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Zehrid Osmani

Zehrid Osmani

About Zehrid Osmani

Zehrid Osmani works for BlackRock where he splits his time between managing the BGF European Fund and fulfilling his role as head of research for European equities. Zehrid focuses on European equities within this fund and he believes that its flexible style allows it to be successful in any market environment. After gaining a degree in economics and finance from the University of Paris-Sorbonne he went on to work within European equities for ten years before moving to BlackRock. Zehrid has an IMC certificate and away from work can be found skiing or enjoying the theatre.

Invests in own strategies

Runs institutional money

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Funds Managed
  1. BGF European A4RF GBP

Citywire Rating: Not Rated


  • MNot rated in Mar 2013
  • ARated A in Apr 2013
  • MNot rated in May 2013
  • JRated A in Jun 2013
  • JRated A in Jul 2013
  • ARated A in Aug 2013
  • SRated A in Sep 2013
  • ORated Plus in Oct 2013
  • NRated Plus in Nov 2013
  • DRated Plus in Dec 2013


  • JRated Plus in Jan 2014
  • FRated Plus in Feb 2014
  • MRated Plus in Mar 2014
  • ARated Plus in Apr 2014
  • MNot rated in May 2014
  • JNot rated in Jun 2014
  • JNot rated in Jul 2014
  • ANot rated in Aug 2014
  • SNot rated in Sep 2014
  • ONot rated in Oct 2014
  • NNot rated in Nov 2014
  • DNot rated in Dec 2014


  • JNot rated in Jan 2015
  • FRated Plus in Feb 2015
  • MNot rated in Mar 2015
  • ANot rated in Apr 2015


Equity - Europe
over : 31/03/2014 - 31/03/2015
Rank 59/77 Equity - Europe
Manager Return
59 Zehrid Osmani 3.5%
59 Nigel Bolton 3.5%
61 Hugh Cuthbert 3.4%
61 Neil Veitch 3.4%

Total Return

Month by Month Performance

Quarterly Performance

to 31/03/2015 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2015 9.8%
2014 -4.0% 1.9% -4.2% -3.7% 2.1%
2013 24.6% 10.4% 0.8% 6.3% 5.4%
2012 17.3% 10.5% -5.5% 6.1% 5.9%
2011 -13.0% 3.3% 1.8% -21.7% 5.6%
2010 5.8%

Related News

BlackRock hard-closes another star European fund

BlackRock has closed its European Opportunities Extension fund to new money, having taken similar action with several other European mandates over the past year.

Citywire Discovery Source: Citywire Discovery Performance is for the period shown (month end to month end, bid/bid, gross income reinvested, calculated in GBP)..Portions of the information contained on this page was derived by Citywire Financial Publishers Ltd using content supplied by Lipper, A Reuters Company.