Notification of changes to the underlying fund of J42/R175 JPMorgan USD Money Market

23 March 2016

We have been notified by JPMorgan Funds (Asia) Limited of changes to the underlying fund into which J42/R175 JPMorgan USD Money Market invests.  

These changes are effective from 18 March 2016 and are summarised below:

  • Soft Closure from 18 March to 20 May 2016 (inclusive)
  • Non Dealing/Suspension (1 Day) 20 May 2016 to facilitate the fund merger
  • Fund Merger on the underlying fund 20 May 2016
  • Name Change, effective 23 May 2016

During the soft closure any new instructions to invest monies into  J42/R175 JPMorgan USDMoney Market will not be accepted between 18 March 2016 and 20 May 2016.

Any regular premiums that are currently being invested into J42/R175 JPMorgan USD Money Marketwill continue to invest as normal during the soft closure.   

Please note ‘redemptions’ from J42/R175 JPMorgan USD Money Market are not restricted during this period.   

As a result of the underlying fund name changing, the Friends Provident International fund names will also change with effect from the same date.     

Fund name and code before 23 May 2016 Fund name and code from 23 May 2016
J42 JPMorgan USD Money Market J42 JPM USD Money Market
R175 JPMorgan USD Money Market* R175 JPM USD Money Market*

* Available to Singapore investors only   

All other details of the underlying fund and the Friends Provident International funds remain unchanged. 

For further details of these changes, please select from the options below the appropriate letter for you.   

Client letter for Singapore Investors   

Client letter for Rest of World Investors

Should you have any questions regarding these changes, please contact International Funds & Investments.