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SWMC European B GBP

Ranked 12 out of 60 in - Long/Short Equity over 36 months
All calculations are in GBP unless stated

Managed by

Stuart Mitchell

Stuart Mitchell draws on more than 15 years' experience in European markets for the management of the St James's Place Continental European Fund. Born in Scotland in 1954, Mitchell studied Medieval History at St. Andrews University. He started out with Morgan Grenfell Asset Management in 1987 and worked his way up from European analyst to a director and head of European equities prior to joining J O Hambro Investment Management in 1998. Stuart left Hambro in March 2005 to establish S. W. Mitchell Capital.


The investment objective of the fund is to have a 12% annualised return with half the volatility of the market. The Fund may also invest up to 10% of its net asset value in debt securities which may include government and corporate bonds and notes (fixed and floating rate) and commercial paper which may be rated either above or below investment grade (a rating of BBB or above by Standards & Poor's or another internationally recognised credit agency).

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Long/Short Equity over : 30/04/2016 - 30/04/2019
  • Rank 12/60 Total Return
  • Rank 59/60 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 56/60 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Currency Loss
54 Jupiter International Financials Acc GBP


55 Melchior Sel Trust Europ Enh Abs Ret I7 GBP H Acc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged



56 SWMC European B GBP GBP


57 BSF European Diversified Equity Abs Ret A2 GBP Hgd

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged



58 GAM Star Global Selector GBP Acc GBP


Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 31/03/2019 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2019 13.2%
2018 -19.9% -1.0% 3.4% -0.5% -21.4%
2017 21.1% 10.8% 0.9% 4.0% 4.2%
2016 -4.5% -10.3% -9.1% 6.3% 10.1%
2015 6.8% 15.3% -3.0% -7.9% 3.7%
2014 -4.5% 7.8% -5.9% -6.7% 0.9%
2013 32.6% 8.7% 3.1% 12.0% 5.7%
2012 -4.6% 3.1% 5.7%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. France
  2. Switzerland
  3. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date29/02/2012
  • Share Class size981Mn
  • Base currencyGBP
  • ISIN IE00B62SZ312

Purchase Info

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


  • Annual management1.00%

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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).