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PMB INVESTMENT'S AGGRESIVE FUND POSTED AN OUTSTANDING 22% RETURNS
PMB Shariah Aggressive Fund (PMB SAF), one of the Shariah-compliant equity unit trust funds managed by PMB Investment Berhad (PMB Investment), posted a notable 21.7% returns over the 12.5 months period ended 31 July 2014. This is a better performance compared to the 7.40% increase on its benchmark FBM Shariah Index during the same period. The net asset value (NAV) per unit of PMB SAF rose to RM0.5984 (cum-income distribution) on 31 July 2014 from RM0.4917 on 15 July 2013 (ex-income distribution).
PMB Investment has also declared an income distribution of 6.0 sen per unit for PMB SAF. With the income distribution, which represents a 12.20% yield over the Fund’s NAV a year ago, the NAV per unit of the fund was adjusted to RM0.5384 (ex-income distribution) on 31 July 2014. All unit holders of the Fund on the register at the close of 31 July 2014 were entitled to the distribution in the form of new units.
PMB SAF was re-launched in May 2005 as a Shariah-compliant fund and opened to all races. It was previously known as Kumpulan Modal Bumiputera Yang Keenam, launched in 1972, at that time only for Bumiputera investors.
It is an equity growth fund, suitable for investors who seek capital return at a higher level risk. The Fund invests primarily in a diversified portfolio among any of the top 250 Shariah-compliant listed companies in terms of market capitalization.
PMB Investment Berhad, formerly known as ASM Investment Services Berhad, is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Pelaburan MARA Berhad, one of the pioneers in the nation’s unit trust management industry. PMB Investment Berhad manages only Shariah-compliant funds, currently managing 10 equity unit trust funds, 2 mixed asset unit trust funds, a cash management unit trust fund, a wholesale income fund, a closed-end principal protected fund and several discretionary equity portfolios.
For more information, please contact :
Head of Marketing
PMB Investment Berhad (formerly known as ASM Investment Services Berhad)
No. 1A, Jalan Lumut
Tel : 03 - 4145 3966
Fax : 03 - 4145 3901
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