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Fund information
Fund name
UBS (Lux) Equity SICAV - European Opportunity Unconstrained (EUR) N Acc
Fund manager company
UBS AG
Fund type
Offshore Fund
Fund managers
  • Jeremy Leungsince 31/03/2011
  • Maximilian Anderlsince 31/05/2007
Fund objective
Actively managed fund based on a concentrated equity portfolio that invests in selected European companies. Fund aims to seek the best opportunities in the market based on fundamental, quantitative and qualitative information sources. Small and mid cap equities can be incorporated into portfolio. Market exposure may also deviate from that of the reference index to incorporate market views. Additionally, the fund can use investment strategies which allow the management to take advantage of declining stock prices (short selling).The CHF hedge prevents this share class from being exposed to currency fluctuations of the EUR versus CHF.
Benchmark
  • MSCI Europe
Investment style
None
Investment method
Shares
Quick stats
1 Year return
-20.3%
1 Year rank in sector
226/227
Sector
FO Equity - Europe inc 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.
2.57%
Fund size
£2,828m (£4,751m 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.
100
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Performance snapshot

Holdings snapshot

  • UK28.2%
    Germany23.9%
    Netherlands12.4%
    France9.7%
    Switzerland8%
  • Health Care31.7%
    Financial Services21.5%
    Consumer Staples20.5%
    Information Technology7.5%
    Energy5.8%
  • UK Equities28.2%
    German Equities23.9%
    Dutch Equities12.4%
    French Equities9.7%
    Swiss Equities8%

Performance vs Sector

Cumulative performance
 1 mth3 mth6 mth1 yr3 yr5 yr
Fund-2.4%-12.2%-12.5%-20.3%13.8%-
Sector-0.3%-2%-2.1%-8.7%10.5%55.9%
Rank within sector212 / 233234 / 234231 / 232226 / 22784 / 200-
Quartile4th4th4th4th2nd
Calendar performance
 YTD - 20162015201420132012
Fund-19.5%22.6%12.8%25.2%-
Sector-5.7%11.1%4.2%21.1%17.6%
Rank within sector227 / 22819 / 21313 / 20052 / 188-
Quartile4th1st1st2nd
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.
2.52
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.
0.78
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.
0.11
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%.
13.11
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.
9.43
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.
0.16
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.
0.53
Price movement
52 week high176.98
52 week low141.87
Current bid price-
Current offer price-
Current mid price142.14
Region
1UK28.15%
2Germany23.85%
3Netherlands12.39%
4France9.7%
5Switzerland8%
6Denmark7.39%
7Sweden5.15%
8Belgium2.52%
9Spain1.89%
Industry sector
1Health Care31.7%
2Financial Services21.49%
3Consumer Staples20.48%
4Information Technology7.54%
5Energy5.76%
6Real Estate4.6%
7Utilities4.41%
8Telecommunications Utilities4.26%
9Consumer Discretionary1.05%
Asset type
1UK Equities28.15%
2German Equities23.85%
3Dutch Equities12.39%
4French Equities9.7%
5Swiss Equities8%
6Danish Equities7.39%
7Swedish Equities5.15%
8Belgian Equities2.52%
9Spanish Equities1.89%
Individual holdings
1NOVARTIS AG9.41%
2UNILEVER5.14%
3BAYER AG4.79%
4SAP SE4.43%
5RECKITT BENCKISER GROUP PLC4.13%
6TOTAL SA3.95%
7GLAXOSMITHKLINE3.72%
8SAMPO CORP3.5%
9NORDEA BANK AB3.33%
Management
Fund manager group
UBS
Fund manager company
UBS AG
Fund type
Offshore Fund
Fund objective
Actively managed fund based on a concentrated equity portfolio that invests in selected European companies. Fund aims to seek the best opportunities in the market based on fundamental, quantitative and qualitative information sources. Small and mid cap equities can be incorporated into portfolio. Market exposure may also deviate from that of the reference index to incorporate market views. Additionally, the fund can use investment strategies which allow the management to take advantage of declining stock prices (short selling).The CHF hedge prevents this share class from being exposed to currency fluctuations of the EUR versus CHF.
