Fact sheet: Aberdeen Gbl Eurpn EqDiv

Fund information
Fund name
Aberdeen Global European Equity Dividend X2 EUR
Fund manager company
Aberdeen Global Services S.A.
Fund type
Offshore Fund
Fund manager
  • Pan European Equity Teamsince 22/06/2003
Fund objective
The Fund’s investment objective is long-term total return to be achieved by investing at least two-thirds of the Fund’s assets in equities and equity-related securities of companies with their registered office in Europe; and/or, of companies which have the preponderance of their business activities in Europe; and/or, of holding companies that have the preponderance of their assets in companies with their registered office in Europe, and which produce or are expected to produce a high dividend yield. Companies are selected regardless of their market capitalisation (micro, small, mid, large caps), sector or geographical location within Europe. Liquid assets held by the Fund in the form of sight and time deposits, together with debt instruments which generate interest income within the meaning of the European Savings Tax Directive, may not exceed 15% of the Net Asset Value of the Fund.
Benchmark
  • MSCI Europe
Investment style
None
Investment method
Shares
Quick stats
1 Year return
17.2%
1 Year rank in sector
100/228
Sector
FO Equity - Europe inc UK
Yield
2.5%
Ongoing charge (OCF)
?A fund’s ongoing charges figure (OCF) is similar to the old-style total expense ratio. It reflects the annual charge to investors in the fund, in percentage terms, but does not include extra performance-related fees (where these are levied) or the fund’s trading expenses on its underlying investments.
0.97%
Fund size
£68m (£82m last year)
FE Risk score
?FE Risk Scores measure the riskiness of instruments relative to the FTSE 100 index of shares. Weekly volatility is measured over three years with recent behaviour counting more heavily than earlier behaviour. Cash-type investments will have scores close to zero. Funds will tend to have scores in the 0-150 range. The FTSE 100 is always scored at 100. There is no upper limit.
104
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SPL Parallel Private Equity IC47.7%
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IVI European35.3%
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Performance snapshot

Holdings snapshot

  • UK46.7%
    Switzerland21.7%
    France10.2%
    Sweden9.1%
    Denmark6.1%
  • Financials18.9%
    Consumer Staples17.5%
    Industrials17%
    Health Care11%
    Materials7.3%
  • UK Equities46.6%
    Swiss Equities18.2%
    Swedish Equities12.5%
    French Equities10.2%
    Danish Equities6.1%

