PRINCIPAL ASSET MANAGEMENT BERHAD

(formerly known as CIMB-Principal Asset Management Berhad)

CORPORATE INFORMATION

Principal Asset Management Berhad (formerly known as CIMB-Principal Asset Management Berhad), is a joint venture between Principal Financial Group®, a member of the FORTUNE 500® and a Nasdaq-listed global financial services and CIMB Group Holdings Berhad, one of Southeast Asia’s leading universal banking groups. With innovative ideas and real-life solutions, the company helps make financial progress towards a more secure financial future possible for clients of all income and portfolio sizes.

Principal has the widest range of PRS funds and the only Asia Pacific ex Japan Equity funds in the country. The conventional and Shariah-compliant PRS Plus won Most Innovative and Best Islamic Product respectively from Asia Asset Management for Malaysia.

For detail information on the PRS, please refer to the PRS Provider’s Disclosure Document & Product Highlights Sheet here

SCHEME AND FUND INFORMATION

Default & Self Selection

Principal PRS Plus Scheme Trustee: Deutsche Trustees Malaysia Berhad 

Please read the scheme’s disclosure document before deciding to make a contribution. If you do not have a copy, please contact the PRS Provider to ask for one or click on links below to go to PRS Provider’s page.

Principal RetireEasy 2060 (RE60)
Investment Objective The Fund seeks to provide positive total return by investing according to an asset allocation strategy.
Fund Category Core – Mixed asset (TDF)
Target Date 31 December 2060. The Fund will mature on the Target Date, and all Members in the Fund will be switched automatically into the Principal RetireEasy Income (“REI”).
Investment Strategy The Fund seeks to provide sustainable positive total return and to grow the total investment over the long term with retirement as the ultimate goal.

The Sub-Manager will construct a glide path that will guide the asset allocation of the Fund over the Fund’s tenure until its Target Date. In constructing the glide path, the Sub-Manager will take into consideration various factors such as the human elements (e.g., Malaysian retirement landscape, life expectancy, average retirement age etc.) and market data (e.g., long term capital market assumption, market liquidity, inflation rate, interest rate etc.). The Fund’s asset allocation will be guided by the glide path and it will shift dynamically and progressively from a more aggressive mix to a more conservative mix as the Fund approaches its Target Date. This gradual shift over time aims to produces an ideal asset allocation that rebalances throughout the tenure of the TDF that corresponds with investors’ risk tolerance as they grow nearer to the Retirement Age, where investor will always be investing in an age-appropriate asset mix as they grow nearer to Retirement Age.

Currently, the Sub-Manager will seek exposure to the various asset classes by investing in CIS (including ETF and REITs) to achieve greater market exposure, diversification and for cost efficiency purposes. At any point in time in the future, the Manager may invest directly into the various asset classes as the Manager deem appropriate and at the Manager’s discretion. When deemed necessary, the Fund may also utilize derivative instruments such as futures contracts and currency forwards for hedging purposes, subject to the prevailing GPRS.

As part of the seamless Principal PRS end-to-end retirement solution, when the Fund matures on its Target Date, all Members of the Fund will be switched automatically into the Principal RetireEasy Income to begin the decumulation journey.  You will be informed accordingly after the automatic switching is completed.

Asset Allocation Up to 100% of the Fund’s NAV may be invested in CIS (including ETF and REITs), equities, debt securities, money market instruments and/or Deposits. Notwithstanding,

  • up to 40% of the Fund’s NAV may be invested in Unrated Debt Securities; and
  • up to 10% of the Fund’s NAV may be invested in unlisted securities.
Performance Benchmark The benchmark is for performance comparison purpose only and the risk profile of the Fund is not the same as the risk profile of the benchmark. The benchmark was set based on current market environment and asset allocation mix. Currently, the benchmark for RE60 is:

RE60
MSCI World NR USD 28.5%
MSCI Malaysia NR MYR 28.5%
MSCI AC Asia Pacific NR USD 40.0%
BPAM MYR 3.0%
JPM Asia Credit TR USD 0%
Bloomberg BarCap Global Aggregate TR USD 0%

As this is a long-term fund, the return expectation may change accordingly should there be changes in the market environment and asset allocation mix at that point of time. Any changes to the benchmark will be reflected in the PHS, which is available on Principal Malaysia website at www.principal.com.my.

Member Profile This Fund is suitable for Members who:

  • wants to invest in a diversified portfolio that offers age-appropriate risk and return profile throughout the investment journey.
  • aims to achieve decent return while planning for retirement.
  • are looking for sustainable return for long term.
  • does not have the time or knowledge to manually switch between funds to achieve de-risking.
  • does not actively monitor and rebalance their portfolio over time.
  • wants a simple and straight forward investment suitable for retirement.

Under the Do-It-For-Me (Default Option), this Fund is selected for Member who are born in year 1996 – 2005.

Please read the scheme’s disclosure document before deciding to make a contribution. If you do not have a copy, please contact the PRS Provider to ask for one or click on links below to go to PRS Provider’s page.

Principal RetireEasy 2050 (RE50)
Investment Objective The Fund seeks to provide positive total return by investing according to an asset allocation strategy.
Fund Category Core – Mixed asset (TDF)
Target Date 31 December 2050. The Fund will mature on the Target Date, and all Members in the Fund will be switched automatically into the Principal RetireEasy Income (“REI”).
Investment Strategy The Fund seeks to provide sustainable positive total return and to grow the total investment over the long term with retirement as the ultimate goal.

The Sub-Manager will construct a glide path that will guide the asset allocation of the Fund over the Fund’s tenure until its Target Date. In constructing the glide path, the Sub-Manager will take into consideration various factors such as the human elements (e.g., Malaysian retirement landscape, life expectancy, average retirement age etc.) and market data (e.g., long term capital market assumption, market liquidity, inflation rate, interest rate etc.). The Fund’s asset allocation will be guided by the glide path and it will shift dynamically and progressively from a more aggressive mix to a more conservative mix as the Fund approaches its Target Date. This gradual shift over time aims to produces an ideal asset allocation that rebalances throughout the tenure of the TDF that corresponds with investors’ risk tolerance as they grow nearer to the Retirement Age, where investor will always be investing in an age-appropriate asset mix as they grow nearer to Retirement Age.

Currently, the Sub-Manager will seek exposure to the various asset classes by investing in CIS (including ETF and REITs) to achieve greater market exposure, diversification and for cost efficiency purposes. At any point in time in the future, the Manager may invest directly into the various asset classes as the Manager deem appropriate and at the Manager’s discretion. When deemed necessary, the Fund may also utilize derivative instruments such as futures contracts and currency forwards for hedging purposes, subject to the prevailing GPRS.

As part of the seamless Principal PRS end-to-end retirement solution, when the Fund matures on its Target Date, all Members of the Fund will be switched automatically into the Principal RetireEasy Income to begin the decumulation journey. You will be informed accordingly after the automatic switching is completed.

