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M&G Global Select A Inc

Ranked 463 out of 694 in - Global over 12 months
All calculations are in GBP unless stated

Managed by

John William Olsen

John William Olsen, a Danish national, joined M&G in April 2014, and was appointed fund manager of the M&G Global Select Fund and M&G Pan European Select Fund in July 2014. John William joined M&G from Danske Capital, where from 2002 he had managed non-domestic equity portfolios, including the Global Stock Picking and Global Select equity funds, and also the European Select strategy. He joined Danske Capital in 1998 as a fund manager on the domestic Danish equities team, and in 2000 also became a global sector analyst focusing on technology and telecommunications stocks. John William gained a BA in business economics and then an MSc in finance and accounting from Copenhagen Business School.

Objective

The Fund aims to maximise long term total return (the combination of capital growth and income) by investing in a wide range of global equities. The Fund will invest globally (including the UK) in the equities of companies across a wide range of geographies, sectors and market capitalisations. Income is of secondary importance to capital growth when investments are selected.

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Performance

Global over : 30/04/2017 - 30/04/2018
  • Rank 463/694 Total Return
  • Rank 654/694 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 668/694 Max Drawdown

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 31/03/2018 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2018 -9.1%
2017 11.7% 3.6% 1.5% -1.3% 7.6%
2016 26.7% 2.0% 5.1% 7.8% 9.6%
2015 4.9% 9.0% -5.2% -4.3% 6.1%
2014 5.1% -1.9% 0.1% 1.4% 5.6%
2013 17.3% 14.8% -1.1% 0.7% 2.6%
2012 13.5% 9.9% -7.6% 6.1% 5.3%
2011 -11.0% -0.2% 1.2% -16.9% 6.1%
2010 14.5% 9.1% -10.5% 6.3% 10.3%
2009 24.5% -8.3% 4.9% 22.9% 5.3%
2008 -14.9% -4.7% -0.3% -7.0% -3.8%
2007 15.0% 4.1% 8.0% 1.4% 0.9%
2006 11.2% 10.6% -2.9% -1.7% 5.4%
2005 25.8% 5.6% 3.9% 14.1% 0.5%
2004 19.6% -0.1% 3.3% 6.0% 9.4%
2003 32.7% -4.9% 12.2% 12.0% 11.0%
2002 -27.4% 1.7% -16.5% -18.9% 5.4%
2001 -17.4% -8.6% 1.2% -15.8% 6.1%
2000 1.7% 6.3% 1.3% -0.2% -5.4%
1999 21.7% 9.9% 1.4% -10.1% 21.5%
1998 18.4% 14.0% -0.9% -13.5% 21.1%
1997 2.0% 5.5% 8.4% -2.0% -9.0%
1996 3.1% 9.2% -0.5% -0.7% -4.4%
1995 17.2% -3.8% 7.1% 6.7% 6.5%
1994 -6.3% -2.0% -1.8% 1.6% -4.1%
1993 30.5% 7.8% 2.4% 7.5% 9.9%
1992 21.5% 4.0% -4.1% 4.8% 16.3%
1991 23.9% 21.1% 3.9% 1.3% -2.8%
1990 -22.6% -9.0% 4.4% -22.1% 4.4%
1989 38.3% 13.4% 10.9% 7.3% 2.5%
1988 16.1% 5.4% 10.2% -1.8% 1.7%
1987 -11.9% 8.9% 3.7% 10.6% -29.5%
1986 24.9% 14.3% 1.2% 4.7% 3.2%
1985 4.5% 4.0% -2.3% -3.7% 6.9%
1984 11.0% 13.8% -9.3% 6.8% 0.6%
1983 36.8% 13.0% 14.2% 0.9% 5.2%
1982 18.1% -7.9% -0.3% 11.7% 15.2%
1981 -5.3% -2.6% 1.4% -11.7% 8.5%
1980 40.6% 4.0% 18.8% 15.4% -1.3%
1979 25.1% 13.7% -2.3% 9.7% 2.7%
1978 12.2% 0.5% 11.4% 9.3% -8.3%
1977 18.2% 7.8% 5.3% 4.1% 0.0%
1976 -6.9% 1.5% -3.2% -8.3% 3.4%
1975 30.7% 25.1% 9.0% -8.7% 5.0%
1974 -35.7% 12.8% -22.5% -28.1% 2.3%
1973 -20.6% 1.7% 1.3% -8.9% -15.3%
1972 51.6% 17.4% 1.9% 1.4% 25.0%
1971 35.5% 4.4% 11.7% 9.9% 5.7%
1970 -7.7% 4.4% -15.7% 10.7% -5.3%
1969 -11.3% -2.8% -15.0% 1.6% 5.6%
1968 54.0% 15.2% 16.2% 2.4% 12.4%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Singapore
  2. Switzerland
  3. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date19/12/1967
  • Share Class size717Mn
  • Base currencyGBP
  • ISIN GB0030937840

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment500
  • Min. regular additional investment100

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).