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Jupiter JGF European Growth L GBP A Inc

Ranked 2 out of 47 in - Europe over 60 months
All calculations are in GBP

Managed by

Alexander Darwall

Alexander Darwall joined Jupiter in 1995 and heads up the Jupiter European Growth Team. Alexander manages the Jupiter European Growth SICAV as well as institutional assets. He originally joined Jupiter to run the European portion of a number of segregated pension fund accounts, subsequently taking responsibility for other accounts, including Local Council pension funds (European portion). Alexander trained as an investment analyst with de Zoete & Bevan (BZW) before moving to Enskilda Securities in Paris in 1987, where he became head of French equity research. He joined Goldman Sachs in London in 1992, where he worked as a French equity analyst prior to moving to Jupiter. He holds a degree in History from Cambridge University.


To achieve long term capital growth by exploiting special investment opportunities in Europe. The Fund will invest primarily in equity and equity related securities (including listed preference shares, listed convertible unsecured loan stock, listed warrants and other similar securities) of issuers which have their registered office in Europe or exercise the predominant part of their economic activities in Europe (including UK) and which are considered by the Investment Manager to be undervalued or otherwise to offer good prospects for capital growth.


Europe over : 31/10/2010 - 31/10/2015

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 30/09/2015 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2015 11.3% -1.8% 1.9%
2014 5.1% 3.1% -1.7% -2.4% 6.2%
2013 22.0% 14.0% -0.9% 3.2% 4.7%
2012 27.1% 13.8% -0.9% 9.5% 2.9%
2011 -15.4% 3.1% -2.6% -20.2% 5.5%
2010 22.0% 8.0% -9.5% 15.0% 8.6%
2009 41.1% -4.4% 10.5% 25.7% 6.3%
2008 -7.4%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

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

Fund Info

  • Launch date29/07/2008
  • Share Class size22Mn
  • Base currencyGBP
  • ISIN LU0329190499

Purchase Info

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


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Video from Berlin (4/4): fund managers on the markets

Our final round of interviews with the fund managers who presented at the Citywire Fund Selector event in Berlin; we bring you Alex Darwall of Jupiter Asset Management, Rolf Banz of Pictet Funds, Wilfred Sit of Mirae Asset Global Investments, Xavier Lagrandie of Lombard Odier Darier Hentsch and Rob Burnett of Neptune.

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