Objective
To provide Shareholders with an attractive return on their investment, predominantly though long-term capital appreciation, by investing primarily in listed South Korean preferred shares.
Management group
Weiss Asset Management
Launch date
14/05/2013
Domicile
Guernsey
Fund manager
Andrew Weiss, Ethan Lim
Dividend frequency
Annually
Wind-up provisions
Unless it has already been determined that the Company will be wound up, every two years after the Realisation Date, the Directors will propose further realisation opportunities for Shareholders who have not previously elected to realise their Ordinary Shares using a similar mechanism used in the previously announced Realisation Opportunity. The next Realisation Opportunity will take place in 2025.
Market Cap (m) Total assets (m) Price (last close) NAV Discount / premium (%) Gearing (%) Dividend yield (%) Dividend dates Ongoing charge (%)
122.25 122.39 176.50 176.70 -0.11 0 3.03 Jun 2.04 (31/12/2022)
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Dividends

Dividends declared in last 12 months

Ex-Dividend date Payment date Dividend amount Dividend type Special dividend Financial year
09/05/2023 09/06/2023 5.352 Income No 2022
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Performance (%)

Return type 1 year 3 years 5 years 10 years
Weiss Korea Opportunity Fund Share price total return -6.4 -26.4 32.9 85.3
Country Specialist AIC sector Share price total return 5.7 6.0 39.7 228.7
Morningstar Korea * Total return 8 -12 22.6 81.4
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Share structure

Number of shares
69,265,582

Traded volumes (number of shares)

  Yesterday 1 month 1 year 5 years
Total 14,598 735,995 9,309,406 82,934,445
Average N/A 34,118 37,000 65,624
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Traded values (m)

  Yesterday 1 month 1 year 5 years
Total 0.03 1.16 15.94 170.35
Average N/A 0.05 0.06 0.13
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Trading details

ISIN TIDM Traded currency Stock exchange
GG00B933LL68 WKOF GBX London Stock Exchange - AIM
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