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Man GLG Continental European Growth Ret Acc A GBP

Ranked 94 out of 120 in - Europe Excluding UK over 12 months
All calculations are in GBP unless stated

Managed by

Rory Powe

Rory Powe is a long-only portfolio manager focusing on European growth stocks, and joined Man GLG in July 2014. Prior to this, he founded Powe Capital Management in 2001 and for 12 years managed European funds. Before founding PCM Rory was a global partner at Invesco and ran their flagship Continental European strategy for 10 years. He graduated from Trinity College, Oxford in 1985 with a BA (Hons) in Modern History. Rory has over 27 years of European equity experience.


The objective of the Fund is to achieve above average long term capital growth through investing, directly or indirectly, primarily in the quoted securities of companies listed on European Stock Exchanges. To achieve the objective the Fund will be invested primarily in stocks, ADRs and other equity linked instruments including (without limitation) exchange traded or "over the counter" financial derivative instruments such as stock options, equity swaps and contracts for differences.

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Europe Excluding UK over : 31/03/2016 - 31/03/2017

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 31/03/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 4.8%
2016 15.7% 1.5% 2.5% 8.9% 2.0%
2015 30.9% 11.7% 1.1% 4.5% 11.0%
2014 6.6% 3.2% -1.9% -3.7% 9.4%
2013 28.0% 9.8% 0.7% 7.0% 8.3%
2012 24.4% 13.6% -8.5% 10.3% 8.5%
2011 -15.6% 5.5% 3.1% -23.6% 1.6%
2010 13.9% 5.0% -14.3% 13.6% 11.4%
2009 24.6% -12.5% 11.9% 26.2% 0.8%
2008 -25.4% -10.3% -5.8% -13.5% 2.2%
2007 12.5% 5.8% 4.0% -1.0% 3.3%
2006 18.4% 14.3% -5.9% 3.8% 6.0%
2005 27.3% 3.6% 4.5% 11.0% 5.9%
2004 13.3% -1.3% 4.6% 1.6% 8.0%
2003 28.1% -7.8% 19.6% 4.7% 10.9%
2002 -29.9% 0.4% -10.8% -25.8% 5.5%
2001 -22.9% -14.2% -1.5% -20.0% 14.1%
2000 11.4% 13.9% 4.8% -2.3% -4.5%
1999 32.9% 1.8% 3.7% -4.4% 31.6%
1998 27.2%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Asset Allocation



Top 10 Holdings

Stock Size
Pandora A/S ORD 7.24
Ryanair Holdings PLC ORD 6.87
Moncler SpA ORD 5.76
Essilor International SA ORD 5.46
Chr Hansen Holding A/S ORD 5.04
ASML Holding NV ORD 4.68
Geberit AG ORD 4.42
Yoox Net-A-Porter Group SpA ORD 4.35
Assa Abloy AB ORD 3.90
Glanbia PLC ORD 3.87

Registered For Sale In

  1. Chile
  2. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date17/07/1998
  • Share Class size575Mn
  • Base currencyGBP
  • ISIN GB00B0119370

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment500,000
  • Min. regular additional investment0


  • Annual management1.50%

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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).