Franklin LibertyQ AC Asia ex Japan UCITS ETF


The Fund invests in large and mid-capitalization stocks in Asia, excluding Japan, and seeks to track the performance of the LibertyQ AC Asia ex Japan Equity Index (the “Underlying Index”) as closely as possible. The Fund aims to replicate the Underlying Index by holding all of its securities in a similar proportion to their weighting in the Underlying Index. The holdings of the Underlying Index are selected from the MSCI AC Asia ex Japan Index (the “Investment Universe”), using a transparent multi-factor selection process that applies four investment style factors (quality, value, momentum and low volatility).

Access to High Quality Stocks in Asia, excluding Japan

The fund provides broad exposure to high quality companies in Asia, excluding Japan, targeting potential for strong risk-adjusted returns.

Built on Active Insights

With over 70 years of history in fundamental research, our methodology provides targeted exposure to strategically weighted factors with an emphasis on quality.

In Pursuit of Better Investment Outcomes

Our deliberate multi-factor approach to index construction, emphasizing both factor definitions and weights, is designed to help investors seek strong risk-adjusted returns over the long-term.


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Dina Ting, CFA®

  • California, United States
  • Years Of Experience: 24

Lorenzo Crosato, CFA®

  • London, United Kingdom
  • Years Of Experience: 21

What are the Key Risks?

The value of shares in the Fund and income received from it can go down as well as up and investors may not get back the fullamount invested.
Performance may also be affected by currency fluctuations. Currency fluctuations may affect the value of overseas investments.
There is no guarantee that the Fund will meet its objective. For full details of all the risks applicable to this Fund, please refer to the “Risk Considerations” section of the current prospectus of Franklin LibertyShares ICAV.

  • The Fund intends to track the performance of the Underlying Index which is typically comprised of around 150 stocks selected from the MSCI AC Asia ex Japan Index. Such assets have historically been subject to price movements due to such factors as general stock market volatility, changes in the financial outlook or fluctuations in currency markets. As a result, the performance of the Fund can fluctuate considerably over time.
  • Other significant risks include: counterparty risk, currency risk, derivatives risk, emerging markets risk, index related risk, secondary markettrading risk.