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Janus Henderson European Absolute Return A Acc

Ranked 66 out of 82 in - Long/Short Equity over 12 months
All calculations are in GBP unless stated

Managed by

John Bennett

John Bennett has over 25 years' experience of managing European equities. He joined Henderson as a Director of European Equities in April 2011 as part of the Gartmore acquisition. John manages a number of Continental and Pan European funds. He joined Gartmore in 2010 from GAM where he spent 17 years as a fund manager during which time he managed its flagship long only and equity L/S hedge fund which was launched in June 1998. Prior to GAM, John was a fund manager at Ivory and Sime and has been a Member of the Chartered Institute of Bankers in Scotland since 1987.

Objective

The Fund aims to achieve a positive absolute return by taking long and short positions primarily in equities or equity related derivative contracts of: companies having their registered office in Europe (including United Kingdom); and companies that do not have their registered office in Europe (including United Kingdom) but either (i) carry out a predominant proportion of their business activity in these markets, or (ii) are holding companies which predominantly own companies with registered offices in Europe (including United Kingdom), although all or a substantial proportion of the physical assets of the Fund may at any time consist of cash, near cash, deposits and/or money market instruments.

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Performance

Long/Short Equity over : 30/04/2017 - 30/04/2018
  • Rank 66/82 Total Return
  • Rank 24/82 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 36/82 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Currency Risk
22 Janus Henderson HF Pan European Alpha I2 HGBP

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

3.7

23 Blackrock Global Long Short Equity D Acc GBP

3.7

24 Janus Henderson European Absolute Return A Acc GBP

3.7

25 Melchior Sel Trust European Absolute Ret C GBP

3.9

26 JPM Europe Equity Absolute Alpha C (perf) DisGBP H

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

4.0

Fund Name Currency Loss
34 Janus Henderson HF Pan European Alpha I2 HGBP

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

-2.8%

35 Odey Giano European GBP Inc GBP

-2.9%

36 Janus Henderson European Absolute Return A Acc GBP

-2.9%

37 Schroder ISF European Alpha Abs Return GBPH C Acc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

-2.9%

38 Portland Hill SICAV European Long/Short D GBP GBP

-3.1%

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 31/03/2018 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2018 -0.2%
2017 4.6% 3.0% 1.9% 0.2% -0.6%
2016 -1.6% -3.2% -0.5% -0.1% 2.2%
2015 2.9% 3.3% -1.3% 1.1% -0.1%
2014 6.6% 5.2% 0.6% -0.2% 0.9%
2013 25.0% 10.3% 1.8% 2.6% 8.6%
2012 6.4% 2.6% -1.3% 2.3% 2.6%
2011 -2.0% -1.1% -0.3% -0.9% 0.3%
2010 -0.3% -0.4% -2.7% 1.4% 1.6%
2009 4.4% 4.9% 0.2%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date29/01/2009
  • Share Class size04Mn
  • Base currencyGBP
  • ISIN GB00B3CPX151

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment1,000
  • Min. regular additional investment0

Charges

  • Annual management1.50%
  • Initial investment1.5

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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).