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Comgest Growth Europe Ex UK GBP SU Acc Class

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Fund Provider Comgest Asset Management Intl Ltd
Fund Summary The objective of the Fund is to increase the value of the Fund (capital appreciation) over the long term. The Fund intends to achieve this objective through investment in a portfolio of high-quality, long-term growth companies. The Fund will invest at least two-thirds of its assets in shares and preferred shares issued by companies that have their headquarters in, or principally carry out their activities in any European country with the exception of the United Kingdom or which are guaranteed by any European government with the exception of the United Kingdom government.
SEDOL code BQ1YBM1
ISIN IE00BQ1YBM13
Fund code CGEUA
Managers Franz Weis, Arnaud Cosserat, Alistair Wittet
Manager Tenure 6 years
Morningstar Category Europe ex-UK Equity
IMA Sector Europe Excluding UK
Fund Size £142 million
Fund Type OEIC
Management Style Active
Ongoing Charge Figure (OCF) 0.94%
Cavendish ongoing charge 0.05%
FundsNetwork Service Fee 0.20%
Minimum Initial Investment £25
Minimum Top Up £25
Minimum Monthly Investment £25
Sell Price £22.0400
Buy Price £22.0400
Price Change +0.0909%
Price Date 17th September 2020
Yield Currently unavailable
Dividend Frequency Yearly
ISA Eligible Yes
SIPP Eligible Yes
Inception Date 6th July 2020
Fund Status OPEN
Franz Weis joined Comgest in 2005 and is an Analyst and Portfolio Manager specialising in European equities as well as a Managing Director of Comgest Global Investors SAS. Franz co-leads the management of the majority of Comgest’s European equity public funds and maintains responsibility for a number of European segregated mandates. He started his career in 1990 at Baillie Gifford & Co. where he worked as a Portfolio Manager before joining F&C Asset Management as a Senior Portfolio Manager and Director of European Equities in 1999. He graduated from Heriot-Watt University in Edinburgh with a Master’s degree in International Banking and Financial Studies and received the International Bankers in Scotland Prize in 1990.

3-year Mean Monthly Return: 0.903%

Annual Returns 2019 2018 2017 2016
Fund Performance +13.23% +10.57% +11.07% +20.83%
Benchmark Performance
(Europe ex-UK Equity)
+1.33% +3.42% +2.97% +28.32%
Time Period Cumulative Benchmark Performance
(Europe ex-UK Equity)
Fund Compared to Benchmark
1 day 0.09% +3.36% -3.27%
1 week 0.96% +2.08% -1.12%
1 month 3.04% +5.85% -2.81%
3 months 6.17% +39.30% -33.14%
6 months 32.77% +6.01% +26.76%
1 year 18.18% +3.83% +14.34%
3 years 13.43% +10.36% +3.08%
5 years Currently unavailable Currently unavailable Currently unavailable
10 years Currently unavailable Currently unavailable Currently unavailable
YTD 12.62% -0.36% +12.98%
Since inception 16.19% Currently unavailable Currently unavailable

Top 10 shares for this fund

Share Name Country Value
ASML Holding NV NLD 5.45%
Roche Holding AG Dividend Right Cert. CHE 5.42%
Novo Nordisk A/S B DNK 5.09%
Essilorluxottica FRA 4.42%
Heineken NV NLD 4.39%
Lonza Group Ltd CHE 4.25%
SAP SE DEU 3.81%
Amadeus IT Group SA A ESP 3.62%
Industria De Diseno Textil SA ESP 3.60%
Chocoladefabriken Lindt & Spruengli AG CHE 3.57%

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