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Artemis Global Growth

Ranked 386 out of 546 in - Global over 12 months
All calculations are in GBP unless stated

Managed by

Peter Saacke

Peter Saacke attended the University of Oxford where he received a BA in Mathematics and Philosophy. He also holds an MA in Economics from Freiburg University, and to add to his impressive academic background he holds a PhD in Economics, which he obtained from Hamburg University. Peter started his career as a visiting researcher at the European University Institute in Florence. He delved into the financial world in 1999 with Merrill Lynch, where he worked as a pan European equity strategist and quantitative economist. Peter joined Artemis at the end of 2002 where he currently manages the Artemis European Growth Fund and the Artemis Global Growth Fund. He is a CFA Charterholder.


The objective of the Fund is to achieve long-term capital growth from a diversified portfolio investing in any economic sector in any part of the world. The Manager actively manages the portfolio in order to achieve the objective and will not be restricted in respect of choice of investments either by company size or industry, or in terms of the geographical split of the portfolio.

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Global over : 31/07/2015 - 31/07/2016

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 30/06/2016 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2016 1.4% 3.4%
2015 7.0% 10.3% -2.2% -6.4% 6.0%
2014 17.3% 0.1% 5.2% 3.5% 7.5%
2013 23.9% 15.5% 0.0% 3.0% 4.1%
2012 16.8% 9.1% -6.1% 7.2% 6.4%
2011 -7.2% 3.2% 0.1% -16.9% 8.2%
2010 21.9% 10.0% -12.0% 9.8% 14.8%
2009 8.4% -13.3% 3.7% 15.5% 4.4%
2008 -36.3% -11.4% 1.4% -17.9% -13.5%
2007 22.8% 3.3% 12.1% 4.4% 1.6%
2006 12.1% 13.1% -9.3% -2.9% 12.7%
2005 42.0% 6.8% 9.8% 13.6% 6.6%
2004 16.6% 3.2% -1.2% 2.8% 11.2%
2003 10.0% -2.5% 7.6% 3.1% 1.7%
2002 -41.1% -6.0% -22.5% -21.3% 2.8%
2001 -29.5% -20.7% 2.9% -25.4% 15.8%
2000 0.3% 16.1% -2.8% 9.1% -18.5%
1999 23.8% 1.1% 6.9% -4.3% 19.7%
1998 7.2% 11.1% -1.8% -14.7% 15.2%
1997 15.0% 9.0% 6.3% 7.5% -7.7%
1996 14.0% 16.7% 1.9% 0.0% -4.1%
1995 -4.7%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Asset Allocation



Top 10 Holdings

Stock Size
Johnson & Johnson ORD 2.10
Siemens AG ORD 2.00
Total SA ORD 1.61
Altria Group Inc ORD 1.54
GBP Cash 1.48
Ford Motor Co ORD 1.43
Lear Corp ORD 1.37
Great Western Bancorp Inc ORD 1.37
Home Depot Inc ORD 1.31
Tenaga Nasional Bhd ORD 1.28

Registered For Sale In

  1. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date29/06/1990
  • Share Class size525Mn
  • Base currencyGBP
  • ISIN GB0006795743

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment1,000
  • Min. regular additional investment50


  • Annual management1.50%
  • Initial investment5.25

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