Asset Allocation Up to 100% of the Fund’s NAV may be invested in CIS (including ETF and REITs), equities, debt securities, money market instruments and/or Deposits. Notwithstanding,

  • up to 40% of the Fund’s NAV may be invested in Unrated Debt Securities; and
  • up to 10% of the Fund’s NAV may be invested in unlisted securities.
Performance Benchmark The benchmark is for performance comparison purpose only and the risk profile of the Fund is not the same as the risk profile of the benchmark. The benchmark was set based on current market environment and asset allocation mix. Currently, the benchmark for RE50 is:

RE50
MSCI World NR USD 28.5%
MSCI Malaysia NR MYR 28.5%
MSCI AC Asia Pacific NR USD 40.0%
BPAM MYR 3.0%
JPM Asia Credit TR USD 0%
Bloomberg BarCap Global Aggregate TR USD 0%

As this is a long-term fund, the return expectation may change accordingly should there be changes in the market environment and asset allocation mix at that point of time. Any changes to the benchmark will be reflected in the PHS, which is available on Principal Malaysia website at www.principal.com.my.

Member Profile This Fund is suitable for Members who:

  • wants to invest in a diversified portfolio that offers age-appropriate risk and return profile throughout the investment journey.
  • aims to achieve decent return while planning for retirement
  • are looking for sustainable return for long term.
  • does not have the time or knowledge to manually switch between funds to achieve de-risking.
  • does not actively monitor and rebalance their portfolio over time.
  • wants a simple and straight forward investment suitable for retirement.

Under the Do-It-For-Me (Default Option), this Fund is selected for Member who are born in year 1986 – 1995.

Please read the scheme’s disclosure document before deciding to make a contribution. If you do not have a copy, please contact the PRS Provider to ask for one or click on links below to go to PRS Provider’s page.

Principal RetireEasy 2040 (RE40)
Investment Objective The Fund seeks to provide positive total return by investing according to an asset allocation strategy.
Fund Category Core – Mixed asset (TDF)
Target Date 31 December 2040. The Fund will mature on the Target Date, and all Members in the Fund will be switched automatically into the Principal RetireEasy Income (“REI”).
Investment Strategy The Fund seeks to provide sustainable positive total return and to grow the total investment over the long term with retirement as the ultimate goal.

The Sub-Manager will construct a glide path that will guide the asset allocation of the Fund over the Fund’s tenure until its Target Date. In constructing the glide path, the Sub-Manager will take into consideration various factors such as the human elements (e.g., Malaysian retirement landscape, life expectancy, average retirement age etc.) and market data (e.g., long term capital market assumption, market liquidity, inflation rate, interest rate etc.). The Fund’s asset allocation will be guided by the glide path and it will shift dynamically and progressively from a more aggressive mix to a more conservative mix as the Fund approaches its Target Date. This gradual shift over time aims to produces an ideal asset allocation that rebalances throughout the tenure of the TDF that corresponds with investors’ risk tolerance as they grow nearer to the Retirement Age, where investor will always be investing in an age-appropriate asset mix as they grow nearer to Retirement Age.

Currently, the Sub-Manager will seek exposure to the various asset classes by investing in CIS (including ETF and REITs) to achieve greater market exposure, diversification and for cost efficiency purposes. At any point in time in the future, the Manager may invest directly into the various asset classes as the Manager deem appropriate and at the Manager’s discretion. When deemed necessary, the Fund may also utilize derivative instruments such as futures contracts and currency forwards for hedging purposes, subject to the prevailing GPRS.

As part of the seamless Principal PRS end-to-end retirement solution, when the Fund matures on its Target Date, all Members of the Fund will be switched automatically into the Principal RetireEasy Income to begin the decumulation journey. You will be informed accordingly after the automatic switching is completed.

Asset Allocation Up to 100% of the Fund’s NAV may be invested in CIS (including ETF and REITs), equities, debt securities, money market instruments and/or Deposits. Notwithstanding,

  • up to 40% of the Fund’s NAV may be invested in Unrated Debt Securities; and
  • up to 10% of the Fund’s NAV may be invested in unlisted securities.
Performance Benchmark The benchmark is for performance comparison purpose only and the risk profile of the Fund is not the same as the risk profile of the benchmark. The benchmark was set based on current market environment and asset allocation mix. Currently, the benchmark for RE40 is:

RE40
MSCI World NR USD 24.0%
MSCI Malaysia NR MYR 24.0%
MSCI AC Asia Pacific NR USD 40.0%
BPAM MYR 30.0%
JPM Asia Credit TR USD 4.0%
Bloomberg BarCap Global Aggregate TR USD 4.0%

As this is a long-term fund, the return expectation may change accordingly should there be changes in the market environment and asset allocation mix at that point of time. Any changes to the benchmark will be reflected in the PHS, which is available on Principal Malaysia website at www.principal.com.my.

Member Profile This Fund is suitable for Members who:

  • wants to invest in a diversified portfolio that offers age-appropriate risk and return profile throughout the investment journey.
  • aims to achieve decent return while planning for retirement.
  • are looking for sustainable return for long term.
  • does not have the time or knowledge to manually switch between funds to achieve de-risking.
  • does not actively monitor and rebalance their portfolio over time.
  • wants a simple and straight forward investment suitable for retirement.

Under the Do-It-For-Me (Default Option), this Fund is selected for Member who are born in year 1976 – 1985.

Please read the scheme’s disclosure document before deciding to make a contribution. If you do not have a copy, please contact the PRS Provider to ask for one or click on links below to go to PRS Provider’s page.

Principal RetireEasy 2030 (RE30)
Investment Objective The Fund seeks to provide positive total return by investing according to an asset allocation strategy.
Fund Category Core – Mixed asset (TDF)
Target Date 31 December 2030. The Fund will mature on the Target Date, and all Members in the Fund will be switched automatically into the Principal RetireEasy Income (“REI”).
Investment Strategy The Fund seeks to provide sustainable positive total return and to grow the total investment over the long term with retirement as the ultimate goal.

The Sub-Manager will construct a glide path that will guide the asset allocation of the Fund over the Fund’s tenure until its Target Date. In constructing the glide path, the Sub-Manager will take into consideration various factors such as the human elements (e.g., Malaysian retirement landscape, life expectancy, average retirement age etc.) and market data (e.g., long term capital market assumption, market liquidity, inflation rate, interest rate etc.). The Fund’s asset allocation will be guided by the glide path and it will shift dynamically and progressively from a more aggressive mix to a more conservative mix as the Fund approaches its Target Date. This gradual shift over time aims to produces an ideal asset allocation that rebalances throughout the tenure of the TDF that corresponds with investors’ risk tolerance as they grow nearer to the Retirement Age, where investor will always be investing in an age-appropriate asset mix as they grow nearer to Retirement Age.

Currently, the Sub-Manager will seek exposure to the various asset classes by investing in CIS (including ETF and REITs) to achieve greater market exposure, diversification and for cost efficiency purposes. At any point in time in the future, the Manager may invest directly into the various asset classes as the Manager deem appropriate and at the Manager’s discretion. When deemed necessary, the Fund may also utilize derivative instruments such as futures contracts and currency forwards for hedging purposes, subject to the prevailing GPRS.

As part of the seamless Principal PRS end-to-end retirement solution, when the Fund matures on its Target Date, all Members of the Fund will be switched automatically into the Principal RetireEasy Income to begin the decumulation journey. You will be informed accordingly after the automatic switching is completed.

