Fact sheet: HSBC GIF Euroland Gth

Fund information
Fund name
HSBC GIF Euroland Growth M1C EUR
Fund manager company
HSBC Investment Funds (Lux) SA
Fund type
Offshore Fund
Fund manager
  • Pascal Pierresince 30/05/2013
Fund objective
The sub-fund seeks long term capital growth by investing primarily in a diversified portfolio of investments in equity and equity equivalent securities of growth companies which have their registered office in and with an official listing on a major stock exchange or other Regulated Market of any European Monetary Union (EMU) member country. Whilst there are no capitalisation restrictions it is anticipated that the sub-fund will seek to invest across a range of capitalisations. The sub-fund will invest almost exclusively in capitalisations exceeding EUR 1 billion. The sub-fund may also invest in financial derivative instruments such as futures options and forward currency contracts and in other currency and equity derivatives. The sub-fund intends to use such financial derivative instruments for inter alia the purposes of managing market exposure and currency positioning but also to enhance return when the Investment Adviser believes the investment in financial derivative instruments will assist the sub-fund in achieving its investment objectives.
Benchmark
  • MSCI EMU (Net) Index
Investment style
None
Investment method
Shares
Quick stats
1 Year return
-9.3%
1 Year rank in sector
72/100
Sector
FO Equity - Europe ex UK
Yield
-
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.
1.6%
Fund size
£121m (£154m 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.
105
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Performance snapshot

Holdings snapshot

  • France31.4%
    Germany25.8%
    Spain11%
    Netherlands7.9%
    UK5.9%
  • Consumer Discretionary17.9%
    Financials17.4%
    Industrials15.8%
    Consumer Staples10.5%
    Information Technology9.6%
  • French Equities31.4%
    German Equities25.8%
    Spanish Equities11%
    Dutch Equities7.9%
    UK Equities5.9%

