment Management. She started her career as Investment Analyst, first at Scottish Provident (from 1991 to 1994) and then at Scottish Life (from 1994 to 1996).

Chisako holds a BA in Sociology from Keio University, Tokyo, and is also a Chartered Member of the Securities Analysts Association of Japan.

VERDICT
Overall, performing better than the peer group composite. Over a long track record, the manager has, period by period, consistently managed to outperform the peer group.

Good stockpicking has had a material positive impact on results, which have tended to be relatively better in a falling market.

ADDITIONAL COMMENTS
Chisako Hardie is an FE Alpha Manager who has maintained a consistently high alpha score over a proven track record in rising and falling markets.

KEY MEASUREMENTS OF PERFORMANCE vs. PEER GROUP COMPOSITE
Over performance vs Under performance %

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