Asset Allocation Up to 100% of the Fund’s NAV may be invested in CIS (including ETF and REITs), equities, debt securities, money market instruments and/or Deposits. Notwithstanding,

  • up to 40% of the Fund’s NAV may be invested in Unrated Debt Securities; and
  • up to 10% of the Fund’s NAV may be invested in unlisted securities.
Performance Benchmark The benchmark is for performance comparison purpose only and the risk profile of the Fund is not the same as the risk profile of the benchmark. The benchmark was set based on current market environment and asset allocation mix. Currently, the benchmark for RE30 is:

RE30
MSCI World NR USD 18.0%
MSCI Malaysia NR MYR 18.0%
MSCI AC Asia Pacific NR USD 24.0%
BPAM MYR 25.0%
JPM Asia Credit TR USD 7.5%
Bloomberg BarCap Global Aggregate TR USD 7.5%

As this is a long-term fund, the return expectation may change accordingly should there be changes in the market environment and asset allocation mix at that point of time. Any changes to the benchmark will be reflected in the PHS, which is available on Principal Malaysia website at www.principal.com.my.

Member Profile This Fund is suitable for Members who:

  • wants to invest in a diversified portfolio that offers age-appropriate risk and return profile throughout the investment journey.
  • aims to achieve decent return while planning for retirement.
  • are looking for sustainable return for long term.
  • does not have the time or knowledge to manually switch between funds to achieve de-risking.
  • does not actively monitor and rebalance their portfolio over time.
  • wants a simple and straight forward investment suitable for retirement.

Under the Do-It-For-Me (Default Option), this Fund is selected for Member who are born in year 1968 – 1975

Please read the scheme’s disclosure document before deciding to make a contribution. If you do not have a copy, please contact the PRS Provider to ask for one or click on links below to go to PRS Provider’s page.

Investment Objective The Fund seeks to provide sustainable total return and to grow the total investment over the long term.

Note: The PRS Provider will require Member approval if there is any material change to the Fund’s objective.

Fund Category Core – Mixed asset
Investment Strategy The Fund aims to achieve its objective by investing primarily in a diversified portfolio of income generating assets. The Fund will seek exposure from various asset classes which includes but not limited to equities, debt securities, money market instruments and/or Deposits, which can be accessed directly through the market or indirectly via collective investment scheme (CIS) (including ETF and REITs).
Asset Allocation Up to 100% of the Fund’s NAV may be invested in CIS (including ETF and REITs), equities, debt securities, money market instruments and/or Deposits. Notwithstanding,

  • up to 40% of the Fund’s NAV may be invested in Unrated Bonds; and
  • up to 10% of the Fund’s NAV may be invested in unlisted securities.
Performance Benchmark The performance of this Fund cannot be compared directly with any specific publicly available benchmark. However, the Fund has a target return of 4.0% – 5.0% per annum over rolling 5-year.

Please note that the Fund’s benchmark is for performance comparison purpose only and the risk profile of the Fund is not the same as the risk profile of the benchmark.

The target return above were set based on current market environment and asset allocation mix. As the Fund is a long-term fund, the return expectation may change accordingly should there be changes in the market environment and asset allocation mix at that point of time. Any changes to the benchmark will be reflected in the Product Highlights Sheet (PHS).

Member Profile This Fund is suitable for Members who:

  • wants a decumulation solution that is straightforward and easy to understand;
  • wants to invest in a fund that offers appropriate risk and return (i.e., moderately conservative) for retirees.
  • wants a portfolio that invest in multi assets globally.
  • have reached Retirement Age and require a steady stream of income from enrolling in RWP..

Under the Do-It-For-Me (Default Option), this Fund is selected for Member who are born on or before year 1967.

Principal Islamic PRS Plus Scheme Trustee: Deutsche Trustees Malaysia Berhad 

Please read the scheme’s disclosure document before deciding to make a contribution. If you do not have a copy, please contact the PRS Provider to ask for one or click on links below to go to PRS Provider’s page.

Principal Islamic RetireEasy 2060 (iRE60)
Investment Objective The Fund seeks to provide positive total return by investing according to an asset allocation strategy.
Fund Category Core – Mixed asset (Islamic TDF)
Target Date 31 December 2060. The Fund will mature on the Target Date, and all Members in the Fund will be switched automatically into the Principal Islamic RetireEasy Income (iREI).
Investment Strategy The Fund seeks to provide sustainable positive total return and to grow the total investment over the long term with retirement as the ultimate goal.

The Sub-Manager will construct a glide path that will guide the asset allocation of the Fund over the Fund’s tenure until its Target Date. In constructing the glide path, the Sub-Manager will take into consideration various factors such as the human elements (e.g., Malaysian retirement landscape, life expectancy, average retirement age etc.) and market data (e.g., long term capital market assumption, market liquidity, inflation rate, interest rate etc.). The Fund’s asset allocation will be guided by the glide path and it will shift dynamically and progressively from a more aggressive mix to a more conservative mix as the Fund approaches its Target Date. This gradual shift over time aims to produces an ideal asset allocation that rebalances throughout the tenure of the TDF that corresponds with investors’ risk tolerance as they grow nearer to the Retirement Age, where investor will always be investing in an age-appropriate asset mix as they grow nearer to Retirement Age.

Currently, the Sub-Manager will seek exposure to the various asset classes by investing in Islamic CIS (including Islamic ETF and Islamic REITs) to achieve greater market exposure, diversification and for cost efficiency purposes. At any point in time in the future, the Manager may invest directly into the various asset classes as the Manager deem appropriate and at the Manager’s discretion. When deemed necessary, the Fund may also utilize Islamic derivative instruments such as Islamic futures contracts and Islamic currency forwards for hedging purposes, subject to the prevailing GPRS.

As part of the seamless Principal PRS end-to-end retirement solution, when the Fund matures on its Target Date, all Members of the Fund will be switched automatically into the Principal Islamic RetireEasy Income to begin the decumulation journey. You will be informed accordingly after the automatic switching is completed.

Asset Allocation Up to 100% of the Fund’s NAV may be invested in Islamic CIS (including Islamic ETF and Islamic REITs), Shariah-compliant equities, Sukuk, Islamic money market instruments and/or Islamic Deposits. Notwithstanding,

  • up to 40% of the Fund’s NAV may be invested in Unrated Sukuk; and
  • up to 10% of the Fund’s NAV may be invested in unlisted Shariah-compliant securities.
Performance Benchmark The benchmark is for performance comparison purpose only and the risk profile of the Fund is not the same as the risk profile of the benchmark. The benchmark was set based on current market environment and asset allocation mix. Currently, the benchmark for iRE60 is:

iRE60
MSCI ACWI Islamic NR USD 28.5%
FTSE Bursa Malaysia EMAS Shariah TR MYR 28.5%
MSCI AC Asia Islamic Ex JPN TR USD 40%
Refinitiv BPAM Sukuk Index MYR 3%
DJ Sukuk TR USD 0%

As this is a long-term fund, the return expectation may change accordingly should there be changes in the market environment and asset allocation mix at that point of time. Any changes to the benchmark will be reflected in the PHS, which is available on Principal Malaysia website at www.principal.com.my.

Member Profile This Fund is suitable for Members who:

  • wants to invest in a diversified Shariah-compliant portfolio that offers age-appropriate risk and return profile throughout the investment journey.
  • aims to achieve decent return while planning for retirement.
  • are looking for sustainable return for long term.
  • does not have the time or knowledge to manually switch between funds to achieve de-risking.
  • does not actively monitor and rebalance their portfolio over time.
  • wants a simple and straight forward investment suitable for retirement.

