Fact sheet: LV= Newton Continental Eurpn Pn

Fund information
Fund name
LV= Newton Continental European Pn S2
Fund manager company
LVFS Ltd
Fund type
Pension Fund
Fund managers
  • Emma Mogfordsince 21/07/2015
  • Paul Markhamsince 01/07/2013
Underlying fund
Newton Contin Eur
Fund objective
To achieve capital growth from a portfolio of predominantly European securities.
Benchmark
  • No Specified Index
Investment style
Growth
Investment method
Shares
Quick stats
1 Year return
22.7%
1 Year rank in sector
288/365
Sector
PN Europe Excluding UK
Yield
-
Fund size
£1m (£0m 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
Bid price
214
Offer price
225.2
Top in this sector
Fund name1 Year
SIP Neptune Eurpn Opps Pn49.4%
L&G Neptune European Opps Pn48.8%
Zurich Nept EuroOppsPn48.4%
Scot Eq Neptune Eur Opps Pn48.4%
OMW Neptune European Opps47.8%
...more in PN Europe Excluding UK

Performance snapshot

Holdings snapshot

  • Germany22%
    France20.5%
    Netherlands19%
    Switzerland17%
    Denmark4%
  • Consumer Services21.1%
    Health Care16.3%
    Consumer Goods14.1%
    Industrials11.8%
    Technology9.6%
  • German Equities22%
    French Equities20.5%
    Dutch Equities19%
    Swiss Equities17%
    Danish Equities4%

Performance vs Sector

Cumulative performance
 1 mth3 mth6 mth1 yr3 yr5 yr
Fund1.7%8.1%6.8%22.7%33.4%86.1%
Sector2.2%6.3%8.6%25.6%33.7%92.1%
Rank within sector296 / 37157 / 370292 / 369288 / 365150 / 343209 / 317
Quartile4th1st4th4th2nd3rd
Calendar performance
 YTD - 20172016201520142013
Fund7.6%16.4%7.4%-0.7%25.3%
Sector8%15.8%9.4%-0.2%25.6%
Rank within sector202 / 369186 / 358217 / 352201 / 340167 / 329
Quartile3rd3rd3rd3rd3rd
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.
0.7
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.
0.87
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.
0.49
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%.
10.73
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.
4.42
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.
-0.11
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 high213.7
52 week low168.6
Current bid price214
Current offer price225.2
Current mid price-
Region
1Germany22.02%
2France20.48%
3Netherlands18.95%
4Switzerland17.02%
5Denmark3.99%
6Italy3.81%
7Belgium2.95%
8Norway2.9%
9Spain1.99%
Industry sector
1Consumer Services21.09%
2Health Care16.33%
3Consumer Goods14.1%
4Industrials11.81%
5Technology9.6%
6Financials9.06%
7Oil & Gas6.66%
8Basic Materials5%
9Utilities3.24%
Asset type
1German Equities22.02%
2French Equities20.48%
3Dutch Equities18.95%
4Swiss Equities17.02%
5Danish Equities3.99%
6Italian Equities3.81%
7Belgian Equities2.95%
8Norwegian Equities2.9%
9Spanish Equities1.99%
Individual holdings
1RELX NV5.15%
2WOLTERS-KLUWER NV4.97%
3NESTLE SA4.95%
4NOVARTIS AG4.77%
5ROCHE HLDG AG4.75%
6INFINEON TECHNOLOGIES AG3.33%
7LEG IMMOBILIEN AG3.27%
8VIVENDI3.14%
9BAYER AG3.07%
Management
Fund manager group
LVFS
Fund manager company
LVFS Ltd
Fund type
Pension Fund
Fund objective
To achieve capital growth from a portfolio of predominantly European securities.
Benchmark
  • No Specified Index
Investment style
Growth
Investment method
Shares
Fund managers
NameSinceBiography
Emma Mogford21/07/2015Emma is a portfolio manager with a focus on European and UK portfolios. She is lead manager of the Newton Continental European fund. Prior to joining Newton in 2013, Emma was a fund manager and a global analyst on the utilities and chemicals sector at Neptune Investment management. Emma studied Natural Sciences at Cambridge University and holds the CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst) designation.
Paul Markham01/07/2013Paul is one of Newton’s most experienced equity investors, managing a selection of global and regional equity mandates. In addition to portfolio management responsibilities, Paul helps shape Newton’s global thematic process as a co-leader of the Innovation themes group, which explores investment opportunities across innovative and emerging technologies in healthcare, IT and other industries. He has been part of the Global equity team for more than 15 years and is a member of the global ex-US model group. Prior to joining Newton in 1998, Paul worked in capital markets with Morgan Stanley.
Compliance
No data available.
Domicile
No data available.
Fund for sale in
United Kingdom
LV= Newton Continental European Pn
Initial charge-
Annual charge1%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)1.14%
Bid price322.2
Offer price339.2
Mid price-
CurrencyGBX
Price updated26/04/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeBNE7
LV= Newton Continental European Pn S2
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.75%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)0.89%
Bid price214
Offer price225.2
Mid price-
CurrencyGBX
Price updated26/04/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeF2V4
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