JPMorgan Asia Growth & Income PLC is a UK-based investment company. It was previously known as JPMorgan Asian Investment Trust PLC, and was founded in the year 1997. The headquarters of the company are situated in London, United Kingdom, and the company is listed and traded on the London Stock Exchange. The ultimate objective is to provide long-term capital growth. The company aims at building and maintaining a high quality and diversified portfolio that helps in maximizing the risk-adjusted returns for all stakeholders. It majorly invests in the quoted equities of the Asian Stock Markets, except the Japanese stock market. The policy regarding the financial leverage of the company works within a span of around 10% net cash to 20% geared in market conditions. The investments are made by the company in a wide range of sectors, which include information technology, communication services and staples, energy and utility, real estate, finance, healthcare, consumer discretionary, investment fund, basic materials, and communication services. JPMorgan Asia Growth & Income PLC has a substantial area of operation, which covers India, Pakistan, China, Hong Kong, Singapore, Vietnam, Thailand, Malaysia, Philippines, Taiwan, and Indonesia. The Alternative Investment Fund Manager of JPMorgan Asia Growth & Income PLC is JPMorgan Funds Limited.
The company focuses on the fast growing markets of Asia, and uses its long-term experience in the region to exploit the profitable opportunities offered by the emerging market. It invests in approximately 50 to 80 companies in the Asian stock market, which helps the company in creating a truly diversified portfolio and reduce the potential risk of losses. The key strength of the JPMorgan is the financial expertise of its highly skilled and professional workforce. It has over 1,000 investment professionals who use their knowledge to the best of their abilities and follow a research-driven approach to analyse the changing trends in the market and study the risks and returns from various investment opportunities to maximize the returns for all stakeholders. The company provides critical market insights to the investors and guides them in making the right and most profitable investment decisions.
The company follows a well-defined framework of corporate governance and is a member of Association of Investment Companies (AIC). It complies with the AIC Code of corporate governance which addresses all the principles of the UK Corporate Governance Code 2018. The company promotes the culture of integrity and accountability, and upholds its commitment towards financial transparency. It has separate committees for remuneration, management engagement etc. and follows strict policies regarding board diversity and gender pay gap. Apart from fulfilling its corporate responsibilities, the company also tries to fulfil its social as well as environmental responsibilities.
It focuses on responsible investments and sustainable business solutions and practices to reduce its carbon footprint and fight the menace of climate change. It complies with the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) to improve its climate-related reporting and implementation. It strives to generate maximum financial returns, while creating long-term value for the business as well as the people and the planet.
JPMorgan Asia Growth & Income plc 60 Victoria Embankment LONDON EC4Y 0JP United Kingdom GBR
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