Fact sheet: Aviva Sch Euro AlphaPls Pn

Fund information
Fund name
Aviva Schroder European Alpha Plus Pn S14
Fund manager company
Aviva Life & Pensions UK Ltd
Fund type
Pension Fund
Fund manager
  • Leon Howard-Spinksince 06/04/2008
Underlying fund
Schroder Eurpn Alpha Plus
Fund objective
To provide capital growth through investment in equity and equity related securities of European companies. At least 80% of the fund will be invested in a concentrated portfolio (typically between 35 and 60 holdings) of large or mid-sized companies listed, incorporated or headquartered in European countries or companies that derive a significant proportion of their revenues from their European business. The fund may also invest in collective investment schemes, fixed interest securities, warrants, cash deposits and money market instruments.
Benchmark
  • FTSE All World Europe ex UK
Investment style
No data available.
Investment method
No data available.
Quick stats
1 Year return
34.5%
1 Year rank in sector
12/359
Sector
PN Europe Excluding UK
Yield
-
Fund size
£4m (£4m 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.
112
Bid price
165.21
Top in this sector
Fund name1 Year
SIP Neptune Eurpn Opps Pn50.5%
Zurich Nept EuroOppsPn49%
Scot Eq Neptune Eur Opps Pn48.9%
OMW Neptune European Opps48.9%
L&G Neptune European Opps Pn48.6%
...more in PN Europe Excluding UK

Performance snapshot

Holdings snapshot

  • France25.3%
    Germany22.9%
    Netherlands8.1%
    Austria7.3%
    Spain6.3%
  • Financials30.1%
    Telecommunications15.2%
    Industrials13.9%
    Consumer Goods9.6%
    Technology9%
  • French Equities25.3%
    German Equities22.9%
    Dutch Equities8.1%
    Austrian Equities7.3%
    Spanish Equities6.3%

Performance vs Sector

Cumulative performance
 1 mth3 mth6 mth1 yr3 yr5 yr
Fund4%9%17.8%34.5%34.8%-
Sector3.6%7.5%9.9%24.4%31.3%79.5%
Rank within sector146 / 37267 / 37018 / 36812 / 35977 / 342-
Quartile2nd1st1st1st1st
Calendar performance
 YTD - 20172016201520142013
Fund6.5%25.2%11.8%-10.7%20.2%
Sector5.8%15.8%9.4%-0.2%25.6%
Rank within sector108 / 37015 / 35992 / 353336 / 341278 / 330
Quartile2nd1st2nd4th4th
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.
-0.48
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.
1.11
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.
0.36
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%.
13.51
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.
5.38
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.
0.04
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.
0.85
Price movement
52 week high166.99
52 week low120.16
Current bid price165.21
Current offer price-
Current mid price-
Region
1France25.29%
2Germany22.94%
3Netherlands8.12%
4Austria7.34%
5Spain6.33%
6Switzerland6.01%
7Belgium5.61%
8Sweden5.37%
9Italy4.11%
Industry sector
1Financials30.08%
2Telecommunications15.2%
3Industrials13.89%
4Consumer Goods9.61%
5Technology9%
6Oil & Gas7.8%
7Consumer Services4.36%
8Money Market3.03%
9Health Care3.02%
Asset type
1French Equities25.29%
2German Equities22.94%
3Dutch Equities8.12%
4Austrian Equities7.34%
5Spanish Equities6.33%
6Swiss Equities6.01%
7Belgian Equities5.61%
8Swedish Equities5.37%
9Italian Equities4.11%
Individual holdings
1ORANGE SA5.11%
2DEUTSCHE TELEKOM AG4.23%
3ENI4.11%
4CONTINENTAL AG3.51%
5AURELIUS SE & CO. KGAA3.46%
6AXA3.41%
7KBC GROUPE SA3.26%
8SWEDBANK AB3.25%
9DRILLISCH AG3.1%
Management
Fund manager group
Aviva
Fund manager company
Aviva Life & Pensions UK Ltd
Fund type
Pension Fund
Fund objective
To provide capital growth through investment in equity and equity related securities of European companies. At least 80% of the fund will be invested in a concentrated portfolio (typically between 35 and 60 holdings) of large or mid-sized companies listed, incorporated or headquartered in European countries or companies that derive a significant proportion of their revenues from their European business. The fund may also invest in collective investment schemes, fixed interest securities, warrants, cash deposits and money market instruments.
Benchmark
  • FTSE All World Europe ex UK
Investment style
No data available.
Investment method
No data available.
Fund manager
NameSinceBiography
Leon Howard-Spink06/04/2008Leon has over 10 years of experience as a European Fund Manager and is one of Europe’s most consistent European Equity Managers. Leon joined Jupiter Asset Management in 1997. He managed the Pan European fund ‘Centrale Croissance Europe’ from January 1999 to July 2005 and from January 2001 to July 2005 the ‘Jupiter European Special Situations Fund’. He joined Schroders in November 2005 to manage the Schroder European Alpha Plus Fund and Schroder ISF EURO Active Value (from December 2005). From its launch at the end of March 2006, Leon has managed Schroder ISF European Special Situations. Responsibility for the Schroder ISF EURO Active Value was handed to Riitta Hujanen in December 2007, leaving Leon to concentrate on managing the Schroder European Alpha Plus Fund and Schroder ISF European Special Situations.
Compliance
No data available.
Domicile
No data available.
Fund for sale in
United Kingdom
Aviva Schroder European Alpha Plus Pn Inet
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.6%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price176.89
CurrencyGBX
Price updated22/03/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeBET2
Aviva Schroder European Alpha Plus Pn S14
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.75%
Min single investment£1
Min regular saving£1
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)0.9%
Bid price165.21
Offer price-
Mid price-
CurrencyGBX
Price updated22/03/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeGS2Q
Aviva Schroder European Alpha Plus Pn S6
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.6%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price199.39
Offer price-
Mid price-
CurrencyGBX
Price updated22/03/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeBET1
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