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BlackRock Global Funds - European Fund A2 (USD)

Performance History30/11/2017
Growth of 1,000 (GBP) Advanced Graph
BlackRock Global Funds - European Fund A2 (USD)
Fund24.5-4.15.39.19.8
+/-Cat1.9-2.30.1-6.3-3.2
+/-B’mrk1.6-3.72.6-9.7-3.1
 
Key Stats
NAV
11/12/2017
 USD 134.15
Day Change 0.22%
Morningstar Category™ Europe Large-Cap Blend Equity
ISIN LU0171280430
Fund Size (Mil)
30/11/2017
 EUR 2502.99
Share Class Size (Mil)
11/12/2017
 EUR 676.98
Max Initial Charge -
Ongoing Charge
26/09/2017
  1.81%
Morningstar Research
Analyst Report

Investors in BGF European are well served by their fund managers. Nigel Bolton and Zehrid Osmani have worked together since 2005 and are supported by a well-resourced team of European equity analysts and managers. We’re pleased the European team...

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Morningstar Pillars
PeoplePositive
ParentPositive
ProcessPositive
PerformancePositive
PriceNeutral
Investment Objective: BlackRock Global Funds - European Fund A2 (USD)
The European Fund seeks to maximise total return. The Fund invests at least 70% of its total assets in the equity securities of companies domiciled in, or exercising the predominant part of their economic activity in, Europe.
Returns
Trailing Returns11/12/2017
YTD11.01
3 Years Annualised8.44
5 Years Annualised8.80
10 Years Annualised5.43
12 Month Yield -
Management
Manager Name
Start Date
Nigel Bolton
01/03/2008
Brian Hall
20/06/2017
Inception Date
30/11/1993
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Category Benchmark
Fund BenchmarkMorningstar Benchmark
MSCI Europe NR EURMSCI Europe NR EUR
Portfolio Profile for  BlackRock Global Funds - European Fund A2 (USD)31/10/2017
Morningstar Style Box®
Equity Style
Asset Allocation
  % Long% Short% Net Assets
Stock100.350.00100.35
Bond0.050.000.05
Property0.000.000.00
Cash1.111.52-0.41
Other0.000.000.00
Top 5 Regions%
Eurozone58.23
United Kingdom23.73
Europe - ex Euro14.56
United States3.47
Canada0.00
Top 5 Sectors%
Financial Services18.79
Industrials18.57
Consumer Cyclical12.97
Consumer Defensive12.96
Healthcare11.30
Top 5 HoldingsSector%
British American Tobacco PLCConsumer DefensiveConsumer Defensive3.65
ING Groep NVFinancial ServicesFinancial Services2.71
Banco Santander SAFinancial ServicesFinancial Services2.71
Prudential PLCFinancial ServicesFinancial Services2.61
Telefonica SACommunication ServicesCommunication Services2.57
BlackRock Global Funds - European Fund A2 (USD)