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Old Mutual Global Equity Abs Return EUR A Acc Hdgd

Ranked 10 out of 73 in - Market Neutral over 12 months
All calculations are in EUR unless stated

Managed by

Amadeo Alentorn

Amadeo Alentorn joined Old Mutual in 2005. He is a fund manager in the global equities team, and is also responsible for directing the quantitative research programme. He has extensive experience in investment, quantitative research and software development. Prior to joining Old Mutual, he developed simulation models for systemic and liquidity risk at the Bank of England (2004-2005), and worked as a software developer for CAD systems (2001-2004) and for robotic applications (1998-1999). Amadeo holds a BEng in Robotics (2000) from the University of Plymouth, an MSc in Computer Science (2001) and a PhD in Computational Finance (2006) from the University of Essex. During his doctoral research he developed a new option pricing model based on extreme value theory. He is a CFA charterholder.

Ian Heslop

Ian Heslop was born in South Shields in the United Kingdom in the early seventies. He holds a BA in chemistry from Oxford University and a PhD in medicinal chemistry from Edinburgh University. He started his career in the financial industry in 1997 when he joined Barclays Global Investors. After three years he then joined Old Mutual Asset Management is currently head of quantitative strategies. Ian is a member of ASIP and outside of fund management he likes to unwind by playing squash and football.

Mike Servent

Mike Servent joined OMGI in November 2004 from Barra International where he was a senior consultant specialising in the implementation of multi asset-class risk systems. Prior to this he spent five years with COR Risk Solutions, which developed optimisation, backtesting and modelling software. At COR he worked as commercial development manager as well as undertaking research projects with various clients. Mike has an MA in physics from Oxford University.


The objective of the Fund is capital appreciation while closely controlling risk. In addition, the Fund intends to deliver absolute returns that have a low correlation with equity and bond markets. The Fund aims to achieve its investment objective by investing primarily in a portfolio of equity securities of companies located worldwide and listed or traded on Recognised Exchanges and by pursuing the strategy detailed below. It is not proposed to concentrate investments in any one geographical region or sector. The Fund aims to deliver an absolute return over rolling 12 month periods, in other words, at any one time the portfolio of the Fund will typically be constructed with reference to an investment horizon of no greater than 12 months.

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Market Neutral over : 28/02/2017 - 28/02/2018
  • Rank 10/73 Total Return
  • Rank 50/73 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 31/73 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Currency Risk
48 AZ Fund 1 Market Neutral A AZ FUND Acc EUR


49 FT Alpha Europe Market Neutral (IT) EUR


50 Old Mutual Global Equity Abs Return EUR A Acc Hdgd

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged



51 Alpha Amber Equity A EUR EUR


52 Exane Funds 1 - Archimedes Fund A EUR


Fund Name Currency Loss
29 RAM (Lux) SF-Long/Short Emerging Mkts Eq EH

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged



30 pulse invest - ABSOLUTE_MM T EUR


31 Old Mutual Global Equity Abs Return EUR A Acc Hdgd

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged



32 MLIS Marshall Wace TOPS UCITS (Mkt Ntrl) EUR C Acc EUR


33 Exane Funds 1 - Exane Mercury Fund A EUR


Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 01/01/2018 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 5.2% 0.4% -0.6% 5.1% 0.3%
2016 1.0% -0.8% -1.7% -0.1% 3.8%
2015 3.0% -1.6% 0.2% 3.0% 1.4%
2014 8.4% 3.3% -0.8% 1.9% 3.8%
2013 18.0% 8.5% 7.2% -1.5% 3.0%
2012 1.0% 2.4% 0.1% 2.7% -4.0%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Austria
  2. Belgium
  3. Denmark
  4. Finland
  5. France
  6. Germany
  7. Ireland
  8. Italy
  9. Luxembourg
  10. Netherlands
  11. Portugal
  12. Singapore
  13. Spain
  14. Sweden
  15. Switzerland
  16. United Arab Emirates
  17. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date24/11/2011
  • Share Class size1,333Mn
  • Base currencyEUR
  • ISIN IE00BLP5S460
  • Currency exposure is hedged

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment1,000
  • Min. regular additional investment0


  • Annual management1.50%
  • Initial investment1.5

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Performance is for the period shown (month end to month end, bid/bid, gross income reinvested, calculated in the currency and currencies indicated).