Launched in 2005, the Schroder Oriental Income Fund aims to provide income and capital growth by investing in Asia Pacific companies (including Australia and New Zealand) that offer attractive yields and growing dividend payments. With a current dividend yield of 3.9%, the trust has also offered consistent growth in its own dividends since launch and is one of the AIC’s ‘Next Generation Dividend Heroes’.
What’s covered in this podcast:
- The regulatory issues in China
- The impact China’s zero-Covid policy is having on the domestic and international markets
- Which investment opportunities there are in developed and developing Asia
- Why Southern Asia is doing better than Northern Asia
Inflation in Asia
- How global inflation could impact Asian exports
- Why wage increases are not coming through in Asia
- If dividend growth can keep up with inflation
- The outlook for dividends in Asia
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