Equity

BGF European Equity Income Fund

Overview

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Performance

Performance

  • Returns

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

as of Mar 31, 2020

-8.81 7.31 -0.59 1.40 -9.73
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 Mar 31, 2020

-13.71 16.95 -0.43 5.45 -13.53
The performance quoted represents past performance and does not guarantee future results. Investment return and principal value of an investment will fluctuate so that an investor's shares, when sold or redeemed, may be worth more or less than the original cost. Current performance may be lower or higher than the performance quoted.

Growth of Hypothetical 10,000 The growth of hypothetical $10,000 chart reflects a hypothetical $10,000 investment and assumes reinvestment of dividends and capital gains. Fund expenses, including management fees and other expenses were deducted.

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Reinvestments

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Key Facts

Key Facts

Size of Fund (Millions) as of May 22, 2020 EUR 1,481.812
Base Currency Euro
Fund Inception Date Dec 3, 2010
Share Class Inception Date Dec 3, 2010
Asset Class Equity
Morningstar Category Europe Equity Income
Benchmark Index MSCI Europe Index
Domicile Luxembourg
Regulatory Structure UCITS
Management Company BlackRock (Luxembourg) S.A.
ISIN LU0562822386
Bloomberg Ticker BGFEEA2
Initial Charge 5.00%
Performance Fee 0.00%
SEDOL B4LXCL0
Bloomberg Benchmark Ticker M7EU
Dealing Settlement Trade Date + 3 days
Dealing Frequency Daily, forward pricing basis
Minimum Initial Investment EUR 5000
Minimum Subsequent Investment EUR 1000
Use of Income Accumulating

Ratings

Ratings

Morningstar Rating

Overall Morningstar Rating for BGF European Equity Income Fund, Class A2, as of Apr 30, 2020 rated against 344 Europe Equity Income Funds.

Morningstar Analyst Rating

Morningstar Analyst Rating - Bronze
Morningstar has awarded the Fund a Bronze medal. Fewer than 10% of US open-end funds hold medalist ratings. (Effective Jun 26, 2019)

Risk Indicator

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Holdings

Holdings

as of Apr 30, 2020
Name Weight (%)
SANOFI SA 4.42
ALLIANZ SE 4.11
IBERDROLA SA 3.96
TELE2 AB 3.93
NOVO NORDISK A/S 3.77
Name Weight (%)
BOUYGUES SA 3.69
ENEL SPA 3.68
NESTLE SA 3.67
ROCHE HOLDING AG 3.59
BRITISH AMERICAN TOBACCO PLC 3.34
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
A2 EUR Accumulating 18.22 0.11 0.61 23.22 14.86 - LU0562822386 - -
A5G EUR Quarterly 12.28 0.07 0.57 15.73 10.07 - LU0561744862 - -
A6 Hgd USD Monthly Stable 10.21 0.06 0.59 13.16 8.38 - LU1019632923 - -
A4G EUR Annual 13.04 0.08 0.62 16.62 10.63 - LU0619515397 - -
A6 Hgd HKD Monthly Stable 158.20 0.92 0.58 203.94 129.97 - LU1051770623 - -
A6 Hgd SGD Monthly Stable 9.93 0.06 0.61 12.92 8.19 - LU1019634622 - -
A8 Hgd AUD Monthly Stable with IRD 9.40 0.06 0.64 12.45 7.76 - LU1019636163 - -
Class D6 Hedged USD Monthly Stable 8.53 0.05 0.59 10.97 7.00 - LU1200839964 - -
A8 Hgd NZD Monthly Stable with IRD 7.63 0.05 0.66 10.06 6.31 - LU1220229196 - -
I4G EUR Annual 12.20 0.07 0.58 15.51 9.93 - LU0883524240 - -
X5G GBP Daily 11.50 0.07 0.61 13.73 9.59 - LU1015435362 - -
E2 EUR Accumulating 17.43 0.10 0.58 22.24 14.23 - LU0628612748 - -
D2 EUR Accumulating 19.40 0.11 0.57 24.68 15.80 - LU0579997130 - -
D4G EUR Annual 12.14 0.07 0.58 15.44 9.89 - LU0875160912 - -
E5G EUR Quarterly 11.78 0.07 0.60 15.11 9.67 - LU0579995191 - -
D5G Hgd GBP Quarterly 11.02 0.07 0.64 14.27 9.04 - LU0949170855 - -
X2 EUR Accumulating 12.70 0.08 0.63 16.11 10.33 - LU0563471787 - -
A5G Hgd USD Quarterly 18.27 0.12 0.66 23.36 14.94 - LU1003076772 - -
A6 Hgd GBP Monthly Stable 11.56 0.07 0.61 15.12 9.53 - LU1051771274 - -
D5G EUR Quarterly 12.02 0.07 0.59 15.38 9.85 - LU0871639463 - -
A8 Hgd CAD Monthly Stable with IRD 7.69 0.05 0.65 10.08 6.36 - LU1220229436 - -
Class AI2 EUR - 9.65 0.02 0.21 12.37 7.92 - LU1960221478 - -
D2 USD Accumulating 21.14 -0.04 -0.19 26.63 17.18 - LU1984140779 - -
D2 Hgd USD Accumulating 11.02 0.07 0.64 13.99 8.95 - LU1185942585 - -
Class AI5G EUR - 9.24 0.01 0.11 11.91 7.62 - LU1960221551 - -
A6 EUR Monthly Stable 9.15 0.06 0.66 11.81 7.53 - LU1051768569 - -
X5G EUR - 12.85 0.08 0.63 16.39 10.50 - LU1834329150 - -
I2 EUR Accumulating 10.02 0.06 0.60 12.74 8.16 - LU1222728690 - -
A2 Hgd USD Accumulating 12.45 0.08 0.65 15.84 10.13 - LU1153584641 - -
A8 Hgd CNH Monthly Stable with IRD 80.83 0.50 0.62 105.60 67.07 - LU1241525267 - -

Portfolio Managers

Portfolio Managers

Andreas Zoellinger
Andreas Zoellinger

Literature

Literature