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BlackRock Global Funds - European Fund A2 (USD)

Performance History31/01/2018
Growth of 1,000 (GBP) Advanced Graph
BlackRock Global Funds - European Fund A2 (USD)
Fund-4.15.39.110.91.7
+/-Cat-2.30.1-6.3-3.71.2
+/-B’mrk-3.72.6-9.7-3.71.4
 
Key Stats
NAV
23/02/2018
 USD 137.21
Day Change -0.06%
Morningstar Category™ Europe Large-Cap Blend Equity
ISIN LU0171280430
Fund Size (Mil)
31/01/2018
 EUR 2567.45
Share Class Size (Mil)
23/02/2018
 EUR 639.87
Max Initial Charge -
Ongoing Charge
31/01/2018
  1.82%
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...

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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 Returns23/02/2018
YTD-2.12
3 Years Annualised5.13
5 Years Annualised6.36
10 Years Annualised6.43
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
Target Market
Role In Portfolio
Standalone / CoreNot Specific
ComponentNot Specific
OtherNot Specific
Primary Objective
PreservationNot Specific
GrowthYes
IncomeYes
HedgingNo
OtherNot Specific
Portfolio Profile for  BlackRock Global Funds - European Fund A2 (USD)31/12/2017
Morningstar Style Box®
Equity Style
Asset Allocation
  % Long% Short% Net Assets
Stock99.590.0099.59
Bond0.000.000.00
Property0.000.000.00
Cash0.520.140.38
Other0.030.000.03
Top 5 Regions%
Eurozone54.82
United Kingdom23.37
Europe - ex Euro18.08
United States3.73
Canada0.00
Top 5 Sectors%
Industrials19.39
Financial Services18.68
Consumer Cyclical13.19
Consumer Defensive11.72
Healthcare9.41
Top 5 HoldingsSector%
British American Tobacco PLCConsumer DefensiveConsumer Defensive3.68
Royal Dutch Shell PLC Class AEnergyEnergy3.60
Danske Bank A/SFinancial ServicesFinancial Services2.88
Prudential PLCFinancial ServicesFinancial Services2.63
SAP SETechnologyTechnology2.59
BlackRock Global Funds - European Fund A2 (USD)