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Invesco Perpetual European Opps Acc

Ranked 6 out of 110 in - Europe Excluding UK over 12 months
All calculations are in GBP

Managed by

Adrian Bignell

Born in 1971, Adrian Bignell has a degree in French from St Andrews University in Scotland. With 12 years of fund management experience, he started his management career aged 23 at Cazenove where he became a director at the company and vice-head of their European equities team. Bignell subsequently joined Invesco Perpetual in 2003 as a fund manager in the European equities team, and is currently responsible for the management of a number of European small cap funds. He is also an active member of the Securities Institute. Bignell's interests outside of fund management include walking and playing golf.

Objective

The fund aims to achieve capital growth through a portfolio of investments primarily in European companies excluding the United Kingdom. In pursuing this objective, the fund managers may include investments that they consider appropriate which include transferable securities, money market instruments, warrants, collective investment schemes, deposits and other permitted investments and transactions.

Performance

Europe Excluding UK over : 31/08/2013 - 31/08/2014

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 29/08/2014 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2014 0.3% 5.7% -0.2% -4.9%
2013 41.6% 17.1% -0.4% 10.1% 10.2%
2012 15.6% 13.2% -12.5% 9.1% 7.0%
2011 -16.9% 5.4% -1.0% -21.8% 1.9%
2010 27.7% 8.1% -12.3% 13.8% 18.4%
2009 69.6% -9.8% 29.7% 31.3% 10.5%
2008 -46.8% -8.1% 0.0% -29.6% -17.8%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Asset Allocation

Breakdown

31/10/2009

Top 10 Holdings

Stock Size
Other Assets 6.54
Asian Bamboo AG ORD 3.29
Brenntag AG ORD 3.13
Ferrovial SA ORD 2.20
Subsea 7 SA ORD 2.17
FLEX LNG Ltd ORD 2.14
Grifols SA ORD 2.08
Koninklijke DSM NV ORD 2.00
Kabel Deutschland Holding AG ORD 1.91
Transocean Ltd ORD 1.90
30/04/2011

Registered For Sale In

  1. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date12/12/2007
  • Share Class size138Mn
  • Base currencyGBP
  • ISIN GB00B28J0N53

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment500
  • Min. additional investment20

Charges

  • Initial investment5

Related News

Invesco’s Bignell ups exposure to eurozone financials

Invesco Perpetual’s Adrian Bignell finds there are plenty of reasons for optimism over the troubled eurozone but warns that some shares may be over bought.

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