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Melchior Sel Trust European Absolute Ret C

Ranked 78 out of 83 in - Long/Short Equity over 12 months
All calculations are in GBP unless stated

Managed by

Leonard Charlton

Leonard Charlton joined Dalton Strategic Partnership in 2006 where he has run the Melchior Selected Trust European Absolute Return Fund since February 2010. His strategy on the fund involves a combination of fundamental stock selection with an active trading overlay in both the long and the short portfolio. Leonard runs institutional mandates and invests in his own strategies. He is based in London and studied management science at the University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology (UMIST).


The investment objective of the European Absolute Return Fund is to achieve longer term capital growth, without undue risk through diversified investment in equities of companies which are listed on a stock exchange in the European region or of companies that have their registered office, or carry out a predominant portion of their economic activity in the European region. It is is designed to achieve absolute returns irrespective of market conditions.

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Long/Short Equity over : 30/11/2016 - 30/11/2017
  • Rank 78/83 Total Return
  • Rank 23/83 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 74/83 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Currency Return
76 Jupiter Absolute Return Acc GBP


77 Pensato Europa Absolute Return R GBP B

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged



78 Melchior Sel Trust European Absolute Ret C GBP


79 DB Platinum IV Clinton Equity Strategies I2C-G GBP


80 Melchior Selected Tr Eur Enh Abs Ret I7 GBP H Acc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged



Fund Name Currency Loss
72 Schroder GAIA Egerton Equity A Dis GBP GBP


73 MLIS CCI Healthcare Long-Short UCITS GBP B Acc GBP


74 Melchior Sel Trust European Absolute Ret C GBP


75 FP Argonaut Absolute Return GBP A Hdg Acc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged



76 CF Odey Absolute Return GBP Ret Acc GBP


Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 29/09/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 -2.5% -1.9% 0.6%
2016 -10.6% -1.0% -3.7% -3.3% -3.1%
2015 6.2% 1.6% 2.3% 0.4% 1.7%
2014 5.3% 2.4% -0.2% 2.4% 0.6%
2013 -3.6% 0.3% -3.1% -1.8% 1.0%
2012 -5.2% -2.9% -0.8% 0.9% -2.4%
2011 5.7% -0.4% 2.6% 2.4% 1.1%
2010 0.9% 4.1% 4.7%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. France
  2. Luxembourg
  3. Spain
  4. Switzerland
  5. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date26/02/2010
  • Share Class size00Mn
  • Base currencyGBP
  • ISIN LU0476438998

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment10,000
  • Min. regular additional investment0


  • Annual management2.00%

Related News

Dalton launches enhanced European equity long/short equity fund

The boutique has soft-launched a leveraged version of its flagship European equity long/short fund managed by Leonard Charlton.

Dalton hard-closes $600m European Absolute Return fund

Dalton Strategic Partnership has hard-closed its Melchior Selected Trust European Absolute Return fund managed by Leonard Charlton, after hitting $600 million in assets.

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