Royal London European Opportunities M Acc

Ranked 52 out of 113 in - Europe Excluding UK over 36 months
All calculations are in GBP unless stated

Managed by

Sebastien Beguelin

Sebastien Beguelin joined Royal London Asset Management in August 2016 as a senior credit analyst with a remit split between high yield and leveraged loans. Beguelin joined from Principal Global Investors where he covered both high yield and leveraged loans. Beguelin’s previous roles were at Newton Investment Management, Standard & Poor’s and BNP Paribas.

Steve Bolton

Steve Bolton joined Royal London Asset Management in August 2013 following the acquisition of The Co-operative Asset Management by the Royal London Group. Bolton has worked as an investment research analyst since January 2008 and has extensive analytical experience covering both equities and investment grade credit. He is responsible for generating sustainable investment ideas from fundamental analysis. Research involves meeting with senior management of investee companies, assessing industry trends and regulatory impacts before developing detailed financial models. He is responsible for promoting and integrating environmental, social and governance analysts to fully develop the risk profile of investments. After graduating with a law degree, Bolton passed all three levels of the CFA programme.

Michael Fox

Michael Fox is head of sustainable investments and fund manager of the Sustainable Leaders, World and Diversified Trusts at Royal London Asset Management. He has managed the Sustainable Leaders trust since November 2003. Prior to this, Fox worked as a deputy fund manager at the Cooperative employee pension fund for two years and as an investment analyst covering the utility, support services and media sectors. Fox originally trained and qualified as a chartered accountant with Ernst & Young in Manchester. Fox has spent the majority of his career assessing environmental, social and governance issues and how they influence investment decisions. He is a specialist in sustainable investing.


The Fund seeks to achieve capital growth by investing in a concentrated portfolio of predominantly European company shares with the potential for above average growth. The Fund may also invest in other transferable securities, collective investment schemes, government and public securities, deposits and cash (for the purposes of Efficient Portfolio Management and redemption of units). It may hold derivatives for the purposes of EPM only.

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Europe Excluding UK over : 30/04/2016 - 30/04/2019

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 31/03/2019 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2019 7.8%
2018 -14.4% -6.1% 4.9% 1.4% -14.2%
2017 17.2% 6.2% 7.3% 3.8% -0.9%
2016 16.4% -2.1% 2.4% 8.1% 7.4%
2015 7.4% 12.5% -4.3% -5.7% 5.8%
2014 -1.5% 2.5% -0.3% -1.3% -2.4%
2013 25.3% 11.5% 0.5% 4.7% 6.8%
2012 14.1% 7.2% -7.2% 9.0% 5.1%
2011 -14.0% 4.3% 1.4% -22.0% 4.2%
2010 4.7% 0.4% -14.7% 13.1% 8.2%
2009 17.3% -15.8% 9.5% 25.3% 1.6%
2008 -0.6%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date01/05/2012
  • Share Class size00Mn
  • Base currencyGBP

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment100,000
  • Min. regular additional investment0


  • Annual management0.70%
  • Initial investment0.70%

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Performance is for the period shown (month end to month end, bid/bid, gross income reinvested, calculated in the currency and currencies indicated).