Benchmark
  • MSCI Europe
Investment style
None
Investment method
Shares
Fund managers
NameSinceBiography
Jeremy Leung31/03/2011Jeremy Leung is a member of the Concentrated Alpha Equity team. He is responsible for supporting the investment process and capability management for the team. Prior to undertaking his role in March 2011, Jeremy was a Quantitative Analyst within the Equities Group. He was responsible for conducting quantitative and fundamental research for the Group’s investment teams. He also worked extensively on the Group’s fundamental equity valuation model. Prior to joining UBS in 2007, Jeremy worked as a consultant for FactSet Research Systems. He was responsible for providing advice and s upport to large investment managers across Europe on various analytical tools for investing. Jeremy is a Regular Member of the CFA Society of the UK and the CFA Institute.
Maximilian Anderl31/05/2007Maximilian Anderl having the experience of 11 Yrs in Investment Industry and he has done MS in University of Innsbruck (Austria) and Lic.oec.HSG in University of St Gallen (Switzerland) and Stockholm School of Economics (Sweden). Maximilian Anderl is a Portfolio Manager focusing on Global and European Concentrated Alpha long only and long / short products. Maximilian joined the European Equity Team in London in 2002, having joined UBS Global Asset Management, Zurich, in 2000 as an equity fund manager. In that role he was responsible for the retail funds and European client mandates. Prior to joining UBS Global Asset Management, Maximilian worked in academic research, university teaching, research and development and corporate finance for the pharmaceutical industry. Maximilian is a Regular Member of the CFA Society of the UK and the CFA Institute.
Compliance
Transparent for Austrian Tax, Transparent for Swiss Tax, Reporting Fund Status, UCITS IV Compliant
Domicile
No data available.
Fund for sale in
Austria, Belgium, Switzerland, Czech Republic, Germany, Denmark, Spain, Finland, France, United Kingdom, Greece, Italy, Japan, Republic Of Korea, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Offshore, Portugal, Singapore, Sweden
UBS (Lux) Equity SICAV - European Opportunity Unconstrained (EUR) (AUD hedged) P Acc
Initial charge2%
Annual charge1.63%
Min single investment£100
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)2.11%
Total expense ratio (TER)2.11%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price116.42
CurrencyAUD
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeFH9Z
UBS (Lux) Equity SICAV - European Opportunity Unconstrained (EUR) (CAD hedged) P Acc
Initial charge2%
Annual charge1.63%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)2.11%
Total expense ratio (TER)2.12%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price80.88
CurrencyCAD
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeFTFD
UBS (Lux) Equity SICAV - European Opportunity Unconstrained (EUR) (CHF hedged) I-X Acc
Initial charge-
Annual charge-
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)0.01%
Total expense ratio (TER)0.01%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price91.67
CurrencyCHF
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeE8DZ
UBS (Lux) Equity SICAV - European Opportunity Unconstrained (EUR) (CHF hedged) P Acc
Initial charge2%
Annual charge1.63%
Min single investment£100
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)2.11%
Total expense ratio (TER)2.09%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price104.14
CurrencyCHF
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeFHSB
UBS (Lux) Equity SICAV - European Opportunity Unconstrained (EUR) (CHF hedged) Q Acc
Initial charge2%
Annual charge0.82%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.09%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.11%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price89.9
CurrencyCHF
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeFX1R
UBS (Lux) Equity SICAV - European Opportunity Unconstrained (EUR) (GBP hedged) P Acc
Initial charge2%
Annual charge1.63%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)2.11%
Total expense ratio (TER)2.1%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price88.46
CurrencyGBP
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeFRZF
UBS (Lux) Equity SICAV - European Opportunity Unconstrained (EUR) (GBP hedged) Q Acc
Initial charge2%
Annual charge0.82%
Min single investment£100
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.09%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.09%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price112.01
CurrencyGBP
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeFJTH
UBS (Lux) Equity SICAV - European Opportunity Unconstrained (EUR) (HKD hedged) P Acc
Initial charge2%
Annual charge1.63%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)2.11%
Total expense ratio (TER)2.11%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price808.4
CurrencyHKD
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeFTFC
UBS (Lux) Equity SICAV - European Opportunity Unconstrained (EUR) (RMB hedged) I-A1 Acc
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.76%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.06%
Total expense ratio (TER)0.95%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price1137.59
CurrencyCNH
Price updated26/11/2015
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeFRWO
UBS (Lux) Equity SICAV - European Opportunity Unconstrained (EUR) (RMB hedged) P Acc
Initial charge2%
Annual charge1.63%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)2.11%
Total expense ratio (TER)2.09%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price1193.48
CurrencyCNH
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeFHBL
