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Merian Europe (ex UK) Sm Comp I EUR Acc

Ranked 218 out of 245 in - European Small & Medium Companies over 12 months
All calculations are in EUR unless stated

Managed by

Ian Ormiston

Born in the early seventies, Ian Ormiston holds the investment management and research qualification from the IIMR. He began his financial career in 1994 at Asahi Life as a European equity manager. In 2000 he moved to Singer & Friedlander in the same position. He then joined Ignis Asset Management in 2007 where he spent 7 years before joining Old Mutual Asset Management in 2014. Ian uses a pragmatic growth investment style.


The investment objective of the Fund is to achieve long term capital growth through investing primarily in an equity portfolio of smaller companies incorporated in Europe (excluding the United Kingdom) or of companies incorporated outside of Europe (excluding the United Kingdom) which have a predominant proportion of their assets and/or business operations in Europe (excluding the United Kingdom).

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European Small & Medium Companies over : 31/10/2017 - 31/10/2018

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 30/09/2018 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2018 -6.1% -1.0% 1.1%
2017 14.8% 6.3% 6.0% 3.7% -1.7%
2016 11.3% -4.4% -0.2% 11.7% 4.4%
2015 24.4% 16.4% 0.7% -5.4% 12.1%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Ireland
  2. Italy
  3. Singapore
  4. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date10/11/2014
  • Share Class size11Mn
  • Base currencyEUR

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment10,000
  • Min. regular additional investment0


  • Annual management0.75%
  • Initial investment0.00%

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