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BSF European Opportunities Extension A2 EUR

Ranked 22 out of 179 in - Long/Short Equity over 12 months
All calculations are in EUR unless stated

Managed by

David Tovey

David Tovey was born in London during the late seventies. He graduated from the University of Warwick in 1998 with a degree in economics. He joined Blackrock (then Merrill Lynch) in the same year as an analyst. Having progressed to become a fund manager, he currently runs the BGF Swiss Small & Mid Cap Opportunities Fund. Outside of fund management he enjoys tennis.


The Fund seeks to maximise total returns through the use of an extension strategy. The Fund will seek to gain at least 70% of its investment exposure to companies domiciled in, or exercising the predominant part of their economic activity in Europe. The Fund will seek to achieve this investment objective by investing at least 70% of its total assets in equities and equity-related securities (including derivatives) and, when determined appropriate, cash and near-cash instruments.

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Long/Short Equity over : 28/02/2017 - 28/02/2018
  • Rank 22/179 Total Return
  • Rank 164/179 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 121/179 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Currency Return
20 Nomura Alpha Japan Long Short A EUR EUR


21 Eleva Absolute Return Europe R EUR Cap EUR


22 BSF European Opportunities Extension A2 EUR EUR


23 LOF - Fundamental Equity L/S Sys.Hdg.Seed (EUR) MA

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged



24 Incline Global Long/Short Equity E EUR Acc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged



Fund Name Currency Risk
162 SWMC European B EUR EUR


163 DNB Fund ECO Absolute Return A EUR EUR


164 BSF European Opportunities Extension A2 EUR EUR


165 LF Odey Absolute Return EUR Hgd Inst Acc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged



166 Auriga Investors - Global Allocation Fund A Cap EUR


Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 01/01/2018 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 18.2% 8.0% 4.7% 5.3% -0.7%
2016 3.5% -5.5% 0.1% 8.7% 0.7%
2015 36.9% 20.5% 3.1% -3.4% 14.2%
2014 20.0% 10.3% 1.1% 1.6% 5.9%
2013 44.9% 10.7% 2.9% 11.8% 13.8%
2012 22.9% 13.0% -4.9% 10.1% 3.9%
2011 -8.8% -1.0% -1.2% -12.1% 6.0%
2010 19.4% 3.9% -4.1% 8.7% 10.3%
2009 46.8% -5.2% 24.2% 19.0% 4.8%
2008 -36.8% -10.6% 0.7% -16.3% -16.1%
2007 -4.8%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

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

Fund Info

  • Launch date31/08/2007
  • Share Class size413Mn
  • Base currencyUSD
  • ISIN LU0313923228

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment5,000
  • Min. regular additional investment0


  • Annual management1.50%
  • Initial investment1.5

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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).