BlackRock Continental European X Ac
|Bid Price||GBP 117.20||Offer Price||GBP 117.50|
|Mid Price||-||Day Change||GBP -0.50 (-0.42%)|
|Price Date||25 Oct 2016||Crown Rating|
|Shares Class||Inc.||Yield||0.27 %|
|Total Expense Ratio||0.00||Fund Size||492,644,400.00|
|Launch Date||16/12/1983||Standard Initial Charge (%)||0.00|
|Annual Management Charge (%)||0.00||Sector||IMA UK Equity Income|
|Min Investment (£)||10,000,000.00||Total Expense Ratio (%)||0.00|
|ISIN||GB00BYSXC022||Min TopUp (£)||100.00|
The Fund aims to achieve long-term capital growth on your investment. The Fund invests primarily in the shares of companies incorporated in, or listed on, a stock exchange in Europe, excluding the United Kingdom. The companies in which the Fund invests will typically be larger companies.
Vincent Devlin, Managing Director and portfolio manager, is a member of the European Equity team within the Fundamental Equity division of BlackRock's Portfolio Management Group. He is responsible for continental European portfolio management, adopting a flexible style.Mr. Devlin joined BlackRock in 2008 from Scottish Widows Investment Partnership (SWIP), where he was an Investment Director responsible for managing continental European and Euroland retail unit trusts. Prior to joining SWIP in 2000, he was with Insight Investments from 1998 to 2000, as an investment manager for European portfolios. He began his career in 1994 with Co-operative Insurance Society, where he was an assistant investment manager, responsible for managing emerging market and European portfolios. Mr. Devlin earned a BSc and an MEng, with honours, both in electrical and electronic engineering from the University of Manchester in 1992.