Henderson Far East Income (HFEL)

Business description

Henderson Far East Income aims to provide investors with a high level of dividends and capital appreciation over the long term, from a diversified portfolio of investments traded on the Pacific, Australasian, Japanese and Indian stock markets (Asia Pacific region). The fund is classified by the AIC in the Asia Pacific ex-Japan category and, while it does not have a benchmark, sees the FTSE All-World Asia Pacific ex-Japan index as providing the most appropriate comparator. While the fund does hold Japanese investments, they are not expected to be a substantial part of total assets.

Stock data

Market cap.£455.6m
Last close383.50p
High / Low (52 weeks)388.2p / 326.0p
Stock market listingLN, NZ
Forecast net debt (m)N/A
Forecast gearing ratio (%)N/A
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Company news

Is The Needle Ready to Move For Henderson Far East Income Limited (HFEL.L) Shares?

Mon, 23 Oct 2017 12:11:15 GMT

Henderson Far East Income Limited (HFEL.L): A Look at Recent Performance

Mon, 23 Oct 2017 00:11:15 GMT

Henderson Far East Income Limited (HFEL.L)'s MFI Reading Under The Lens

Mon, 23 Oct 2017 23:37:30 GMT

Shares Running on Volume: Henderson Far East Income Limited (HFEL.L)

Mon, 23 Oct 2017 19:01:13 GMT

Is Henderson Far East Income's 6.3% yield too good to be true?

Wed, 14 Oct 2015 10:58:11 GMT

Investment summary

Henderson Far East Income (HFEL) is a relatively concentrated portfolio of 40-60 Asian equities, aiming to generate high income with the potential of long-term capital growth. Since February 2007, HFEL has been managed by Michael Kerley. Against a backdrop of the recent rebound in Asian stock markets, he suggests that the attraction of income from Asian equities has not diminished even though he believes investors have been focusing on growth rather than income. HFEL’s 5.7% dividend yield is the highest in its peer group. Having traded at a modest discount for part of 2016, HFEL has returned to trading at a premium.

Last updated on 15/05/2017

Key management

Mike Kerley, Fund manager

Company address

IFC1
The Esplanade,
St. Helier
Jersey
JE1 4BP
United Kingdom
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