Performance vs Sector

Cumulative performance
 1 mth3 mth6 mth1 yr3 yr5 yr
Fund2.3%8.5%4.4%17.2%14%39.9%
Sector1.6%8.7%6.1%15.8%16.3%55.2%
Rank within sector97 / 235147 / 235162 / 234100 / 228126 / 197150 / 174
Quartile2nd3rd3rd2nd3rd4th
Calendar performance
 YTD - 20172016201520142013
Fund3.4%1.8%1.6%5.9%14.9%
Sector2.8%-0.6%11.1%4.2%21.1%
Rank within sector72 / 23573 / 227191 / 20882 / 196163 / 184
Quartile2nd2nd4th2nd4th
Risk statistics
Alpha
?Alpha is a measure of a fund's over- or under-performance by comparison to its benchmark. If the Alpha is 5, the fund has outperformed its benchmark by 5%; so the greater the Alpha, the greater the outperformance.
-0.53
Beta
?Beta estimates a fund's volatility by comparison to that of its benchmark. A fund with a beta close to 1 means that the fund will move generally in line with the benchmark. Higher than 1 and the fund is more volatile than the benchmark and vice versa.
0.96
Sharpe
?This commonly-used measure calculates the level of return over and above the return of a notional risk-free investment, such as cash. The difference in returns is then divided by the fund's volatility. The resulting ratio is an indication of the amount of excess return generated per unit of risk.
0.09
Volatility
?Volatility (or standard deviation), when applied to an investment fund, expresses its risk. It shows how widely a range of returns varied from the fund's average return over a particular period. For example, if a fund had an average return of 5%, and its volatility was 15, this would mean that the range of its returns over the period had swung between +20% and -10%.
13.12
Tracking error
?This measures the standard deviation of a fund's excess returns over the returns of an index or benchmark portfolio. As such, it can be an indication of 'riskiness' in the manager's investment style. A Tracking Error below 2 suggests a passive approach. At 3 and above the the manager will be deploying a more active investment style.
5.36
Information ratio
?This is a useful risk-adjusted measure of actively managed fund performance. It is calculated by deducting the returns of the fund's benchmark from the fund's overall returns, then dividing the result by its tracking error. The higher the Information Ratio the better. It is generally considered that a figure of 0.5 reflects a good performance, 0.75 very good, and 1.00 outstanding.
-0.15
R-Squared
?An indication of how closely correlated a fund is to an index or a benchmark. Values for R-Squared range between 0 and 1, with 0 indicating no correlation at all and 1 showing a perfect match. Values upwards of 0.7 suggest that the fund's behaviour is increasingly linked to its benchmark.
0.84
Price movement
52 week high13.02
52 week low11.07
Current bid price-
Current offer price-
Current mid price13.02
Region
1UK46.71%
2Switzerland21.69%
3France10.16%
4Sweden9.07%
5Denmark6.06%
6Norway1.67%
7Netherlands1.61%
8Germany1.47%
9Austria1.46%
Industry sector
1Financials18.86%
2Consumer Staples17.54%
3Industrials16.95%
4Health Care11.04%
5Materials7.35%
6Energy7.19%
7Consumer Discretionary6.97%
8Telecommunications Utilities4.93%
9Utilities3.15%
Asset type
1UK Equities46.62%
2Swiss Equities18.24%
3Swedish Equities12.52%
4French Equities10.16%
5Danish Equities6.06%
6Norwegian Equities1.67%
7Dutch Equities1.61%
8German Equities1.47%
9Austrian Equities1.46%
Individual holdings
1BRITISH AMERICAN TOBACCO4.2%
2NORDEA BANK AB3.6%
3ROYAL DUTCH SHELL3.5%
4ROCHE HLDG AG3.3%
5PRUDENTIAL PLC3.2%
6UBS3.2%
7VODAFONE GROUP3%
8NESTLE SA2.9%
9GLAXOSMITHKLINE2.8%
Management
Fund manager group
Aberdeen
Fund manager company
Aberdeen Global Services S.A.
Fund type
Offshore Fund
Fund objective
The Fund’s investment objective is long-term total return to be achieved by investing at least two-thirds of the Fund’s assets in equities and equity-related securities of companies with their registered office in Europe; and/or, of companies which have the preponderance of their business activities in Europe; and/or, of holding companies that have the preponderance of their assets in companies with their registered office in Europe, and which produce or are expected to produce a high dividend yield. Companies are selected regardless of their market capitalisation (micro, small, mid, large caps), sector or geographical location within Europe. Liquid assets held by the Fund in the form of sight and time deposits, together with debt instruments which generate interest income within the meaning of the European Savings Tax Directive, may not exceed 15% of the Net Asset Value of the Fund.
Benchmark
  • MSCI Europe
Investment style
None
Investment method
Shares
Fund manager
NameSinceBiography
Pan European Equity Team22/06/2003
Compliance
Transparent for Austrian Tax, Transparent for Swiss Tax, Reporting Fund Status, UCITS IV Compliant, UCITS V Compliant
Domicile
No data available.
Fund for sale in
Austria, Belgium, Switzerland, Czech Republic, Germany, Denmark, Spain, Finland, France, United Kingdom, Gibraltar, Hong Kong, Hungary, Ireland, Iceland, Italy, Jersey, Republic Of Korea, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Offshore, Portugal, Singapore, Sweden, Taiwan - Province Of China
Aberdeen Global European Equity Dividend A1 EUR
Initial charge6.38%
Annual charge1.5%
Min single investment£1,500
Min regular saving£1,500
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.72%
Total expense ratio (TER)2.15%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price156.0498
CurrencyEUR
Price updated16/02/2017
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeKIB1
Aberdeen Global European Equity Dividend A2 Base Currency Exposure CHF
Initial charge6.38%
Annual charge1.5%
Min single investment£200,000
Min regular saving£1,500
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.86%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.74%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price169.2962
CurrencyCHF
Price updated16/02/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeKIB3
Aberdeen Global European Equity Dividend A2 Base Currency Exposure USD
Initial charge6.38%
Annual charge1.5%
Min single investment£200,000
Min regular saving£1,500
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.84%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.74%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price198.8643
CurrencyUSD
Price updated16/02/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeKIB4
Aberdeen Global European Equity Dividend A2 EUR
Initial charge6.38%
Annual charge1.5%
Min single investment£1,500
Min regular saving£1,500
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.72%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.74%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price199.4927
CurrencyEUR
Price updated16/02/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeKIB2
Aberdeen Global European Equity Dividend I1 Base Currency Exposure USD
Initial charge6.38%
Annual charge0.75%
Min single investment£1,000,000
Min regular saving£10,000
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.07%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price11.4175
CurrencyUSD
Price updated05/08/2015
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeFP3R
Aberdeen Global European Equity Dividend I2 EUR
Initial charge6.38%
Annual charge0.75%
Min single investment£1,000,000
Min regular saving£10,000
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)0.93%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.2%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price2128.6607
CurrencyEUR
Price updated16/02/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeXC80
Aberdeen Global European Equity Dividend S2 EUR
Initial charge6.38%
Annual charge1.92%
Min single investment£1,500
Min regular saving£1,500
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)2.14%
Total expense ratio (TER)2.15%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price194.0924
CurrencyEUR
Price updated16/02/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeC645
Aberdeen Global European Equity Dividend X2 EUR
Initial charge6.38%
Annual charge0.75%
Min single investment£1,500
Min regular saving£1,500
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)0.97%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price13.0167
CurrencyEUR
Price updated16/02/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeGWSB
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