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Investec GSF European Equity A Inc USD

Ranked 142 out of 217 in - Europe over 12 months
All calculations are in GBP unless stated

Managed by

Ken Hsia

Ken Hsia is a portfolio manager at Investec Asset Management where he runs equity strategies. Ken joined the firm in 2004 from MoVa Investment Partners, a hedge fund, where he was portfolio manager and co-founder. He was involved in managing a portfolio focused on European small and mid-cap stocks. Prior to that, Ken spent eight years at Fidelity Investments as an equity analyst covering a range of sectors including UK and European auto components, construction, non-food retail and utilities, and was assistant fund manager on the UK Recovery Trust (now renamed UK Aggressive). Ken graduated from Oxford University with a Doctorate in Organic Chemistry. He is also an associate member of the UK Society of Investment Professionals (UKSIP).

Objective

The Fund aims to grow the value of your investment over the long term. The Fund invests primarily in the shares of European companies or companies which carry out a large proportion of their business activities in Europe.

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Performance

Europe over : 31/01/2018 - 31/01/2019

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 01/01/2019 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2018 -13.2% -6.5% 3.0% -0.5% -9.5%
2017 20.2% 4.6% 4.5% 5.2% 4.6%
2016 18.3% -0.1% 0.5% 13.1% 4.2%
2015 9.6% 10.0% -2.8% -2.5% 5.2%
2014 4.8% 4.5% -1.2% -0.8% 2.3%
2013 33.7% 12.3% 1.5% 7.8% 8.8%
2012 24.1% 13.0% -6.1% 7.4% 9.0%
2011 -17.0% 3.2% 1.8% -25.0% 5.3%
2010 13.6% 3.9% -13.1% 16.5% 8.0%
2009 14.6% -14.9% 6.2% 25.0% 1.4%
2008 -30.0% -10.7% -2.5% -16.9% -3.3%
2007 15.7% 2.9% 7.4% 1.5% 3.1%
2006 14.0% 10.6% -5.9% 5.0% 4.4%
2005 26.3% 2.1% 4.4% 11.3% 6.6%
2004 10.5% -2.8% 2.7% 1.8% 8.8%
2003 16.9% -8.8% 14.9% 0.1% 11.4%
2002 -28.4% 1.8% -6.4% -27.5% 3.7%
2001 -17.8% -9.7% -1.1% -15.5% 8.9%
2000 5.8% 5.2% 3.8% -6.1% 3.2%
1999 23.8% -2.0% 3.5% -2.5% 25.0%
1998 27.3% 21.0% 8.9% -22.0% 23.9%
1997 23.8% 10.4% 7.5% 7.5% -2.9%
1996 11.5% 6.9% 4.3% 1.0% -1.0%
1995 2.7%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Austria
  2. Belgium
  3. Botswana
  4. Chile
  5. Denmark
  6. Finland
  7. France
  8. Germany
  9. Hong Kong
  10. Ireland
  11. Italy
  12. Luxembourg
  13. Macau
  14. Netherlands
  15. Norway
  16. Portugal
  17. Singapore
  18. Spain
  19. Sweden
  20. Switzerland
  21. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date25/01/1985
  • Share Class size196Mn
  • Base currencyUSD
  • ISIN LU0345777659

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment3,000
  • Min. regular additional investment0

Charges

  • Annual management1.50%
  • 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).