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GAM Star Technology GBP Acc

Ranked 14 out of 19 in - Technology over 12 months
All calculations are in GBP

Managed by

Mark Hawtin

Mark Hawtin works at GAM Holding AG where he runs equity strategies. Prior to joining GAM, Mark worked at BNP Paribas and Quilter Goodison for seven years (1983-1991), at Enskilda Securities for eight years (1991-1999), and at Marshall Wace for eight years (1999-2007), accruing over 25 years of investment experience. The GAM Star Technology fund under his management invests in technology stock across all capitalisation sectors with a blend of original, in-depth fundamental investment style with some relative value analysis.

Objective

The fund seeks to achieve long-term capital appreciation through investing primarily in equity and equity related securities (such as warrants and rights issues) of companies listed on or dealt in Recognised Markets worldwide, and up to 10% of its net assets in unlisted equities, in each case which demonstrate long term growth opportunities within the broader technology sector or whose business models are driven by new technologies.

Performance

Technology over : 31/05/2014 - 31/05/2015

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 31/03/2015 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2015 7.6%
2014 3.1% -1.4% -1.5% 2.6% 3.5%
2013 44.3% 12.0% 6.6% 9.8% 10.1%
2012 13.9% 25.4% -7.0% 0.7% -3.0%
2011 0.7% -12.5% 10.2%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Austria
  2. Belgium
  3. Chile
  4. Finland
  5. France
  6. Germany
  7. Hong Kong
  8. Luxembourg
  9. Netherlands
  10. Norway
  11. Portugal
  12. Singapore
  13. Spain
  14. Switzerland
  15. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date21/02/2011
  • Base currencyGBP
  • ISIN IE00B50J9265

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment6,000
  • Min. additional investment0

Charges

  • Annual management1.6%

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