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Comgest Growth GEM Promising Companies Euro

Ranked 20 out of 192 in - Global Emerging Markets over 12 months
All calculations are in EUR

Managed by

Vincent Strauss

Wojciech Stanislawski

Wojciech Stanislawski was born in 1975 in Poland and attended the University Panthéon-Assas in Paris where he studied Banking and Financial Techniques. He joined Comgest in 1999 where he manages a number of funds using the GARP investment process. Wojciech has been managing funds for over eight years. Outside of fund management, Wojciech lists tennis, soccer and music as his main interests.

Galina Besedina


The investment objective of GEM Promising Companies is to achieve capital appreciation by creating a professionally managed portfolio consisting primarily of what, in the opinion of the Investment Manager, are high quality long-term growth promising companies based or operating in Global Emerging Markets. The Investment Manager intends investing in shares or equity linked securities including preferred stock, convertible bonds and debentures which are convertible into equity securities issued by companies located in Global Emerging Markets quoted or traded on Regulated Markets including Asia, Latin America, Eastern and Southern Europe.


Global Emerging Markets over : 30/09/2013 - 30/09/2014

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 30/09/2014 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2014 11.2% -0.7% 8.2% 3.5%
2013 3.3% 2.7% -7.1% 3.7% 4.4%
2012 8.7% 4.6% -7.2% 10.2% 1.6%
2011 -16.8% -6.4% -3.3% -12.2% 4.8%
2010 40.6% 14.4% 8.9% 4.4% 8.1%
2009 85.7% 4.2% 37.7% 14.8% 12.9%
2008 -55.2% -13.4% -1.5% -24.8% -30.1%
2007 6.9% 6.3% -0.8% 1.4%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Austria
  2. Belgium
  3. France
  4. Germany
  5. Ireland
  6. Luxembourg
  7. Netherlands
  8. Sweden
  9. Switzerland
  10. United Kingdom

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