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Fidelity FAST Europe A-DIST-GBP

Ranked 61 out of 75 in - Europe over 12 months
All calculations are in GBP

Managed by

Anas Chakra

Born in Syria, Anas Chakra took a degree in econometrics from the University of Paris and ultimately went on to earn a masters in statistics from the University of Pennsylvania. He has held diverse roles throughout his career, including working as a financial analyst at the Al Saudi Banque as well as a senior sales representative role for IBM, with both positions situated in France. He joined Fidelity in 1995 as an investment analyst and was promoted to portfolio manager five years later. Chakra runs several segregated institutional funds domiciled in the UK. He also takes charge of the Fidelity Moneybuilder Growth unit trust for which he favours companies with solid cash generation abilities and healthy finances. When away from the office Chakra enjoys reading and travelling.


The fund aims to achieve capital growth by investing primarily in the equities of, and related instruments providing exposure to, companies that have their head office or exercise a predominant part of their activity in Europe.


Europe over : 31/10/2014 - 31/10/2015

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 30/09/2015 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2015 10.8% -4.3% -5.3%
2014 -0.9% 0.6% -0.7% -1.1% 0.4%
2013 22.9% 10.4% 2.1% 2.4% 6.4%
2012 11.6% 6.3% -2.7% 5.8% 2.0%
2011 -7.1% 2.1% 2.6% -17.5% 7.6%
2010 14.4% 6.3% -12.6% 14.3% 7.7%
2009 26.2% -6.3% 7.0% 26.5% -0.5%
2008 7.9% -13.5% 4.2%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Austria
  2. Denmark
  3. Ireland
  4. Jersey
  5. Luxembourg
  6. Poland
  7. Spain
  8. Switzerland
  9. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date22/02/2008
  • Share Class size74Mn
  • Base currencyGBP
  • ISIN LU0348529529

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment0
  • Min. additional investment0


  • 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 GBP).