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BGF European Focus Fund

Overview

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Performance

Performance

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30-Jun-2015
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30-Jun-2017
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30-Jun-2018
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30-Jun-2019
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Total Return (%) Total return represents changes to the NAV and accounts for distributions from the fund.

as of Jun 30, 2020

-13.77 11.38 0.60 0.36 11.07
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 Jun 30, 2020

-10.96 17.96 2.85 4.46 -5.48
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 Aug 5, 2020 EUR 320.173
Base Currency Euro
Fund Inception Date Sep 6, 2005
Share Class Inception Date Jun 20, 2008
Asset Class Equity
Morningstar Category Europe Large-Cap Growth Equity
Benchmark Index MSCI Europe Index
Domicile Luxembourg
Regulatory Structure UCITS
Management Company BlackRock (Luxembourg) S.A.
ISIN LU0368266812
Bloomberg Ticker BGEFED2
Initial Charge 5.00%
Performance Fee 0.00%
SEDOL B39TX43
Bloomberg Benchmark Ticker M7EU
Dealing Settlement Trade Date + 3 days
Dealing Frequency Daily, forward pricing basis
Minimum Initial Investment EUR 100000
Minimum Subsequent Investment EUR 1000
Use of Income Accumulating

Ratings

Ratings

Morningstar Rating

Overall Morningstar Rating for BGF European Focus Fund, Class D2, as of Jul 31, 2020 rated against 350 Europe Large-Cap Growth Equity Funds.

Risk Indicator

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Holdings

Holdings

as of Jun 30, 2020
Name Weight (%)
ASML HOLDING NV 5.69
LVMH MOET HENNESSY LOUIS VUITTON SE 5.47
SIKA AG 4.64
SAP SE 4.53
LONZA GROUP AG 4.33
Name Weight (%)
ROYAL UNIBREW A/S 4.04
NOVO NORDISK A/S 3.98
DSV PANALPINA A/S 3.70
VOLVO AB 3.21
LONDON STOCK EXCHANGE GROUP PLC 3.17
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
D2 EUR Accumulating 29.06 0.20 0.69 30.37 19.60 - LU0368266812 - -
C2 EUR Accumulating 22.40 0.15 0.67 23.62 15.22 - LU0331283639 - -
C2 USD Accumulating 26.64 0.55 2.11 26.66 16.43 - LU0331283712 - -
A2 Hgd USD Accumulating 14.97 0.11 0.74 15.59 10.06 - LU0969580306 - -
A2 USD Accumulating 31.56 0.65 2.10 31.58 19.37 - LU0252970834 - -
Class AI2 EUR - 11.76 0.08 0.68 12.33 7.95 - LU1960221635 - -
I2 EUR Accumulating 29.30 0.20 0.69 30.59 19.74 - LU0603021113 - -
E2 EUR Accumulating 24.81 0.16 0.65 26.08 16.81 - LU0252967707 - -
I2 USD Accumulating 34.84 0.71 2.08 34.85 21.31 - LU0541185541 - -
A2 EUR Accumulating 26.54 0.18 0.68 27.83 17.95 - LU0229084990 - -
D2 USD Accumulating 34.56 0.71 2.10 34.57 21.15 - LU0827878959 - -
A2 Hgd SGD Accumulating 20.41 0.14 0.69 21.51 13.80 - LU1270847426 - -

Portfolio Managers

Portfolio Managers

Stefan Gries
Stefan Gries

Literature

Literature