Under the Do-It-For-Me (Default Option), this Fund is selected for Member who are born in year 1996 – 2005.

Please read the scheme’s disclosure document before deciding to make a contribution. If you do not have a copy, please contact the PRS Provider to ask for one or click on links below to go to PRS Provider’s page.

Principal Islamic RetireEasy 2050 (iRE50)
Investment Objective The Fund seeks to provide positive total return by investing according to an asset allocation strategy.
Fund Category Core – Mixed asset (Islamic TDF)
Target Date 31 December 2050. The Fund will mature on the Target Date, and all Members in the Fund will be switched automatically into the Principal Islamic RetireEasy Income (iREI).
Investment Strategy The Fund seeks to provide sustainable positive total return and to grow the total investment over the long term with retirement as the ultimate goal.

The Sub-Manager will construct a glide path that will guide the asset allocation of the Fund over the Fund’s tenure until its Target Date. In constructing the glide path, the Sub-Manager will take into consideration various factors such as the human elements (e.g., Malaysian retirement landscape, life expectancy, average retirement age etc.) and market data (e.g., long term capital market assumption, market liquidity, inflation rate, interest rate etc.). The Fund’s asset allocation will be guided by the glide path and it will shift dynamically and progressively from a more aggressive mix to a more conservative mix as the Fund approaches its Target Date. This gradual shift over time aims to produces an ideal asset allocation that rebalances throughout the tenure of the TDF that corresponds with investors’ risk tolerance as they grow nearer to the Retirement Age, where investor will always be investing in an age-appropriate asset mix as they grow nearer to Retirement Age.

Currently, the Sub-Manager will seek exposure to the various asset classes by investing in Islamic CIS (including Islamic ETF and Islamic REITs) to achieve greater market exposure, diversification and for cost efficiency purposes. At any point in time in the future, the Manager may invest directly into the various asset classes as the Manager deem appropriate and at the Manager’s discretion. When deemed necessary, the Fund may also utilize Islamic derivative instruments such as Islamic futures contracts and Islamic currency forwards for hedging purposes, subject to the prevailing GPRS.

As part of the seamless Principal PRS end-to-end retirement solution, when the Fund matures on its Target Date, all Members of the Fund will be switched automatically into the Principal Islamic RetireEasy Income to begin the decumulation journey. You will be informed accordingly after the automatic switching is completed.

Asset Allocation Up to 100% of the Fund’s NAV may be invested in Islamic CIS (including Islamic ETF and Islamic REITs), Shariah-compliant equities, Sukuk, Islamic money market instruments and/or Islamic Deposits. Notwithstanding,

  • up to 40% of the Fund’s NAV may be invested in Unrated Sukuk; and
  • up to 10% of the Fund’s NAV may be invested in unlisted Shariah-compliant securities.
Performance Benchmark The benchmark is for performance comparison purpose only and the risk profile of the Fund is not the same as the risk profile of the benchmark. The benchmark was set based on current market environment and asset allocation mix. Currently, the benchmark for iRE50 is:

iRE50
MSCI ACWI Islamic NR USD 28.5%
FTSE Bursa Malaysia EMAS Shariah TR MYR 28.5%
MSCI AC Asia Islamic Ex JPN TR USD 40%
Refinitiv BPAM Sukuk Index MYR 3%
DJ Sukuk TR USD 0%

As this is a long-term fund, the return expectation may change accordingly should there be changes in the market environment and asset allocation mix at that point of time. Any changes to the benchmark will be reflected in the PHS, which is available on Principal Malaysia website at www.principal.com.my.

Member Profile This Fund is suitable for Members who:

  • wants to invest in a diversified Shariah-compliant portfolio that offers age-appropriate risk and return profile throughout the investment journey.
  • aims to achieve decent return while planning for retirement.
  • are looking for sustainable return for long term.
  • does not have the time or knowledge to manually switch between funds to achieve de-risking.
  • does not actively monitor and rebalance their portfolio over time.
  • wants a simple and straight forward investment suitable for retirement.

Under the Do-It-For-Me (Default Option), this Fund is selected for Member who are born in year 1986 – 1995.

Please read the scheme’s disclosure document before deciding to make a contribution. If you do not have a copy, please contact the PRS Provider to ask for one or click on links below to go to PRS Provider’s page.

Principal Islamic RetireEasy 2040 (iRE40)
Investment Objective The Fund seeks to provide positive total return by investing according to an asset allocation strategy.
Fund Category Core – Mixed asset (Islamic TDF)
Target Date 31 December 2040. The Fund will mature on the Target Date, and all Members in the Fund will be switched automatically into the Principal Islamic RetireEasy Income (iREI).
Investment Strategy The Fund seeks to provide sustainable positive total return and to grow the total investment over the long term with retirement as the ultimate goal.

The Sub-Manager will construct a glide path that will guide the asset allocation of the Fund over the Fund’s tenure until its Target Date. In constructing the glide path, the Sub-Manager will take into consideration various factors such as the human elements (e.g., Malaysian retirement landscape, life expectancy, average retirement age etc.) and market data (e.g., long term capital market assumption, market liquidity, inflation rate, interest rate etc.). The Fund’s asset allocation will be guided by the glide path and it will shift dynamically and progressively from a more aggressive mix to a more conservative mix as the Fund approaches its Target Date. This gradual shift over time aims to produces an ideal asset allocation that rebalances throughout the tenure of the TDF that corresponds with investors’ risk tolerance as they grow nearer to the Retirement Age, where investor will always be investing in an age-appropriate asset mix as they grow nearer to Retirement Age.

Currently, the Sub-Manager will seek exposure to the various asset classes by investing in Islamic CIS (including Islamic ETF and Islamic REITs) to achieve greater market exposure, diversification and for cost efficiency purposes. At any point in time in the future, the Manager may invest directly into the various asset classes as the Manager deem appropriate and at the Manager’s discretion. When deemed necessary, the Fund may also utilize Islamic derivative instruments such as Islamic futures contracts and Islamic currency forwards for hedging purposes, subject to the prevailing GPRS.

As part of the seamless Principal PRS end-to-end retirement solution, when the Fund matures on its Target Date, all Members of the Fund will be switched automatically into the Principal Islamic RetireEasy Income to begin the decumulation journey. You will be informed accordingly after the automatic switching is completed.

Asset Allocation Up to 100% of the Fund’s NAV may be invested in Islamic CIS (including Islamic ETF and Islamic REITs), Shariah-compliant equities, Sukuk, Islamic money market instruments and/or Islamic Deposits. Notwithstanding,

  • up to 40% of the Fund’s NAV may be invested in Unrated Sukuk; and
  • up to 10% of the Fund’s NAV may be invested in unlisted Shariah-compliant securities.
Performance Benchmark The benchmark is for performance comparison purpose only and the risk profile of the Fund is not the same as the risk profile of the benchmark. The benchmark was set based on current market environment and asset allocation mix. Currently, the benchmark for iRE40 is:

iRE40
MSCI ACWI Islamic NR USD 24%
FTSE Bursa Malaysia EMAS Shariah TR MYR 24%
MSCI AC Asia Islamic Ex JPN TR USD 30%
Refinitiv BPAM Sukuk Index MYR 14%
DJ Sukuk TR USD 8%

As this is a long-term fund, the return expectation may change accordingly should there be changes in the market environment and asset allocation mix at that point of time. Any changes to the benchmark will be reflected in the PHS, which is available on Principal Malaysia website at www.principal.com.my.

