Kepler: Henderson EuroTrust – Doubling down on high-quality companies
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Recently commissioned research from Kepler highlights why now is the time to consider Henderson EuroTrust.
This research looks at the factors impacting European equity markets and how Portfolio Manager Jamie Ross has navigated these challenges since taking over as sole manager of the Trust in February 2019. Jamie also outlines his approach to ESG.
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- If a Company's portfolio is concentrated towards a particular country or geographical region, the investment carries greater risk than a portfolio diversified across more countries.
- The Company may have a particularly concentrated portfolio (low number of holdings) relative to its investment universe and an adverse event impacting only a small number of holdings can create significant volatility or losses for the Company.
- Where the Company invests in assets which are denominated in currencies other than the base currency then currency exchange rate movements may cause the value of investments to fall as well as rise.
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- Active management techniques that have worked well in normal market conditions could prove ineffective or detrimental at other times.
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- Shares can lose value rapidly, and typically involve higher risks than bonds or money market instruments. The value of your investment may fall as a result.
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