UBS (Lux) Equity SICAV - European Opportunity Unconstrained (EUR) (SEK) P Acc
Initial charge2%
Annual charge1.63%
Min single investment£700
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)2.11%
Total expense ratio (TER)2.1%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price844.36
CurrencySEK
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeFJ4J
UBS (Lux) Equity SICAV - European Opportunity Unconstrained (EUR) (SEK) Q Acc
Initial charge2%
Annual charge0.82%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.09%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.12%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price654.34
CurrencySEK
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeFX1Q
UBS (Lux) Equity SICAV - European Opportunity Unconstrained (EUR) (SGD hedged) P Acc
Initial charge2%
Annual charge1.63%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)2.11%
Total expense ratio (TER)2.1%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price118.52
CurrencySGD
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeFFFH
UBS (Lux) Equity SICAV - European Opportunity Unconstrained (EUR) (USD hedged) I-A1 Acc
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.76%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)0.98%
Total expense ratio (TER)0.99%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price88.53
CurrencyUSD
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeFU0I
UBS (Lux) Equity SICAV - European Opportunity Unconstrained (EUR) (USD hedged) I-B Acc
Initial charge-
Annual charge-
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)0.09%
Total expense ratio (TER)0.09%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price127.29
CurrencyUSD
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeFDMG
UBS (Lux) Equity SICAV - European Opportunity Unconstrained (EUR) (USD hedged) K-1 Acc
Initial charge2%
Annual charge1.04%
Min single investment£5,000,000
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.37%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.36%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price5450976.24
CurrencyUSD
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeFHKH
UBS (Lux) Equity SICAV - European Opportunity Unconstrained (EUR) (USD hedged) P Acc
Initial charge2%
Annual charge1.63%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)2.11%
Total expense ratio (TER)2.11%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price121.53
CurrencyUSD
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeFDGV
UBS (Lux) Equity SICAV - European Opportunity Unconstrained (EUR) (USD hedged) Q Acc
Initial charge2%
Annual charge0.82%
Min single investment£100
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.09%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.11%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price112.7
CurrencyUSD
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeFJRG
UBS (Lux) Equity SICAV - European Opportunity Unconstrained (EUR) I-A3 Acc
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.68%
Min single investment£20,000,000
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)0.88%
Total expense ratio (TER)0.87%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price86.43
CurrencyEUR
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeFV7N
UBS (Lux) Equity SICAV - European Opportunity Unconstrained (EUR) I-B Acc
Initial charge-
Annual charge-
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)0.1%
Total expense ratio (TER)0.08%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price125.06
CurrencyEUR
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeFCJM
UBS (Lux) Equity SICAV - European Opportunity Unconstrained (EUR) I-X Acc
Initial charge-
Annual charge-
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)0.03%
Total expense ratio (TER)0.02%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price122.2
CurrencyEUR
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeFFVH
UBS (Lux) Equity SICAV - European Opportunity Unconstrained (EUR) K-1 Acc
Initial charge2%
Annual charge1.04%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.37%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.37%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price3683292.6
CurrencyEUR
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeFFMQ
UBS (Lux) Equity SICAV - European Opportunity Unconstrained (EUR) N Acc
Initial charge2%
Annual charge2%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)2.57%
Total expense ratio (TER)2.58%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price142.14
CurrencyEUR
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeF2CB
UBS (Lux) Equity SICAV - European Opportunity Unconstrained (EUR) P Acc
Initial charge2%
Annual charge1.63%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)2.11%
Total expense ratio (TER)2.12%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price165.16
CurrencyEUR
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeF0WG
UBS (Lux) Equity SICAV - European Opportunity Unconstrained (EUR) P dist
Initial charge2%
Annual charge1.63%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)2.11%
Total expense ratio (TER)2.1%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price90.16
CurrencyEUR
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeE8DG
UBS (Lux) Equity SICAV - European Opportunity Unconstrained (EUR) Q Acc
Initial charge2%
Annual charge0.82%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.09%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.09%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price131.19
CurrencyEUR
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeF7SO
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