Member Profile This Fund is suitable for Members who:

  • wants to invest in a diversified Shariah-compliant portfolio that offers age-appropriate risk and return profile throughout the investment journey.
  • aims to achieve decent return while planning for retirement.
  • are looking for sustainable return for long term.
  • does not have the time or knowledge to manually switch between funds to achieve de-risking.
  • does not actively monitor and rebalance their portfolio over time.
  • wants a simple and straight forward investment suitable for retirement.

Under the Do-It-For-Me (Default Option), this Fund is selected for Member who are born in year 1976 – 1985.

Please read the scheme’s disclosure document before deciding to make a contribution. If you do not have a copy, please contact the PRS Provider to ask for one or click on links below to go to PRS Provider’s page.

Principal Islamic RetireEasy 2030 (iRE30)
Investment Objective The Fund seeks to provide positive total return by investing according to an asset allocation strategy.
Fund Category Core – Mixed asset (Islamic TDF)
Target Date 31 December 2030. The Fund will mature on the Target Date, and all Members in the Fund will be switched automatically into the Principal Islamic RetireEasy Income (iREI).
Investment Strategy The Fund seeks to provide sustainable positive total return and to grow the total investment over the long term with retirement as the ultimate goal.

The Sub-Manager will construct a glide path that will guide the asset allocation of the Fund over the Fund’s tenure until its Target Date. In constructing the glide path, the Sub-Manager will take into consideration various factors such as the human elements (e.g., Malaysian retirement landscape, life expectancy, average retirement age etc.) and market data (e.g., long term capital market assumption, market liquidity, inflation rate, interest rate etc.). The Fund’s asset allocation will be guided by the glide path and it will shift dynamically and progressively from a more aggressive mix to a more conservative mix as the Fund approaches its Target Date. This gradual shift over time aims to produces an ideal asset allocation that rebalances throughout the tenure of the TDF that corresponds with investors’ risk tolerance as they grow nearer to the Retirement Age, where investor will always be investing in an age-appropriate asset mix as they grow nearer to Retirement Age.

Currently, the Sub-Manager will seek exposure to the various asset classes by investing in Islamic CIS (including Islamic ETF and Islamic REITs) to achieve greater market exposure, diversification and for cost efficiency purposes. At any point in time in the future, the Manager may invest directly into the various asset classes as the Manager deem appropriate and at the Manager’s discretion. When deemed necessary, the Fund may also utilize Islamic derivative instruments such as Islamic futures contracts and Islamic currency forwards for hedging purposes, subject to the prevailing GPRS.

As part of the seamless Principal PRS end-to-end retirement solution, when the Fund matures on its Target Date, all Members of the Fund will be switched automatically into the Principal Islamic RetireEasy Income to begin the decumulation journey. You will be informed accordingly after the automatic switching is completed.

Asset Allocation Up to 100% of the Fund’s NAV may be invested in Islamic CIS (including Islamic ETF and Islamic REITs), Shariah-compliant equities, Sukuk, Islamic money market instruments and/or Islamic Deposits. Notwithstanding,

  • up to 40% of the Fund’s NAV may be invested in Unrated Sukuk; and
  • up to 10% of the Fund’s NAV may be invested in unlisted Shariah-compliant securities.
Performance Benchmark The benchmark is for performance comparison purpose only and the risk profile of the Fund is not the same as the risk profile of the benchmark. The benchmark was set based on current market environment and asset allocation mix. Currently, the benchmark for iRE30 is:

iRE30
MSCI ACWI Islamic NR USD 18%
FTSE Bursa Malaysia EMAS Shariah TR MYR 18%
MSCI AC Asia Islamic Ex JPN TR USD 24%
Refinitiv BPAM Sukuk Index MYR 25%
DJ Sukuk TR USD 15%

As this is a long-term fund, the return expectation may change accordingly should there be changes in the market environment and asset allocation mix at that point of time. Any changes to the benchmark will be reflected in the PHS, which is available on Principal Malaysia website at www.principal.com.my.

Member Profile This Fund is suitable for Members who:

  • wants to invest in a diversified Shariah-compliant portfolio that offers age-appropriate risk and return profile throughout the investment journey.
  • aims to achieve decent return while planning for retirement.
  • are looking for sustainable return for long term.
  • does not have the time or knowledge to manually switch between funds to achieve de-risking.
  • does not actively monitor and rebalance their portfolio over time.
  • wants a simple and straight forward investment suitable for retirement.

Under the Do-It-For-Me (Default Option), this Fund is selected for Member who are born in year 1968 – 1975.

Please read the scheme’s disclosure document before deciding to make a contribution. If you do not have a copy, please contact the PRS Provider to ask for one or click on links below to go to PRS Provider’s page.

Investment Objective The Fund seeks to provide sustainable total return and to grow the total investment over the long term.

Note:The PRS Provider will require Member approval if there is any material change to the Fund’s objective.

Fund Category Core – Mixed Asset (Shariah-compliant)
Investment Strategy The Fund aims to achieve its objective by investing primarily in a diversified portfolio of Shariah-compliant income generating assets. The Fund will seek exposure from various asset classes which includes but not limited to Shariah-compliant equities, Sukuk, Islamic money market instruments and/or Islamic Deposits, which can be accessed directly through the market or indirectly via collective investment scheme (CIS) (including Islamic ETF and Islamic REITs).
Asset Allocation Up to 100% of the Fund’s NAV may be invested in Islamic CIS (including Islamic ETF and Islamic REITs), Shariah-compliant equities, Sukuk, Islamic money market instruments and/or Islamic Deposits. Notwithstanding,

  • At least 85% of the Fund’s NAV will be invested in the Target Fund; and
  • Up to 15% of the Fund’s NAV may be invested in Islamic liquid assets for liquidity purpose.
Performance Benchmark The performance of this Fund cannot be compared directly with any specific publicly available benchmark. However, the Fund has a target return of 3.5% – 4.5% per annum over rolling 5-year.

Please note that the Fund’s benchmark is for performance comparison purpose only and the risk profile of the Fund is not the same as the risk profile of the benchmark.

The target return above were set based on current market environment and asset allocation mix. As the Fund is a long-term fund, the return expectation may change accordingly should there be changes in the market environment and asset allocation mix at that point of time. Any changes to the benchmark will be reflected in the Product Highlights Sheet (PHS).

Member Profile This Fund is suitable for Members who:

  • wants a Shariah-compliant decumulation solution that is straightforward and easy to understand
  • wants to invest in an Islamic fund that offers appropriate risk and return (i.e., moderately conservative) for retirees.
  • wants a Shariah-compliant portfolio that invest in multi assets globally.
  • have reached Retirement Age and require a steady stream of income from enrolling in RWP.

Under the Do-It-For-Me (Default Option), this Fund is selected for Member who are born on or before year 1967.

Other Self Selection

Principal PRS Plus Scheme Trustee: Deutsche Trustees Malaysia Berhad 

Please read the scheme’s disclosure document before deciding to make a contribution. If you do not have a copy, please contact the PRS Provider to ask for one or click on links below to go to PRS Provider’s page.