Performance vs Sector

Cumulative performance
 1 mth3 mth6 mth1 yr3 yr5 yr
Fund1%-2.8%-1.3%-9.3%9.7%52.8%
Sector-0.8%-1.5%0.3%-5%15.3%63.9%
Rank within sector47 / 10569 / 10568 / 10472 / 10060 / 8966 / 80
Quartile2nd3rd3rd3rd3rd4th
Calendar performance
 YTD - 20162015201420132012
Fund-5.5%12.9%1.7%19.2%20.1%
Sector-2.4%12.7%3.5%23.2%17.8%
Rank within sector69 / 10036 / 9158 / 8970 / 8343 / 79
Quartile3rd2nd3rd4th3rd
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.
-2.07
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.
1.14
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
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%.
13.98
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.
3.36
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.
-0.46
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.
0.96
Price movement
52 week high15.6
52 week low12.62
Current bid price-
Current offer price-
Current mid price14.45
Region
1France31.44%
2Germany25.84%
3Spain10.99%
4Netherlands7.91%
5UK5.87%
6Belgium5.56%
7Italy4.59%
8Finland2.56%
9Money Market1.98%
Industry sector
1Consumer Discretionary17.93%
2Financials17.41%
3Industrials15.77%
4Consumer Staples10.52%
5Information Technology9.55%
6Health Care8.08%
7Materials6.86%
8Energy4.83%
9Utilities4.66%
Asset type
1French Equities31.44%
2German Equities25.84%
3Spanish Equities10.99%
4Dutch Equities7.91%
5UK Equities5.87%
6Belgian Equities5.56%
7Italian Equities4.59%
8Finnish Equities2.56%
9Money Market1.98%
Individual holdings
1ANHEUSER-BUSCH INBEV SA/NV2.96%
2BAYER AG2.94%
3SAP SE2.53%
4SAFRAN SA2.36%
5ING GROEP N.V.2.32%
6VALEO2.29%
7ALLIANZ SE2.26%
8UNILEVER NV2.22%
9ST MICROELECTRONICS2.15%
Management
Fund manager group
HSBC
Fund manager company
HSBC Investment Funds (Lux) SA
Fund type
Offshore Fund
Fund objective
The sub-fund seeks long term capital growth by investing primarily in a diversified portfolio of investments in equity and equity equivalent securities of growth companies which have their registered office in and with an official listing on a major stock exchange or other Regulated Market of any European Monetary Union (EMU) member country. Whilst there are no capitalisation restrictions it is anticipated that the sub-fund will seek to invest across a range of capitalisations. The sub-fund will invest almost exclusively in capitalisations exceeding EUR 1 billion. The sub-fund may also invest in financial derivative instruments such as futures options and forward currency contracts and in other currency and equity derivatives. The sub-fund intends to use such financial derivative instruments for inter alia the purposes of managing market exposure and currency positioning but also to enhance return when the Investment Adviser believes the investment in financial derivative instruments will assist the sub-fund in achieving its investment objectives.
Benchmark
  • MSCI EMU (Net) Index
Investment style
None
Investment method
Shares
Fund manager
NameSinceBiography
Pascal Pierre30/05/2013Pascal Pierre (Paris) is a Portfolio Manager in the European Equities team where he heads the Euroland equity growth strategy and is the back up manager for the high dividend and growth strategy. Pascal has been working in the industry since 1998 when he joined HSBC. He held the positions of equity strategist and quantitative analyst before assuming his current portfolio manager position in 2001. He graduated with a degree in Economics and holds a postgraduate degree in Economics and Finance both from the Université Paris X (France).
Compliance
Transparent for Austrian Tax, Transparent for Swiss Tax, Reporting Fund Status, UCITS V Compliant
Domicile
No data available.
Fund for sale in
Austria, Belgium, Switzerland, Chile, Czech Republic, Germany, Denmark, Spain, Finland, France, United Kingdom, Ireland, Italy, Jersey, Luxembourg, Mauritius, Netherlands, Norway, Offshore, Poland, Portugal, Sweden
HSBC GIF Euroland Growth AC EUR
Initial charge5.54%
Annual charge1.5%
Min single investment£5,000
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.85%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.85%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price14.215
CurrencyEUR
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeIOD8
HSBC GIF Euroland Growth AC EUR CHF
Initial charge5.54%
Annual charge1.5%
Min single investment£5,000
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.85%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.85%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price15.329
CurrencyCHF
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeIOD4
HSBC GIF Euroland Growth AC EUR GBP
Initial charge5.54%
Annual charge1.5%
Min single investment£5,000
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.85%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.85%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price11.971
CurrencyGBP
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeIOD5
HSBC GIF Euroland Growth AC EUR SGD
Initial charge5.54%
Annual charge1.5%
Min single investment£5,000
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.85%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.85%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price21.54
CurrencySGD
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeIOD6
HSBC GIF Euroland Growth AC EUR USD
Initial charge5.54%
Annual charge1.5%
Min single investment£5,000
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.85%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.85%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price15.154
CurrencyUSD
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeIOD7
HSBC GIF Euroland Growth AD EUR
Initial charge5.54%
Annual charge1.5%
Min single investment£5,000
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.85%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price-
CurrencyEUR
Price updated01/01/1900
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeFNSF
HSBC GIF Euroland Growth BCGBP
Initial charge5.54%
Annual charge0.75%
Min single investment£5,000
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.1%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price-
CurrencyGBP
Price updated01/01/1900
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeFNSG
HSBC GIF Euroland Growth BDGBP
Initial charge5.54%
Annual charge0.75%
Min single investment£5,000
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.1%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price-
CurrencyGBP
Price updated01/01/1900
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeFNSH
HSBC GIF Euroland Growth EC EUR
Initial charge5.54%
Annual charge2%
Min single investment£5,000
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)2.35%
Total expense ratio (TER)2.37%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price11.933
CurrencyEUR
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeFANU
HSBC GIF Euroland Growth EC EUR CHF
Initial charge5.54%
Annual charge2%
Min single investment£5,000
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)2.35%
