Stephanie Butcher began her career in finance at Lazard Brothers in October 1993 having studied history at Cambridge University’s Gonville and Caius College. Butcher began managing US portfolios at Lazard before moving to Aberdeen Asset Management in 1997. She joined Aberdeen’s European desk in the summer of 1998 after a brief spell as a North American fund manager. Butcher moved to Invesco in 2003 to become a fund manager on the group’s European equities team.
The Fund aims to generate income together with long-term capital growth, through investing primarily in European equities. The Fund will seek to deliver an above average gross dividend yield. At least 75% of the total assets of the Fund (after deducting ancillary liquid assets) shall be invested in equity and equity related securities which in the view of the Investment Adviser offer or reflect prospects for dividends and are issued by: (i) companies having their registered office in a European country, (ii) companies with a registered office outside Europe carrying out their business activities predominantly in Europe, or (iii) holding companies, the interests of which are predominantly invested in subsidiary companies with a registered office in a European country.
- Hong Kong
- United Kingdom