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Invesco European Opportunities (UK) Acc

Ranked 122 out of 128 in - Europe Excluding UK over 12 months
All calculations are in GBP unless stated

Managed by

Adrian Bignell

Based in Henley-on-Thames, Adrian Bignell is responsible for a number of European equity portfolios at Invesco Perpetual, with a particular interest in the small cap sector. Adrian began his investment career at Cazenove in 1994 and became a director of the company and vice-head of their European Equities team. In September 2003, Adrian joined hedge fund manager, Park Place Capital, as a European small and mid cap analyst. He joined Invesco Perpetual in 2003. He holds an MA (Honours) in French from St Andrews University.

John Surplice

John Surplice graduated from Edinburgh University with an MA in economics. He began his career in 1992 with Price Waterhouse where he qualified as a chartered accountant. John joined Invesco Asset Management in 1995 as a fund manager in the European equities team and is now responsible for the management of pan European retail and institutional mandates. He has been managing funds for over 15 years and uses a pragmatic and flexible approach to investing.


The objective of the Fund is to achieve capital growth. It invests primarily in shares of European companies excluding the UK. The Fund is actively managed within its objectives and is not constrained by a benchmark. The reference to (UK) in the Fund name only relates to the Funds domicile and is unrelated to the Funds objectives and investment policy.

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Europe Excluding UK over : 30/04/2018 - 30/04/2019

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 31/03/2019 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2019 2.0%
2018 -14.9% -4.9% 1.8% 0.3% -12.2%
2017 9.8% 3.4% 2.4% 4.1% -0.4%
2016 12.2% -1.9% 1.8% 5.4% 6.5%
2015 16.2% 9.3% -0.5% 1.7% 5.1%
2014 -3.7% 5.7% -0.2% -8.1% -0.7%
2013 41.6% 17.1% -0.4% 10.1% 10.2%
2012 15.6% 13.2% -12.5% 9.1% 7.0%
2011 -16.9% 5.4% -1.0% -21.8% 1.9%
2010 27.7% 8.1% -12.3% 13.8% 18.4%
2009 69.6% -9.8% 29.7% 31.3% 10.5%
2008 -46.8% -8.1% 0.0% -29.6% -17.8%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date12/12/2007
  • Share Class size47Mn
  • Base currencyGBP
  • ISIN GB00B28J0N53

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment500
  • Min. regular additional investment20


  • Annual management1.70%
  • Initial investment5.00%

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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).