Fact sheet: OMW Schroder European

Fund information
Fund name
OMW Schroder European Pn
Fund manager company
Old Mutual Wlth Life As Co Ltd
Fund type
Pension Fund
Fund manager
  • Martin Skanbergsince 30/05/2006
Underlying fund
Schroder European
Fund objective
The OMW Schroder European Fund invests solely in the Schroder European Fund, a UK Authorised Unit Trust managed by Schroder Unit Trusts Limited. The aim of the underlying fund is to achieve capital growth through investment in European stock markets, excluding the UK. The underlying fund invests into a relatively small number of assets, or into individual countries or a specific market sector. Such concentrated portfolios give rise to more risk than where investments are spread across a larger number of assets, countries or market sectors. The underlying fund may be denominated in or hold assets in a currency other than Sterling. The performance of the fund may therefore rise and fall as a result of exchange rate fluctuations. The underlying fund invests in bonds or money market instruments (including deposits with banks or other financial institutions). The yield and/or value of the fund will fluctuate as interest rates change. There is a possibility of default, reducing capital values. It should be noted that the performance of the OMW fund will not match that of the underlying investment due to OMW fund charges, appropriate taxation adjustments and the OMW investment process.
Benchmark
  • FTSE World Series Europe ex UK TR GBP
Investment style
Growth
Investment method
Shares
Quick stats
1 Year return
14.9%
1 Year rank in sector
94/359
Sector
PN Europe Excluding UK
Yield
-
Fund size
£1m (£1m 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.
108
Bid price
143.4
Offer price
150.9
Top in this sector
Fund name1 Year
Zurich Nept EuroOppsPn28.2%
Scot Eq Neptune Eur Opps Pn28.2%
RLP EurSpl(NeptuneEurpOpp)Pn27.2%
Guardian Choices European Pn26.3%
SIP Neptune Eurpn Opps Pn25.2%
...more in PN Europe Excluding UK

Performance snapshot

Holdings snapshot

  • Germany26%
    France18.1%
    Sweden12.4%
    Switzerland11.3%
    Netherlands11.2%
  • Industrials23%
    Financials19.3%
    Consumer Goods14.4%
    Basic Materials11.6%
    Technology11.1%
  • German Equities26%
    French Equities18.1%
    Swedish Equities12.4%
    Swiss Equities11.3%
    Dutch Equities11.2%

Performance vs Sector

Cumulative performance
 1 mth3 mth6 mth1 yr3 yr5 yr
Fund-1.6%-0.1%9.5%14.9%26%80.4%
Sector-1.1%0.3%9.4%12.5%26%77.6%
Rank within sector242 / 369201 / 369185 / 36894 / 359141 / 340127 / 312
Quartile3rd3rd3rd2nd2nd2nd
Calendar performance
 YTD - 20162015201420132012
Fund13%7.5%-0.4%25.8%23.8%
Sector11%9.4%-0.2%25.6%19.2%
Rank within sector122 / 359208 / 353181 / 341152 / 32942 / 311
Quartile2nd3rd3rd2nd1st
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.
-0.34
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.
1.04
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.
0.23
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%.
12.06
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.
3.19
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.
0.93
Price movement
52 week high151.2
52 week low114
Current bid price143.4
Current offer price150.9
Current mid price-
Region
1Germany25.96%
2France18.15%
3Sweden12.38%
4Switzerland11.29%
5Netherlands11.23%
6Italy6.1%
7Denmark3.93%
8Finland2.87%
9Norway2.4%
Industry sector
1Industrials23%
2Financials19.25%
3Consumer Goods14.36%
4Basic Materials11.55%
5Technology11.07%
6Health Care7.42%
7Oil & Gas4.54%
8Consumer Services3.11%
9Telecommunications3.07%
Asset type
1German Equities25.96%
2French Equities18.15%
3Swedish Equities12.38%
4Swiss Equities11.29%
5Dutch Equities11.23%
6Italian Equities6.1%
7Danish Equities3.93%
8Finnish Equities2.87%
9Norwegian Equities2.4%
Individual holdings
1SAP SE3.38%
2SIKA AG3.04%
3VESTAS WIND SYSTEMS2.95%
4SVENSKA CELLULOSA AB-SCA2.94%
5SAMPO2.87%
6SCHINDLER HLDG AG2.87%
7BNP PARIBAS2.81%
8DSM NV2.66%
9BEIERSDORF AG2.59%
Management
Fund manager group
Skandia
Fund manager company
Old Mutual Wlth Life As Co Ltd
Fund type
Pension Fund
Fund objective
The OMW Schroder European Fund invests solely in the Schroder European Fund, a UK Authorised Unit Trust managed by Schroder Unit Trusts Limited. The aim of the underlying fund is to achieve capital growth through investment in European stock markets, excluding the UK. The underlying fund invests into a relatively small number of assets, or into individual countries or a specific market sector. Such concentrated portfolios give rise to more risk than where investments are spread across a larger number of assets, countries or market sectors. The underlying fund may be denominated in or hold assets in a currency other than Sterling. The performance of the fund may therefore rise and fall as a result of exchange rate fluctuations. The underlying fund invests in bonds or money market instruments (including deposits with banks or other financial institutions). The yield and/or value of the fund will fluctuate as interest rates change. There is a possibility of default, reducing capital values. It should be noted that the performance of the OMW fund will not match that of the underlying investment due to OMW fund charges, appropriate taxation adjustments and the OMW investment process.
Benchmark
  • FTSE World Series Europe ex UK TR GBP
Investment style
Growth
Investment method
Shares
Fund manager
NameSinceBiography
Martin Skanberg30/05/2006Martin Skanberg is a European Equity analyst, based in London Specializes in industrials. Joined Schroders in 2004. In 2002 joined American Express Asset Management as a senior investment analyst responsible for Industrials and Telecoms. In 1999 became Head of European Research at SEB Asset Management. In 1996 he became a senior investment analyst responsible for European industrials and basic materials. Investment career commenced in 1994 when he joined SEB Asset Management as an investment analyst for Nordic industrials and basic materials. Joined STORA a global paper and pulp manufacturer in 1992 as a manager within the Group Finance Department Masters in Financial Economics, Stockholm School of Economics.
Compliance
UCITS IV Compliant
Domicile
No data available.
Fund for sale in
United Kingdom
OMW Schroder European Pn
Initial charge-
Annual charge-
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)1.32%
Bid price143.4
Offer price150.9
Mid price-
CurrencyGBX
Price updated08/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeN9D9
OMW Schroder European SP
Initial charge-
Annual charge-
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)1.32%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price157.5
CurrencyGBX
Price updated08/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeN9E0
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