Investment Objective The Fund seeks to provide capital growth over the long-term by investing in a portfolio of primarily equities with some exposure in fixed income instruments.
Fund Category Mixed asset
Investment Strategy The Fund will invest in a portfolio of mixed assets, primarily in equities with some exposure in fixed income instruments, to provide capital growth to the Fund. The fixed income portion will provide capital stability to the Fund whilst the equity portion will provide the added return in a rising market. The Fund may opt to invest in fixed income instruments and equities either directly or via CIS.

The investments by the Fund in equities which include foreign exposure may be up to 90% of the Fund’s NAV and investments in local and/or foreign fixed income instruments will be at least 10% of its NAV with a minimum credit rating of “BBB3” or “P2” by RAM or equivalent rating by MARC or “BBB” or “A-2” by S&P or equivalent rating by any other international rating agencies. Notwithstanding, the Fund may also invest up to 10% of its NAV in unrated fixed income instruments.

Asset Allocation
  • At least 10% of the Fund’s NAV will be invested in fixed income instruments;
  • Up to 10% of the Fund’s NAV may be invested in unrated fixed income instruments;
  • Up to 90% of the Fund’s NAV may be invested in equities; and
  • Up to 5% of the Fund’s NAV may be invested in liquid assets for liquidity purpose.
Performance Benchmark 70% FTSE Bursa Malaysia Top 100 + 30% Quant shop MGS Short Index

Note: The Fund’s benchmark is for performance comparison purpose only. The risk profile of the Fund is not the same as the risk profile of the benchmark.

Member Profile This Fund is suitable for Members who:

  • are seeking for capital appreciation;
  • are willing to accept volatility in the value of his/her investment; and/or
  • want a diversified portfolio of equities and fixed income instruments that may have some foreign exposure.

Please read the scheme’s disclosure document before deciding to make a contribution. If you do not have a copy, please contact the PRS Provider to ask for one or click on links below to go to PRS Provider’s page.

Investment Objective The Fund seeks to provide a moderate level of capital growth over the long-term by investing in a diversified portfolio of equity and fixed income instruments.
Fund Category Balanced
Investment Strategy The Fund will invest in a mix of equities and fixed income instruments to provide a moderate level of capital growth to the Fund. The fixed income portion will provide capital stability to the Fund whilst the equity portion will provide the added return in a rising market. The Fund may opt to invest in fixed income instruments and equities either directly or via CIS.

The investments by the Fund in equities which include foreign exposure shall not exceed 60% of the Fund’s NAV and investments in local and/or foreign fixed income instruments shall not be less than 40% of its NAV with a minimum credit rating of “BBB3” or “P2” by RAM or equivalent rating by MARC or “BBB” or “A-2” by S&P or equivalent rating by any other international rating agencies. Notwithstanding, the Fund may also invest up to 5% of its NAV in unrated fixed income instruments.

Asset Allocation
  • At least 40% of the Fund’s NAV will be invested in fixed income instruments, of which up to 5% of the Fund’s NAV may be invested in unrated fixed income instruments;
  • Up to 60% of the Fund’s NAV may be invested in equities; and
  • Up to 5% of the Fund’s NAV may be invested in liquid assets for liquidity purpose.
Performance Benchmark 60% FTSE Bursa Malaysia Top 100 + 40% Quant shop MGS Short Index

Note: The Fund’s benchmark is for performance comparison purpose only. The risk profile of the Fund is not the same as the risk profile of the benchmark.

Member Profile This Fund is suitable for Members who:

  • are seeking for capital appreciation;
  • are willing to accept some fluctuations in the value of his/her investment; and/or
  • want a diversified portfolio of equities and fixed income instruments that may have some foreign exposure.

Please read the scheme’s disclosure document before deciding to make a contribution. If you do not have a copy, please contact the PRS Provider to ask for one or click on links below to go to PRS Provider’s page.

Investment Objective The Fund seeks to provide members with capital preservation* through investment primarily in fixed income instruments.

*The Fund is neither a capital guaranteed fund nor a capital protected fund.

Fund Category Fixed income
Investment Strategy The Fund aims to invest in a diversified portfolio of primarily fixed income instruments with some exposure in equities. The fixed income portion will provide capital stability to the Fund whilst the equity portion will provide the added return in a rising market. The Fund may opt to invest in fixed income instruments, money market instruments and equities either directly or via CIS.

At least 80% of the Fund’s NAV will be invested in local and/or foreign fixed income instruments and money market instruments, of which a minimum 20% of the Fund’s NAV will be invested in money market instruments, all of which have a minimum credit rating of “BBB3” or “P2” by RAM or equivalent rating by MARC or “BBB” or “A- 2” by S&P or equivalent rating by any other international rating agencies. Notwithstanding, the Fund may invest up to 5% of its NAV in unrated fixed income instruments. The investments in equities which include foreign exposure shall not exceed 20% of the Fund’s NAV.

Asset Allocation
  • At least 80% of the Fund’s NAV will be invested in fixed income instruments and money market instruments, of which a minimum 20% of the Fund’s NAV will be invested in money market instruments and up to 5% of the Fund’s NAV may be invested in unrated fixed income instruments;
  • Up to 20% of the Fund’s NAV will be invested in equities; and
  • Up to 5% of the Fund’s NAV will be invested in liquid assets for liquidity purpose.
Performance Benchmark 60% Quant shop MGS Short Index + 20% CIMB Bank 1-Year Fixed Deposit Rate + 20% FTSE Bursa Malaysia Top 100.

Note: The Fund’s benchmark is for performance comparison purpose only. The risk profile of the Fund is not the same as the risk profile of the benchmark.

Member Profile This Fund is suitable for Members who:

  • are risk averse; and/or
  • are seeking capital preservation.

Please read the scheme’s disclosure document before deciding to make a contribution. If you do not have a copy, please contact the PRS Provider to ask for one or click on links below to go to PRS Provider’s page.

Investment Objective The Fund seeks to provide capital growth over the long-term by investing in the domestic market.
Fund Category Equity
Investment Strategy The Fund is managed to achieve a defined target return over the long-term through investments in the domestic market. The Fund will invest between 70% to 99.8% (both inclusive) of the Fund’s NAV in equities.

However, the Fund may take temporary defensive positions that may detract from the Fund’s prescribed asset allocation when we believe that the equity market is experiencing excessive volatility, expected prolonged declines or when the outlook of the equity market is unfavourable. Under these circumstances, the Fund may reduce its equity exposure and increase its investment in money market instruments to protect the Fund’s investment objective in bearish or non-performing equity market.

Asset Allocation
  • Between 70% to 99.8% (both inclusive) of the Fund’s NAV will be invested in equities; and
  • At least 0.2% of the Fund’s NAV will be invested in liquid assets for liquidity purpose.
Performance Benchmark The Fund has a target return of 8% per annum.

This is not a guaranteed return and is only a measurement of the Fund’s performance. The Fund may not achieve the target return in any particular financial year but targets to achieve this growth over the long-term.

Note: The Fund’s benchmark is for performance comparison purpose only. The risk profile of the Fund is not the same as the risk profile of the benchmark.

Member Profile This Fund is suitable for Members who:

  • are seeking for capital appreciation; and/or
  • are willing to accept significant fluctuation in the value of his/her investment.

Please read the scheme’s disclosure document before deciding to make a contribution. If you do not have a copy, please contact the PRS Provider to ask for one or click on links below to go to PRS Provider’s page.

