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Europe's top dividend hunters

Europe's top dividend hunters

In this week's Group Ratings number crunch, we take a look at the fund groups best exploiting the growing dividend culture in Europe.

Funds & Fund Managers

All calculations in GBP
over :
 Average Manager Total Return : 66.5% (31 May 2012 - 31 May 2015)
Total Return
1 of 78

107.4%

2 of 78

105.6%

2 of 78

105.6%

4 of 78

100.5%

5 of 78

97.0%

6 of 78

96.6%

7 of 78

85.9%

8 of 78

85.8%

9 of 78

85.7%

10 of 78

84.6%

11 of 78

83.5%

12 of 78

83.5%

12 of 78

83.5%

12 of 78

83.5%

15 of 78

82.4%

15 of 78

82.4%

17 of 78

81.7%

17 of 78

81.7%

19 of 78

80.5%

20 of 78

77.5%

21 of 78

77.2%

22 of 78

74.6%

22 of 78

74.6%

22 of 78

74.6%

25 of 78

72.4%

26 of 78

72.4%

26 of 78

72.4%

28 of 78

71.0%

29 of 78

70.6%

30 of 78

68.4%

31 of 78

68.4%

32 of 78

68.3%

33 of 78

68.2%

34 of 78

67.9%

35 of 78

66.4%

36 of 78

66.1%

37 of 78

65.5%

38 of 78

64.8%

39 of 78

64.4%

39 of 78

64.4%

39 of 78

64.4%

42 of 78

64.2%

43 of 78

63.7%

44 of 78

63.0%

44 of 78

63.0%

46 of 78

62.7%

47 of 78

62.1%

48 of 78

61.9%

49 of 78

61.1%

50 of 78

61.0%

50 of 78

61.0%

52 of 78

60.8%

53 of 78

60.6%

53 of 78

60.6%

55 of 78

60.3%

56 of 78

59.8%

57 of 78

59.2%

58 of 78

58.5%

59 of 78

58.3%

60 of 78

57.7%

60 of 78

57.7%

62 of 78

57.5%

63 of 78

56.7%

64 of 78

56.3%

64 of 78

56.3%

66 of 78

55.0%

67 of 78

54.5%

68 of 78

52.1%

69 of 78

50.9%

70 of 78

49.9%

71 of 78

48.1%

72 of 78

43.6%

73 of 78

43.0%

74 of 78

42.9%

75 of 78

42.8%

76 of 78

37.8%

76 of 78

37.8%

78 of 78

19.0%

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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.

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