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Pictet-Global Megatrend Selection-P dy GBP

Ranked 116 out of 334 in - Global Equities over 12 months
All calculations are in GBP

Managed by

Hans Peter Portner

Hans Peter Portner joined Pictet Asset Management in 1997 and is a Senior Investment Manager in charge of the PF-Water Fund and the PF-Utilities Fund. Hans Peter is a specialist for Utilities in the Sector Specialists team. He is also Head of Sector and Theme Funds Unit. He began his investment career in 1992 with UBS Brinson in Basel as Portfolio Manager for international equities, where he managed single country funds and capital preservation funds. In 1997 he joined Pictet Asset Management in Geneva as Senior Investment Manager for international equities, a role he pursued in London from 1999 to 2001. Hans Peter is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charterholder and holds a Master’s degree in Economics from the University of Bern.


The subfund will pursue a strategy of capital growth by investing at least two thirds of its total assets in equities of companies that can benefit from global megatrends, i.e. market trends resulting from sustainable and secular changes in economic and social factors. The investment universe is not limited to a specific geographical area.


Global Equities over : 31/08/2014 - 31/08/2015

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 30/06/2015 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2015 8.8% -4.4%
2014 11.6% 1.5% 0.0% 2.4% 7.5%
2013 25.0% 16.4% -1.2% 3.7% 4.8%
2012 12.6% 9.5% -2.4% 3.3% 2.0%
2011 -12.2% 1.1% -0.2% -18.0% 6.1%
2010 21.0% 10.2% -8.2% 8.8% 10.0%
2009 23.1% -6.7% 6.5% 17.5% 5.4%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Austria
  2. Belgium
  3. Chile
  4. Cyprus
  5. Finland
  6. France
  7. Germany
  8. Greece
  9. Ireland
  10. Italy
  11. Liechtenstein
  12. Luxembourg
  13. Netherlands
  14. Portugal
  15. Singapore
  16. Spain
  17. Sweden
  18. Switzerland
  19. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date31/10/2008
  • Share Class size11Mn
  • Base currencyGBP
  • ISIN LU0386899750

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment0
  • Min. additional investment0


  • Annual management1.60%

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