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Aberdeen Global - Technology Equity D2 GBP

Ranked 13 out of 15 in - Technology over 12 months
All calculations are in GBP

Managed by

Stephen Docherty

Global equities expert Stephen Docherty focuses on fundamental analysis, with an emphasis on balance sheet strength when stocking his portfolio. He also looks for low debt to equity ratios and high return on equity. He currently takes responsibility for the Aberdeen World Equity fund and a number of global mandates. A graduate of Aberdeen University, Docherty holds an honours degree in Mathematics and Statistics. He previously worked in the department of actuarial services in the Life Division of Abbey National plc. In 1994 he joined Aberdeen Asset Management and was appointed head of global equities. When not managing money, Docherty enjoys a good round of golf.

Objective

The Fund's investment objective is long-term total return to be achieved by investing at least two-thirds of the Fund's assets in equities and equity-related securities of companies involved in high technology industries; and/or, of companies which have the preponderance of their business activities in high technology industries; and/or, of holding companies that have the preponderance of their assets in companies involved in high technology industries.

Performance

Technology over : 31/08/2013 - 31/08/2014

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 29/08/2014 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2014 5.2% 0.3% 1.6% 3.2%
2013 14.2% 9.2% -0.6% 0.4% 4.8%
2012 6.7% 10.8% -8.5% 2.8% 2.5%
2011 -2.5% -2.3% 1.9% -8.2% 6.7%
2010 25.6% 10.2% -7.2% 5.6% 16.3%
2009 38.6% 0.8% 7.8% 18.8% 7.3%
2008 -20.6% -12.5% 5.0% -8.8% -5.2%
2007 7.4% -2.7% 9.0% 4.4% -3.0%
2006 -3.3% -12.3% 6.7% 3.5%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Austria
  2. Bahrain
  3. Belgium
  4. Czech Republic
  5. Finland
  6. France
  7. Germany
  8. Guernsey
  9. Hong Kong
  10. Hungary
  11. Iceland
  12. Ireland
  13. Italy
  14. Jersey
  15. Luxembourg
  16. Malta
  17. Netherlands
  18. Peru
  19. Singapore
  20. Spain
  21. Sweden
  22. Switzerland
  23. Taiwan
  24. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date28/03/2006
  • Share Class size09Mn
  • Base currencyGBP
  • ISIN LU0231457747

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment1,500
  • Min. additional investment1,500

Charges

  • Annual management2.0%

Performance is for the period shown (month end to month end, bid/bid, gross income reinvested, calculated in GBP).