Investment Objective The Fund seeks to provide capital growth over the long-term by investing in a target fund with investments in the Asia Pacific ex Japan region.
Fund Category Feeder Fund – Equity
Investment Strategy The Fund will invest at least 85% of its NAV in the Principal Asia Pacific Dynamic Income Fund (formerly known as CIMB-Principal Asia Pacific Dynamic Income Fund) (“Target Fund”), a Malaysian-domiciled fund established on 25 April 2011, which invests in the Asia Pacific ex Japan region. The Fund may also maintain up to 15% of its NAV in liquid assets.

Information on the Target Fund
Target Fund : Principal Asia Pacific Dynamic Income Fund
Target Fund Manager : Principal Asset Management Berhad
Target Fund Sub-Manager : Principal Asset Management (S) Pte Ltd
Regulatory authority : Securities Commission Malaysia
Country of domicile : Malaysia

Asset Allocation
  • At least 85% of the Fund’s NAV will be invested in the Target Fund; and
  • Up to 15% of the Fund’s NAV may be invested in liquid assets for liquidity purpose.
Performance Benchmark The Fund has a target return of 8% per annum.

This is not a guaranteed return and is only a measurement of the Fund’s performance. The Fund may not achieve the target return in any particular financial year but targets to achieve this growth over the long-term.

Note: The Fund’s benchmark is for performance comparison purpose only. The risk profile of the Fund is not the same as the risk profile of the benchmark.

Member Profile This Fund is suitable for Members who:

  • are seeking for capital appreciation;
  • are willing to accept significant fluctuation in the value of his/her investment; and/or
  • want investments in the Asia Pacific ex Japan region.

Principal Islamic PRS Plus Scheme Trustee: Deutsche Trustees Malaysia Berhad 

Please read the scheme’s disclosure document before deciding to make a contribution. If you do not have a copy, please contact the PRS Provider to ask for one or click on links below to go to PRS Provider’s page.

Investment Objective The Fund seeks to provide capital growth over the long-term by investing in a portfolio of primarily Shariah-compliant equities with some exposure in Sukuk.
Fund Category Mixed asset (Shariah-compliant)
Investment Strategy The Fund will invest in a portfolio of mixed assets, primarily in Shariah-compliant equities with some exposure in Sukuk, to provide capital growth to the Fund. The fixed income portion will provide capital stability to the Fund whilst the equity portion will provide the added return in a rising market. The Fund may opt to invest in Sukuk and Shariah-compliant equities either directly or via Islamic CIS.

The investments by the Fund in Shariah-compliant equities which include foreign exposure may be up to 90% of the Fund’s NAV and investments in local and/or foreign Sukuk will be at least 10% of the Fund’s NAV with a minimum credit rating of “BBB3” or “P2” by RAM or equivalent rating by MARC or “BBB” or “A-2” by S&P or equivalent rating by any other international rating agencies. Notwithstanding, the Fund may also invest up to 10% of its NAV in unrated Sukuk.

Asset Allocation
  • At least 10% of the Fund’s NAV will be invested in Sukuk;
  • Up to 10% of the Fund’s NAV may be invested in unrated Sukuk;
  • Up to 90% of the Fund’s NAV may be invested in Shariah-compliant equities; and
  • Up to 5% of the Fund’s NAV may be invested in Islamic liquid assets for liquidity purpose.
Performance Benchmark 70% FTSE Bursa Malaysia EMAS Shariah Index + 30% Quant shop GII Short Index

Note: The Fund’s benchmark is for performance comparison purpose only. The risk profile of the Fund is not the same as the risk profile of the benchmark.

Member Profile This Fund is suitable for Members who:

  • want a Shariah-compliant investment;
  • are seeking for capital appreciation;
  • are willing to accept volatility in the value of his/her investment; and/or
  • want a diversified portfolio of Shariah-compliant equities and Sukuk that may have some foreign exposure.

Please read the scheme’s disclosure document before deciding to make a contribution. If you do not have a copy, please contact the PRS Provider to ask for one or click on links below to go to PRS Provider’s page.

Investment Objective The Fund seeks to provide a moderate level of capital growth over the long-term by investing in a diversified portfolio of Shariah-compliant equity and sukuk.
Fund Category Balanced (Shariah-compliant)
Investment Strategy The Fund will invest in a mix of Shariah-compliant equities and Sukuk to provide a moderate level of capital growth to the Fund. The fixed income portion will provide capital stability to the Fund whilst the equity portion will provide the added return in a rising market. The Fund may opt to invest in Sukuk and Shariah-compliant equities either directly or via Islamic CIS.

The investments by the Fund in Shariah-compliant equities which include foreign exposure shall not exceed 60% of the Fund’s NAV and investments in local and/or foreign Sukuk shall not be less than 40% of its NAV with a minimum credit rating of “BBB3” or “P2” by RAM or equivalent rating by MARC or “BBB” or “A-2” by S&P or equivalent rating by any other international rating agencies. Notwithstanding, the Fund may also invest up to 5% of its NAV in unrated Sukuk.

Asset Allocation
  • At least 40% of the Fund’s NAV will be invested in Sukuk, of which up to 5% of the Fund’s
  • NAV may be invested in unrated Sukuk;
  • Up to 60% of the Fund’s NAV may be invested in Shariah-compliant equities; and
  • Up to 5% of the Fund’s NAV may be invested in Islamic liquid assets for liquidity purpose.
Performance Benchmark 60% FTSE Bursa Malaysia EMAS Shariah Index + 40% Quant shop GII Short Index

The Fund’s benchmark is for performance comparison purpose only. The risk profile of the Fund is not the same as the risk profile of the benchmark.

Member Profile This Fund is suitable for Members who:

  • want a Shariah-compliant investment;
  • are willing to accept some fluctuations in the value of his/her investment; and/or
  • want a diversified portfolio of Shariah-compliant equities and Sukuk that may have some foreign exposure.

Please read the scheme’s disclosure document before deciding to make a contribution. If you do not have a copy, please contact the PRS Provider to ask for one or click on links below to go to PRS Provider’s page.

Investment Objective The Fund seeks to provide Members with capital preservation* through investment primarily in sukuk.

* The Fund is neither a capital guaranteed fund nor a capital protected fund.

Fund Category Sukuk
Investment Strategy The Fund aims to invest in a diversified portfolio of primarily Sukuk with some exposure in Shariah-compliant equities. The fixed income portion will provide capital stability to the Fund whilst the equity portion will provide the added return in a rising market. The Fund may opt to invest in Sukuk, Islamic money market instruments and Shariah-compliant equities either directly or via Islamic CIS.

At least 80% of the Fund’s NAV will be invested in local and/or foreign Sukuk and Islamic money market instruments, of which a minimum 20% of the Fund’s NAV will be invested in Islamic money market instruments, all of which have a minimum credit rating of “BBB3” or “P2” by RAM or equivalent rating by MARC or “BBB” or “A-2” by S&P or equivalent rating by any other international rating agencies. Notwithstanding, the Fund may also invest up to 5% of its NAV in unrated Sukuk. The investments in Shariah-compliant equities which include foreign exposure shall not exceed 20% of the Fund’s NAV.

