JPMorgan Asian Investment Trust plc is a United Kingdom-based investment trust company. The Company's objective is to provide capital growth, primarily from investing in equities quoted on the stock markets of Asia, excluding Japan. The Company also has the ability to use gearing up to a level of 20% of net assets. The Company invests in various sectors, including information technology, financials, consumer discretionary, telecommunication devices, energy, utilities, industrials, real estate, healthcare, consumer staples and materials. The Company has investments in various geographical areas, including China, South Korea, Taiwan, India, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam, the Philippines, Singapore and Malaysia. JPMorgan Funds Limited is the Alternative Investment Fund Manager of the Company.