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The new domicile for LHV Persian Gulf Fund shall be Luxembourg

26 February 2015

In order to improve the accessibility of LHV Persian Gulf Fund for foreign investors, the new domicile of the fund is going to be Luxembourg. The investment management function of the fund portfolio remains in Estonia and re-domiciliation is not going to have any material impact on current investors. LHV Persian Gulf Fund offers an opportunity otherwise unique in Europe to invest into companies listed on the equity markets of…

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International Finance Magazine award for LHV Persian Gulf Fund

26 November 2014

LHV Persian Gulf Fund was awarded the title of Fastest Growing GCC Equity Fund by the International Finance Magazine. LHV Asset Management was also recognized as the Best Fund Management Company in Estonia.  Fund Manager Joel Kukemelk and CEO of LHV Asset Management Mihkel Oja received the titles at the award ceremony held in London on November 18th. According to Oja the recognition was delightful. “LHV has been investing in…

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Middle East’s largest stock market set to open

3 September 2014

So far, foreign investors have not been able to invest directly into Saudi Arabian stock market. However, this year there have been positive signs that in the first half of 2015, one of the biggest closed stock markets will finally be accessible for foreign capital. Asset managers that are located outside the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) area have been waiting for this since 2008, when foreign investors got an opportunity…

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Foreign investors go long on GCC equity

7 July 2014

LHV Persian Gulf Fund’s fund manager’s opinionated article about foreign investors views and thoughts regarding GCC markets was published in Zawya Financial portal on June 2nd, 2014. You can access the full article “Foreign investors go long on GCC equity” from this link.

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LHV Persian Gulf Fund chosen as “Best Equity GCC Fund” second year in a row

9 June 2014

Press release 09.06.14 Zawya Thomson Reuters awarded the title of “Best Equity GCC Fund of 2013” second year in a row to LHV Persian Gulf Fund. The title was presented during an awards gala on June 1st held in Dubai. According to LHV Persian Gulf Fund’s fund manager Joel Kukemelk, winning the title shows that it is possible to achieve world-class level in Estonian financial landscape. “As fund manager I…

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Amendment of the Prospectus

21 May 2014

AS LHV Varahaldus hereby notifies of amendments to the Prospectus and the Key Investor Information Document of LHV Persian Gulf Fund. Amendments to the Prospectus come into effect as of June 1, 2014. The amended documents are available on the hereby website. The reference to the additional cut-off time when submitting subscription and redemption orders for Class B Units via AS LHV Pank has been removed. Information on the members…

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LHV Persian Gulf Fund manager among Citywire list of top 20 outperforming managers of 2013

14 February 2014

Citywire has picked 20 sectors globally where the manager posted most notable returns in 2013. The list of best performers was made up of those posting the strongest outperformance relative to the average manager in ther sector. The manager listed was the strongest performer in their respective sector. LHV Persian Gulf Fund manager Joel Kukemelk came in this elite list of Citywire’s top 20 outperforming managers of 2013 to a…

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LHV Persian Gulf Fund’s fund manager Joel Kukemelk awarded top Citywire AAA rating

20 January 2014

Press release January 20th, 2014 We are pleased to announce that in January 2014 Citywire initiated LHV Persian Gulf Fund’s fund manager Joel Kukemelk with the maximum Citywire AAA rating. Only 165 fund managers – less than 2% – out of 9000+ different fund managers tracked by Citywire have achieved the top Citywire AAA rating. Citywire launched its fund manager ratings more than 10 years ago and is the only…

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LHV Persian Gulf Fund was awarded the title of “Best Equity GCC Fund”

9 May 2013

Press release LHV Persian Gulf Fund was awarded the title of “Best Equity GCC Fund” Zawya Thomson Reuters recognised LHV Persian Gulf Fund as the “Best Equity GCC Fund Of 2012”. The prestigious award ceremony was held in Ritz-Carlton on April 24th in Dubai and it was attended by over 150 well-known regional investors, company leaders and asset managers. Four different characteristics were taken into account when ranking the funds…

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MIDEAST WEEKAHEAD-UAE, Saudi stocks may rally in new year

20 December 2012

ZAWYA: * 2012 was mixed, often disappointing for Gulf markets * But many funds looking for strength in early 2013 * Real estate recovery may continue boosting Dubai * Ultra-low bond yields should help equities * Saudi petchem outlook murky, but banks may prosper Stock markets in the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia are likely to outperform other Gulf Arab bourses early next year, buoyed by strong economic growth…

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