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GAM Star Continental European Equity

Ranked 102 out of 126 in - Europe Excluding UK over 12 months
All calculations are in EUR unless stated

Managed by

Niall Gallagher

Niall Gallagher began his career in 1995 as an economist at the Bank of England. Three years on, he joined Merrill Lynch to work on the group’s global and European desks. He then joined T Rowe Price in 2007, and in 2009 moved to GAM. Born in Ireland in 1972 Gallagher earned a BA in economics from Manchester Metropolitan University before going on to take a Masters in economics and finance from Warwick University.

Objective

The fund seeks to achieve long-term capital appreciation through investing primarily in quoted equity and equity related securities (including but not limited to warrants), listed on or dealt in Recognised Markets within the EU which are issued by companies with principal offices in Europe other than the United Kingdom.

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Performance

Europe Excluding UK over : 30/11/2016 - 30/11/2017

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 29/09/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 6.7% 1.9% 2.4%
2016 -0.7% -6.3% -4.0% 6.7% 3.4%
2015 23.5% 22.4% -2.5% -4.9% 8.8%
2014 4.3% 1.6% -1.6% -1.0% 5.4%
2013 20.6% 8.3% -2.4% 8.0% 5.7%
2012 34.0% 16.7% -3.7% 11.3% 7.2%
2011 -12.4% -0.4% 1.4% -19.3% 7.6%
2010 14.9% 5.0% -6.1% 7.0% 9.0%
2009 25.7% -8.3% 12.1% 18.5% 3.3%
2008 -37.7% -16.2% -3.0% -9.9% -15.0%
2007 8.4% 5.1% 8.0% -3.1% -1.4%
2006 18.8% 11.7% -6.1% 5.7% 7.2%
2005 32.6% 7.2% 7.2% 10.8% 4.2%
2004 17.1% 3.7% 4.2% 0.8% 7.6%
2003 10.0% -12.2% 11.9% 2.6% 9.1%
2002 -24.4% 3.5% -13.8% -16.2% 1.1%
2001 -20.1% -12.2% 2.8% -18.6% 8.9%
2000 12.2% 20.9% -7.2% 4.4% -4.3%
1999 40.1% 0.4% 3.7% -2.0% 37.3%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Asset Allocation

Breakdown

30/06/2017

Top 10 Holdings

Stock Size
SAP SE ORD 4.86
Caixabank SA ORD 4.18
Societe Generale ORD 4.10
Distribuidora Internacional de Alimentacion SA ORD 3.97
Ryanair Holdings PLC ORD 3.91
Bayer AG ORD 3.89
Koninklijke KPN NV ORD 3.79
Industria de Diseno Textil SA ORD 3.67
Paddy Power Betfair PLC ORD 3.40
Henkel AG & Co KgaA ORD 3.37
30/06/2017

Registered For Sale In

  1. Austria
  2. Belgium
  3. Chile
  4. Finland
  5. France
  6. Germany
  7. Hong Kong
  8. Ireland
  9. Luxembourg
  10. Macau
  11. Netherlands
  12. Peru
  13. Singapore
  14. Spain
  15. Sweden
  16. Switzerland
  17. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date24/10/2003
  • Share Class size1,666Mn
  • Base currencyGBP
  • ISIN IE0033640933

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment6,000
  • Min. regular additional investment0

Charges

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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).