Flexible Diversified - UCITS Fund
February 2017: the Bayrou effect
We may have thought that the “long Bund - short OAT” pair-trade was a success in February, with the spread on the German and French 10-year bonds hitting a high of 0.81%, but that was before French centrist politician François Bayrou gave a gift to French bond sellers when he offered to join forces with Emmanuel Macron, thereby narrowing the spread by 10 basis points!
As we get to the end of the Q4 2016 earnings reporting season, the markets remain focused on forthcoming French and German elections (where the Merkel Coalition is suffering at the hands of the...
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Xavier Delaye is a qualified member of the French financial analysts’ association (SFAF).
He began his career at Schelcher Prince. In 1986, he joined Oddo & Cie as an institutional fund manager. In 1996, Xavier joined Richelieu Finance where he became CIO.
In 2000, he co-founded DNCA Finance with Joseph Châtel and Charles Nouailhetas and became an associate partner.
Augustin Picquendar is a graduate of ESSCA Angers, holds a postgraduate degree in Banking and Finance and is also a qualified member of the French financial analysts’ association (SFAF) and a qualified CIIA (issued by SFAF).
After an initial professional experience at BNP Paribas, he joined DNCA Finance in January 2008 as assistant manager before becoming co-manager of DNCA Evolutif and DNCA Evolutif PEA.
Caroline Slama graduated from Paris IX Dauphine and is holder of a postgraduate specialist master's degree in Banking and Finance and is also a qualified member of the French financial analysts’ association (SFAF) and a qualified CIIA (issued by SFAF).
Caroline has 15 years of experience including 7 years at Carmignac Gestion on global equities and fixed income and 6 years as a sell-side analyst (team ranked 3rd on Extel Europe in 2005 and 2006).
She joined DNCA Finance in September 2016 as co-PM of DNCA Invest Evolutif and DNCA Evolutif PEA.
Thomas Planell holds a Master’s degree in Finance from the INSEEC Business School (France).
He joined DNCA Finance in November 2013 as part of the DNCA Evolutif and DNCA Evolutif PEA fund management team, having gained previous experience at various financial institutions in asset management, selling derivatives and consulting.
|DNCA Invest Evolutif||+2.84%||+1.67%||+3.06%||+7.92%||+10.2%||+3.09%||+52.81%||+71.96%||+3.76%|
|Composite - DNCA Invest Evolutif NR (2)||+3.01%||+2.13%||+3.33%||+8.46%||+10.16%||+0.29%||+42.29%||+31.74%||+2.86%|
The profile of this diversified fund evolves according to our expectations, between balanced and dynamic. It is managed in a discretionary fashion depending on the convictions of the managers regarding both asset allocation and selection of securities.
The fund aims to match the performance of the composite index consisting of 60% Eurostoxx 50, 30% FTSE MTS 1-3 years, 10% EONIA, calculated with dividends and coupons reinvested, over the recommended investment timeframe, while also safeguarding the capital during downturns as a result of an opportunity-driven asset management strategy.
- Equities: 30–100%
- Bonds/Money-market instruments: 0–70%
For the investor who is unsure between a balanced and dynamic profile and who wants to take part in bull markets for equities, while trying to protect himself in difficult periods.
Pricing : Daily
Fund Legal Type : SICAV mutual fund governed by Luxembourg law
Country Of Domicile : LU
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Subscription Fees : 3% max
Performance fee : 20% of the positive performance net of any fees above Composite - DNCA Invest Evolutif NR with High Water Mark
The above information is not a confirmation of any transaction and does not comprise investment advice. Past performances are not a reliable indicator of future performances. Management fees are included in performances. Access to products and services presented may be restricted regarding certain persons or countries. Tax treatment depends on the individual situation of each investor. For full information regarding strategies and fees, please refer to the prospectus, KIID documents and other regulatory information available on this website or free of charge on demand from the investment management company’s registered offices.