Comgest Growth Europe Smaller Companies EUR Acc
Sub-fund of Comgest Growth PLC (Open Ended Investment Company domiciled in Ireland)
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KEY INFORMATION
LEGAL DOCUMENTS
PERFORMANCE
ANALYSIS

Fund Profile

Category: Open Ended Investment Company

The objective of the Fund is to increase the value of the Fund (capital appreciation) over the long term. The Fund intends to achieve this objective primarily through investment in a portfolio of high-quality, long-term growth mid-cap companies headquartered or carrying out their predominant activities in Europe. While the Fund will primarily invest in shares and other securities related to shares, it may invest in debt securities, such as European government bonds, where it is deemed in the best interest of the investors. The Fund is actively managed. This means that the Fund manager applies a detailed fundamental analysis in order to selectively pick companies in a discretionary manner. The Fund is not managed relative to a benchmark index. For non-distributing share classes, income earned by the Fund is fully The base currency of the Fund is EUR. reinvested. Distributing share classes may pay income earned to investors through dividends. Due to the long-term objective of the Fund, the Fund may not be appropriate for investors who plan to invest for less than 5 years. Shares in the Fund trade every day that is a business day in Dublin. You can place an order to buy or sell shares on any business day. The Fund may use fx forwards with the aim of limiting the effect that changes in foreign exchange rates may have on the value of the Fund. Fx swaps may be used for the purpose of rolling maturing fx forward contracts.

Risk Profile
Significant risks that are not adequately reflected in the profile:

Counterparty risk
If a fund counterparty becomes insolvent, it can no longer, or only partially, pay outstanding obligations.
Currency risk
The fund can be adversely affected by exchange rate fluctuations.
Volatility risk
The value of the fund may experience quite large daily upside or downside variations.

You will find all other risks associated with this fund in the prospectus.
Morningstar Rating
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Key Information
Closing Price 24/09/2021 52.92
Morningstar category Europe Mid-Cap Equity
Currency EUR
Distribution status Capitalizing
ISIN IE0004766014
Inception Date 25/04/2000
Maturity date Unlimited
Management strategy (vs benchmark) Active
Minimum initial amount 100.00 EUR
Fees And Charges
Entry fee None
Tax on entry None
Custody fees None
Tax on returns
No
Tax on dividend N/A
Exit fee None
Tax on exit 1.32 (max. 4,000.00 EUR per fund)
Ongoing charge 1.57% of which 0.50% is paid to MeDirect
Fund management company
Address Comgest Asset Management Intl Ltd Fifth Floor, Fitzwilton House Wilton Place Dublin Ireland
Manager Name Eva Fornadi
Manager Start Date 30/06/2012
Website www.comgest.com
Total Net Assets (mil) 1,190.73 EUR (31/08/2021)
UCITS Yes
Administrator RBC Investor Services Ireland Ltd

Legal Documents

It is possible that this fund applies swing pricing. Please consult the prospectus for more information.
Should you have any complaints, you may contact Compliance Officer MeDirect, Keizerinlaan 66, 1000 Brussel or via [email protected] or Ombudsfin, Ombudsman for financial disputes, North Gate II, Koning Albert II – laan 8 bus 2, 1000 Brussel or via [email protected]

Performance

Historical returns returns and the evolution of the NAV are no guarantee for future performances. Investing in Financial markets and securities involves risk. Past performance is not a guarantee of future results. Investment losses may occur and investors could lose some or all of their investment in the Fund.
Sales charges (like entry- and exit fees ) and taxes are not included in the calculation of past performance. Management fees, administrative fees and other costs taken out of the fund assets have been taken in to account, as they are already included in the NAV.
Annualised performance in EUR
PeriodAnnualised returnDate
1 year31.94%23/09/2021
3 years16.67%23/09/2021
5 years18.37%23/09/2021
10 years18.57%23/09/2021
Since launch8.17%23/09/2021
Cumulative performance in EUR
Performance
YTD 01/01/202120.66
1 month2.04
3 months11.21
6 months18.71
Quarterly Returns
Q 1Q 2Q 3Q 4
20212.62%6.62%--
2020-15.03%21.28%10.15%5.55%
201922.36%2.23%2.54%7.84%
20180.56%15.01%2.59%-20.67%
201710.11%3.11%3.96%7.20%

Analysis

Asset Allocation
% Long% Short% Net Assets
Stock92.20%0.00%92.20%
Bond0.00%0.00%0.00%
Cash7.80%0.00%7.80%
Other0.00%0.00%0.00%
Return/Risk Analysis
Risk Measurement1 Year3 Years5 Years
Standard Deviation
13.0418.7315.73
Sharpe Ratio
2.120.861.17
Sortino Ratio
5.991.401.99
Positive Months8.0025.0043.00
Negative Months4.0011.0017.00
Worst Month-4.50-12.79-12.79
World Regions
Region%
Eurozone40.57
Europe - ex Euro29.61
United Kingdom22.01
Stock Sector Weighting
Sector% of Equity
Healthcare37.54
Technology16.05
Consumer Defensive
14.80
Industrials10.63
Consumer Cyclical
7.22
Communication Services4.72
Top 10 Holdings
HoldingSectorCountry% of Assets
GN Store Nord A/S HealthcareDenmark6.64
Icon PLC HealthcareIreland6.63
B&M European Value Retail SA Consumer DefensiveUnited Kingdom5.89
SimCorp A/S TechnologyDenmark4.77
Dechra Pharmaceuticals PLC HealthcareUnited Kingdom4.51
Bakkafrost P/F Consumer DefensiveNorway3.97
Temenos AG TechnologySwitzerland3.80
Stratec SE HealthcareGermany3.54
Netcompany Group AS TechnologyDenmark3.41
Orpea SA HealthcareFrance3.29
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Classification of Morningstar Category
Ranking1 Year2 Years3 Years5 Years
Top 25%
Category above the average
Category below the average
Bottom 25%
Morningstar Style Box
Equity Style
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Size
Mid
Small
Value
Blend
Growth
Style
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