Total expense ratio (TER)2.37%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price12.868
CurrencyCHF
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeFANV
HSBC GIF Euroland Growth EC EUR GBP
Initial charge5.54%
Annual charge2%
Min single investment£5,000
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)2.35%
Total expense ratio (TER)2.37%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price10.05
CurrencyGBP
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeFANW
HSBC GIF Euroland Growth EC EUR SGD
Initial charge5.54%
Annual charge2%
Min single investment£5,000
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)2.35%
Total expense ratio (TER)2.37%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price18.082
CurrencySGD
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeFANX
HSBC GIF Euroland Growth EC EUR USD
Initial charge5.54%
Annual charge2%
Min single investment£5,000
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)2.35%
Total expense ratio (TER)2.37%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price12.721
CurrencyUSD
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeFANY
HSBC GIF Euroland Growth ED EUR
Initial charge5.54%
Annual charge2%
Min single investment£5,000
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)2.35%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price-
CurrencyEUR
Price updated01/01/1900
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeFNSI
HSBC GIF Euroland Growth IC EUR
Initial charge5.54%
Annual charge0.75%
Min single investment£1,000,000
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.1%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price15.088
CurrencyEUR
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeHFC7
HSBC GIF Euroland Growth IC EUR CHF
Initial charge5.54%
Annual charge0.75%
Min single investment£1,000,000
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.1%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price16.27
CurrencyCHF
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeHFC8
HSBC GIF Euroland Growth IC EUR GBP
Initial charge5.54%
Annual charge0.75%
Min single investment£1,000,000
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.1%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price12.707
CurrencyGBP
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeHFC9
HSBC GIF Euroland Growth IC EUR SGD
Initial charge5.54%
Annual charge0.75%
Min single investment£1,000,000
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.1%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price22.863
CurrencySGD
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeHFD0
HSBC GIF Euroland Growth IC EUR USD
Initial charge5.54%
Annual charge0.75%
Min single investment£1,000,000
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.1%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price16.085
CurrencyUSD
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeHFD1
HSBC GIF Euroland Growth ID EUR
Initial charge5.54%
Annual charge0.75%
Min single investment£1,000,000
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price-
CurrencyEUR
Price updated01/01/1900
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeFNSJ
HSBC GIF Euroland Growth M1C EUR
Initial charge5.54%
Annual charge1.25%
Min single investment£5,000
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.6%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.66%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price14.453
CurrencyEUR
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeH185
HSBC GIF Euroland Growth M1C EUR GBP
Initial charge5.54%
Annual charge1.25%
Min single investment£5,000
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.6%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.66%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price12.172
CurrencyGBP
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeH187
HSBC GIF Euroland Growth M1C EUR PLN
Initial charge5.54%
Annual charge1.25%
Min single investment£5,000
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.6%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.66%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price64.879
CurrencyPLN
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeCDL2
HSBC GIF Euroland Growth M1C EUR SGD
Initial charge5.54%
Annual charge1.25%
Min single investment£5,000
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.6%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.66%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price21.9
CurrencySGD
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeH189
HSBC GIF Euroland Growth M1C EUR USD
Initial charge5.54%
Annual charge1.25%
Min single investment£5,000
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.6%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.66%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price15.408
CurrencyUSD
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeH191
HSBC GIF Euroland Growth M1D EUR
Initial charge5.54%
Annual charge1.25%
Min single investment£5,000
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.6%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.61%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price12.598
CurrencyEUR
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeH186
HSBC GIF Euroland Growth M1D EUR GBP
Initial charge5.54%
Annual charge1.25%
Min single investment£5,000
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.6%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.61%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price10.61
CurrencyGBP
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeH188
HSBC GIF Euroland Growth M1D EUR PLN
Initial charge5.54%
Annual charge1.25%
Min single investment£5,000
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.6%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.61%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price56.552
CurrencyPLN
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeCDL3
HSBC GIF Euroland Growth M1D EUR SGD
Initial charge5.54%
Annual charge1.25%
Min single investment£5,000
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.6%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.61%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price19.09
CurrencySGD
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeH190
HSBC GIF Euroland Growth M1D EUR USD
Initial charge5.54%
Annual charge1.25%
Min single investment£5,000
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.6%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.61%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price13.43
CurrencyUSD
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeH192
HSBC GIF Euroland Growth ZC EUR
Initial charge5.54%
Annual charge-
Min single investment£1,000,000
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)0.25%
Total expense ratio (TER)0.25%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price11.135
CurrencyEUR
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeFGGL
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