Quick Stats

Mid Price GBX 1,295.09 Day Change GBX +6.50 (0.50%)
Price Date 17 May 2019 Crown Rating 2
Shares Class Acc. Yield 0.17 %
Last Ex-Dividend Date 03 September 2018 Dividend Frequency Annually
Sector Europe Excluding UK Fund Size 130,177,900.00
Launch Date 16/05/2002 Standard Initial Charge 4.00%
Ongoing cost 1.65% Annual Management Charge 1.50%
ISIN GB0031382988 Sedol 3138298

Fund Objective

The Fund aims to provide investors with long term capital growth by investing in a diversified portfolio of investments in Continental European companies, predominantly focussing on larger capital stocks.

Fund Managers

Thorsten Winkelmann
Thorsten Winkelmann is a Senior Portfolio Manager and Managing Director within European equities. He is Co-Leader of the Investment Style Team Growth and manages the funds of the Europe Equity Growth strategy as lead portfolio manager since October 2009. Special areas of stock markets covered are the UK and Ireland. Prior to his function as responsible of the Europe Equity Growth strategy, Thorsten Winkelmann was member of the European Equity Core team from 2006 to 2009.Thorsten joined the company in 2001. He started as a Junior Portfolio Manager in the Multi Asset team where he was responsible for managing the equity portions of European Balanced products. He graduated with a master’s degree in economics from the University of Bonn in 2001.
Marcus Morris-Eyton
Marcus Morris-Eyton is a Portfolio Manager within the Europe Equity Growth team at Allianz Global Investors, having joined the firm in 2011. Prior to joining the Europe Equity Growth team Marcus worked as a Discretionary Sales Manager at AGI in London, and also worked at Credit Suisse in equity research. He was named one of the Top 40 Under 40 Rising Stars in Asset Management by Financial News in 2015. Marcus is a CFA Charterholder, and graduated with a First Class Honors degree, in English and philosophy from the University of Leeds.