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SWIS European

Underlying Fund

FE Crown Rating ( Underlying )

Fund Objective ( Underlying )

To achieve capital growth in the long term by investing mainly in European companies excluding the U.K. The Halifax European Life and Pension funds invest directly into the Halifax European OEIC.

Fund Manager ( Underlying )

Quantitative Investment Team




Primary Asset Class

Fund Size

GBX 27.60m as at 31-Mar-2015

Downloads ( Underlying )

Unit Name

SWIS European





Initial Charge


Unit Currency




Annual Charge



GBX 1397.40


GBX 1470.90

Change (Offer)

11.00 (0.79%)

Unit LaunchDate


Performance Overview

Performance Charts

Cumulative Performance

  YTD 3m 6m 1y 3y 5y
Fund 10.70 6.68 14.64 8.40 52.70 42.45
Sector 10.41 7.26 14.51 7.32 51.48 43.22
Benchmark 12.30 7.22 14.84 8.38 57.20 41.68

Discrete Performance (%)

  2014 2013 2012 2011 2010
Fund 1.49 20.10 17.68 -13.20 4.61
Sector -0.58 22.22 17.94 -14.95 9.75
Benchmark -1.35 23.97 17.43 -15.01 6.57

Asset Allocation ( Underlying )

breakdown chart
  Asset Class % of Fund
Europe ex UK Equity 98.35
Money Market 1.53
Futures 0.12

Regional Breakdown ( Underlying )

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  Region % of Fund
Europe ex UK 98.33
UK 1.67

Sector Breakdown ( Underlying )

breakdown chart
  Sector % of Fund
Financials 19.31
Consumer Goods 17.61
Industrials 12.70
Health Care 12.41
Basic Materials 7.36
Europe ex UK Equities 5.66
Telecommunications 5.52
Consumer Services 4.49
Technology 4.48
Oil & Gas 4.46
Utilities 4.35
Cash & Money Market 1.53
Futures 0.12

All prices in Pence Sterling (GBX) unless otherwise specified. Price performance figures are calculated on a bid price to bid price basis with net income (dividends) reinvested. Performance figures are shown in Sterling.