Asset Allocation
  • At least 80% of the Fund’s NAV will be invested in Sukuk and Islamic money market instruments, of which a minimum 20% of the Fund’s NAV will be invested in Islamic money market instruments and up to 5% of the Fund’s NAV may be invested in unrated Sukuk;
  • Up to 20% of the Fund’s NAV may be invested in Shariah-compliant equities; and
  • Up to 5% of the Fund’s NAV may be invested in Islamic liquid assets for liquidity purpose
Performance Benchmark 60% Quant shop GII Short Index + 20% CIMB Islamic 1-Year General Investment Account-i (GIA) + 20% FTSE Bursa Malaysia EMAS Shariah Index

Note: The Fund’s benchmark is for performance comparison purpose only. The risk profile of the Fund is not the same as the risk profile of the benchmark.

Member Profile This Fund is suitable for Members who:

  • want a Shariah-compliant investment
  • are risk averse; and/or
  • are seeking capital preservation.

Please read the scheme’s disclosure document before deciding to make a contribution. If you do not have a copy, please contact the PRS Provider to ask for one or click on links below to go to PRS Provider’s page.

Investment Objective The Fund seeks to provide capital growth over the long-term by investing in a target fund with investments in Malaysian securities that comply with the Shariah principles.
Fund Category Feeder Fund – Equity (Shariah-compliant)
Investment Strategy The Fund will invest at least 85% of its NAV in the Principal DALI Equity Growth Fund (formerly known as CIMB Islamic DALI Equity Growth Fund) (“Target Fund”), a Malaysian domiciled fund established on 7 May 1998, which invests in Malaysian Shariah-compliant equities. The Fund may also maintain up to 15% of its NAV in Islamic liquid assets.

Information on the Target Fund
Target Fund : Principal DALI Equity Growth Fund
Target Fund Manager : Principal Asset Management Berhad
Regulatory authority : Securities Commission Malaysia
Country of domicile : Malaysia

Asset Allocation
  • At least 85% of the Fund’s NAV will be invested in the Target Fund; and
  • Up to 15% of the Fund’s NAV may be invested in Islamic liquid assets for liquidity purpose.
Performance Benchmark FTSE Bursa Malaysia EMAS Shariah Index.

Note: The Fund’s benchmark is for performance comparison purpose only. The risk profile of the Fund is not the same as the risk profile of the benchmark.

Member Profile This Fund is suitable for Members who:

  • want a Shariah-compliant investment;
  • are seeking for capital appreciation; and/or
  • are willing to accept significant fluctuation in the value of his/her investment.

Please read the scheme’s disclosure document before deciding to make a contribution. If you do not have a copy, please contact the PRS Provider to ask for one or click on links below to go to PRS Provider’s page.

Investment Objective The Fund seeks to provide capital growth over the long-term by investing in a target fund with investments in the Asia Pacific ex Japan region.
Fund Category Feeder Fund – Equity
Investment Strategy The Fund will invest at least 85% of its NAV in the Principal Asia Pacific Dynamic Income Fund (formerly known as CIMB-Principal Asia Pacific Dynamic Income Fund) (“Target Fund”), a Malaysian-domiciled fund established on 25 April 2011, which invests in the Asia Pacific ex Japan region. The Fund may also maintain up to 15% of its NAV in liquid assets.

Information on the Target Fund
Target Fund : Principal Asia Pacific Dynamic Income Fund
Target Fund Manager : Principal Asset Management Berhad
Target Fund Sub-Manager : Principal Asset Management (S) Pte Ltd
Regulatory authority : Securities Commission Malaysia
Country of domicile : Malaysia

Asset Allocation
  • At least 85% of the Fund’s NAV will be invested in the Target Fund; and
  • Up to 15% of the Fund’s NAV may be invested in liquid assets for liquidity purpose.
Performance Benchmark The Fund has a target return of 8% per annum.

This is not a guaranteed return and is only a measurement of the Fund’s performance. The Fund may not achieve the target return in any particular financial year but targets to achieve this growth over the long-term.

Note: The Fund’s benchmark is for performance comparison purpose only. The risk profile of the Fund is not the same as the risk profile of the benchmark.

Member Profile This Fund is suitable for Members who:

  • are seeking for capital appreciation;
  • are willing to accept significant fluctuation in the value of his/her investment; and/or
  • want investments in the Asia Pacific ex Japan region.

CONTRIBUTIONS & WITHDRAWALS

There are fees and charges involved and you are advised to consider them before contributing to the scheme.

For all Funds
Class A Class C Class X
Minimum initial contribution RM100 RM100 N/A
Minimum subsequent contribution RM50 RM50 N/A
Minimum withdrawal RM50 or 100 Units RM50 or 100 Units RM100 or 200 Units
Note: Currently, only Class A is available for subscription through PPA PRS Online. For more information on Class C and Class X, you may contact Principal Asset Management Berhad’s Customer Care Centre at (603) 7723 7260 or email to service@principal.com.my.

FEES & CHARGES

There are fees and charges involved and you are advised to consider them before contributing to the scheme.

For all Funds
Class A Class C Class X
Sales charge 3.00% 0.50% Nil
Redemption charge Nil Nil Nil
Switching fee (between funds in this Scheme) There is no switching fee charged for switching of Funds under the Scheme or switching between funds of different PRS managed by Principal Malaysia. Switching is not allowed between different classes.
Switching Fee (between funds in another PRS managed by Principal Malaysia)
Transfer fee (to another PRS provider) A Transfer Fee of not more than RM25 may be charged for each transfer to another PRS provider.

Note: All transaction on the transfer between PRS provider are only allowed for Vested Units.

Annual management fee Principal RetireEasy Income

Principal Islamic RetireEasy Income

1.20% of the Fund’s NAV 1.30% of the Fund’s NAV 1.20% of the Fund’s NAV
Others 1.40% of the Fund’s NAV 1.50% of the Fund’s NAV 1.40% of the Fund’s NAV
Annual scheme trustee fee Principal RetireEasy Income

Principal Islamic RetireEasy Income

Principal RetireEasy 2060/ 2050/ 2040/ 2030

Principal Islamic RetireEasy 2060/ 2050/ 2040/ 2030

0.04% p.a. of the NAV of the Fund (Includes local custodian fees and charges but excludes foreign custodian fees and charges), subject to minimum fee of RM24,000.00 p.a.
Others 0.04% p.a. of the NAV of the Fund (Includes local custodian fees and charges but excludes foreign custodian fees and charges)
Annual PPA administration fee 0.04% of the Fund’s NAV

RISKS DISCLOSURE

You are advised to read the scheme’s disclosure document and understand the risks involved and, if necessary, consult your professional adviser before making contributions.

General Investment Risks

Returns not guaranteed, Legal and regulatory risk, Market risk, Risk associated with default option, Liquidity risk, Inflation risk, Manager risk and Financing risk.

Specific Risks of the Funds

Principal PRS Plus

Principal RetireEasy 2060 Principal RetireEasy 2050 Principal RetireEasy 2040 Principal RetireEasy 2030 Principal RetireEasy Income Principal PRS Plus Conservative Principal PRS Plus Moderate Principal PRS Plus Growth Principal PRS Plus Equity Principal PRS Plus Asia Pacific Ex Japan Equity
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OTHERS

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You can also contact Principal’s authorized distributors for PRS Plus products. Alternatively you can check with your respective human resources (HR) personnel to find out whether your employer participates in the Principal Corporate PRS.

Visit us at https://www.principal.com.my/prs