Equity

BGF European Fund

Overview

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Performance

Performance

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30-Jun-2015
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30-Jun-2016
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30-Jun-2016
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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

-0.33 20.71 2.07 3.36 13.08
Benchmark (%) Index: MSCI Europe Net TR in GBP<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

4.45 24.63 3.58 5.69 -3.98
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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Distributions

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Key Facts

Key Facts

Size of Fund (Millions) as of Oct 1, 2020 EUR 1,128.849
Base Currency Euro
Fund Inception Date Nov 30, 1993
Share Class Inception Date Oct 11, 2012
Asset Class Equity
Morningstar Category Europe Large-Cap Growth Equity
Benchmark Index MSCI Europe Net TR in GBP
Domicile Luxembourg
Regulatory Structure UCITS
Management Company BlackRock (Luxembourg) S.A.
ISIN LU0827879098
Bloomberg Ticker BEUD4RF
Initial Charge 5.00%
Performance Fee 0.00%
SEDOL B89V0M1
Bloomberg Benchmark Ticker MS_EU_NET
Dealing Settlement Trade Date + 3 days
Dealing Frequency Daily, forward pricing basis
Minimum Initial Investment GBP 100000
Minimum Subsequent Investment GBP 1000
Use of Income Distributing

Ratings

Ratings

Morningstar Rating

Overall Morningstar Rating for BGF European Fund, Class D4, as of Aug 31, 2020 rated against 342 Europe Large-Cap Growth Equity 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 Sep 17, 2020)

Risk Indicator

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Holdings

Holdings

as of Aug 31, 2020
Name Weight (%)
LVMH MOET HENNESSY LOUIS VUITTON SE 5.10
SIKA AG 5.06
ASML HOLDING NV 4.97
SAP SE 4.66
LONZA GROUP AG 4.44
Name Weight (%)
ROYAL UNIBREW A/S 4.35
DSV PANALPINA A/S 4.06
VOLVO AB 3.70
NOVO NORDISK A/S 3.52
LONDON STOCK EXCHANGE GROUP PLC 3.11
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
D4 GBP Annual 117.56 0.82 0.70 118.93 77.33 - LU0827879098 - -
A2 USD Accumulating 160.89 1.35 0.85 163.88 96.58 - LU0171280430 - -
A4 GBP Annual 116.74 0.82 0.71 118.13 77.01 - LU0204061864 - -
A2 Hgd SGD Accumulating 15.92 0.08 0.51 16.10 10.37 - LU0963555726 - -
A2 EUR Accumulating 137.06 0.66 0.48 138.38 89.39 - LU0011846440 - -
A2 Hgd NZD Accumulating 15.25 0.08 0.53 15.64 9.93 - LU1023060319 - -
I2 Hgd USD Accumulating 15.82 0.08 0.51 15.96 10.18 - LU1438596576 - -
A4 EUR Annual 127.44 0.62 0.49 128.67 83.11 - LU0408221439 - -
D2 EUR Accumulating 153.08 0.74 0.49 154.51 99.43 - LU0252966055 - -
C2 EUR Accumulating 104.26 0.51 0.49 105.85 68.45 - LU0147391493 - -
D2 Hgd USD Accumulating 19.83 0.10 0.51 20.01 12.78 - LU0827890574 - -
E2 EUR Accumulating 123.16 0.59 0.48 124.47 80.54 - LU0090830901 - -
C2 USD Accumulating 122.38 1.02 0.84 124.77 73.95 - LU0338175176 - -
A2 Hgd CAD Accumulating 14.13 0.07 0.50 14.33 9.20 - LU1023060079 - -
A2 Hgd AUD Accumulating 14.65 0.07 0.48 15.07 9.58 - LU1023059733 - -
I2 EUR Accumulating 153.85 0.76 0.50 155.27 99.79 - LU0368230461 - -
X2 EUR Accumulating 165.92 0.81 0.49 167.41 107.19 - LU0147392624 - -
Class S2 EUR Accumulating 12.34 0.06 0.49 12.46 8.01 - LU1722863302 - -
A2 Hgd USD Accumulating 21.20 0.11 0.52 21.40 13.72 - LU0526926950 - -
A2 Hgd HKD Accumulating 20.52 0.10 0.49 20.71 13.28 - LU0788108743 - -
D2 USD Accumulating 179.70 1.52 0.85 182.93 107.43 - LU0411709727 - -
A2 Hgd CNH Accumulating 130.50 0.66 0.51 131.60 84.43 - LU1210724834 - -
X2 JPY Accumulating 20,582.00 166.00 0.81 21,069.00 12,593.00 - LU1165522308 - -
A2 Hgd GBP Accumulating 13.49 0.07 0.52 13.74 8.79 - LU1023060665 - -
D4 EUR Accumulating 128.32 -0.24 -0.19 130.15 83.86 - LU1852330817 - -

Portfolio Managers

Portfolio Managers

Stefan Gries
Stefan Gries

Literature

Literature