|Bid Price||-||Offer Price||-|
|Mid Price||GBX 294.88||Day Change||GBX +2.23 (0.76%)|
|Price Date||25 Jul 2017||Crown Rating|
|Shares Class||Inc.||Yield||0.30 %|
|Total Expense Ratio||1.69||Fund Size||2,989,341,955.20|
|Launch Date||31/10/1986||Standard Initial Charge (%)||3.75|
|Annual Management Charge (%)||1.50||Sector||IMA UK Equity Income|
|Min Investment (£)||2,000.00||Total Expense Ratio (%)||1.69|
|ISIN||GB0001529345||Min TopUp (£)||1,000.00|
The aim of the Fund is to grow the amount you invested. The Fund invests at least two-thirds of its assets in shares of companies with good growth prospects in Continental Europe or companies that have significant operations there. The Fund’s investment approach means it will typically hold a small number of investments compared with other funds. The Fund may also invest in asset classes and instruments different from those stated above.
David Dudding is a senior portfolio manager at Columbia Threadneedle Investments. He joined the company as an equity research analyst in 1999 moving on to manage the European Smaller Companies strategy for 10 years until December 2012. He is currently responsible for the European Select and Global Focus strategies. David previously worked for John Swire and Sons in Hong Kong and for Investors Chronicle as a financial journalist.He holds a Modern History degree and a European Politics Masters degree from Oxford University. He also holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and is a member of the CFA Society of the UK.David previously worked for John Swire and Sons in Hong Kong and for Investors Chronicle as a financial journalist.He holds a Modern History degree and a European Politics Masters degree from Oxford University. He also holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and is a member of the CFA Society of the UK.
Mark Nichols joined Columbia Threadneedle Investments as a Portfolio Manager and Analyst within the European equities team in 2015. He is the portfolio manager for the Threadneedle Pan European Equity Dividend Fund and co-manager of the European Select Fund (OEIC and SICAV). Prior to joining the company Mark was a portfolio manager in the European equities team at F&C where he was responsible for the Growth & Income strategies. Before that he spent six years at Oechsle International Advisors, where he was a partner and a member of the investment strategy committee. Mark also covered European equities at Lehman Brothers and Invesco.Mark holds a MA in Philosophy, Politics and Economics from Oxford University and a MA in Contemporary History & Politics from London University.