Equity

BGF European Fund

Overview

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Performance

Performance

  • Returns

  From
31-Mar-2015
To
31-Mar-2016
From
31-Mar-2016
To
31-Mar-2017
From
31-Mar-2017
To
31-Mar-2018
From
31-Mar-2018
To
31-Mar-2019
From
31-Mar-2019
To
31-Mar-2020
Total Return (%) Total return represents changes to the NAV and accounts for distributions from the fund.

as of 31-Mar-2020

-13.86 7.21 -0.92 1.21 -4.04
Benchmark (%) Index: MSCI Europe Index<br /><br /> Index returns are for illustrative purposes only. Index performance returns do not reflect any management fees, transaction costs or expenses. Indexes are unmanaged and one cannot invest directly in an index. Past performance does not guarantee future results.

as of 31-Mar-2020

-13.71 16.95 -0.43 5.45 -13.53

The figures shown relate to past performance. Past performance is not a reliable indicator of future results and should not be the sole factor of consideration when selecting a product or strategy.

Share Class and Benchmark performance displayed in GBP, hedged fund benchmark performance is displayed in EUR.

Performance is shown on a Net Asset Value (NAV) basis, with gross income reinvested where applicable. The return of your investment may increase or decrease as a result of currency fluctuations if your investment is made in a currency other than that used in the past performance calculation. Source: Blackrock

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Reinvestments

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Key Facts

Key Facts

Size of Fund (Millions) as of 03-Apr-2020 EUR 874.027
Base Currency EUR
Fund Launch Date 30-Nov-1993
Share Class launch date 26-Feb-2014
Asset Class Equity
Morningstar Category Other Equity
Benchmark Index MSCI Europe Index
Domicile Luxembourg
Regulatory Structure UCITS
Management Company BlackRock (Luxembourg) S.A.
ISIN LU1023060665
Bloomberg Ticker BGEUA2G
Initial Charge 5.00%
Performance Fee 0.00%
SEDOL BJMZFD3
Bloomberg Benchmark Ticker M7EU
Dealing Settlement Trade Date + 3 days
Dealing Frequency Daily, forward pricing basis
Minimum Initial Investment GBP 5000
Minimum Subsequent Investment GBP 1000
Use of Income Accumulating

Risk Indicator

Risk Indicator

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Ratings

Ratings

Morningstar Rating

Overall Morningstar Rating for BGF European Fund, Class A2 Hedged, as of 31-Jul-2018 rated against 228 Other Equity Funds.

Morningstar Analyst Rating

Morningstar Analyst Rating - Silver
Morningstar has awarded the Fund a Silver medal. Fewer than 10% of US open-end funds hold medalist ratings. (Effective 06-Jul-2015)

Holdings

Holdings

as of 28-Feb-2020
Name Weight (%)
LVMH MOET HENNESSY LOUIS VUITTON SE 5.75
SIKA AG 5.22
RELX PLC 4.87
SAFRAN SA 4.84
ASML HOLDING NV 4.69
Name Weight (%)
ROYAL UNIBREW A/S 4.52
SAP SE 4.50
NOVO NORDISK A/S 4.28
LONZA GROUP AG 4.23
ADIDAS AG 3.58
Holdings subject to change

Pricing & Exchange

Investor Class Currency Distribution Frequency NAV NAV Amount Change NAV % Change 52wk High 52wk Low Bid Price ISIN Offer Price TIS
Class A2 Hedged GBP None 10.03 0.07 0.70 13.74 8.79 - LU1023060665 - -
Class D4 EUR None 95.13 -1.67 -1.73 129.47 83.86 - LU1852330817 - -
Class D2 USD None 122.55 0.13 0.11 165.87 107.43 - LU0411709727 - -
Class A2 Hedged USD None 15.70 0.11 0.71 21.18 13.72 - LU0526926950 - -
Class A2 EUR None 102.08 0.70 0.69 138.09 89.39 - LU0011846440 - -
Class A4 GBP Annual 83.89 0.81 0.97 108.29 77.01 - LU0204061864 - -
Class A2 USD None 110.14 0.13 0.12 149.19 96.58 - LU0171280430 - -
Class D4 GBP Annual 84.27 0.82 0.98 108.68 77.33 - LU0827879098 - -
Class D2 EUR None 113.60 0.79 0.70 153.52 99.43 - LU0252966055 - -
Class A4 EUR Annual 94.92 0.66 0.70 128.39 83.11 - LU0408221439 - -
Class D2 Hedged USD None 14.63 0.10 0.69 19.72 12.78 - LU0827890574 - -

Portfolio Managers

Portfolio Managers

Stefan Gries
Stefan Gries

Literature

Literature