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FP Argonaut Absolute Return EUR A Acc

Ranked 171 out of 183 in - Long/Short Equity over 12 months
All calculations are in EUR unless stated

Managed by

Barry Norris

Barry Norris founded Argonaut in 2005 and is the CEO, CIO and lead fund manager on the Alpha, Pan European and Absolute Return funds which he manages using his distinct “earnings surprise” investment process. In over a decade of successful investing, he has established himself as a leading European equity investor managing over £1bn personally over long only and long/short equity strategies. Barry graduated from Cambridge University in 1996 with an MA in History, and in 1997 with an MPhil in International Relations. He also holds the CFA charter. Following graduation, he joined Baillie Gifford, moving to Neptune in 2002 where he launched and managed the European Opportunities Fund. Barry has managed the Argonaut European Alpha Fund and the Argonaut Pan European Fund since their launch in 2005 and the Argonaut Absolute Return Fund since inception in 2009. He is a regular contributor to the financial media, appearing frequently on Bloomberg TV and CNBC and has had opinion pieces published in the Daily Telegraph and the Financial Times.

Objective

To provide positive absolute returns in Sterling share class currency over a 3 year rolling period, utilizing a variety of asset classes and regardless of market conditions.

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Performance

Long/Short Equity over : 31/07/2016 - 31/07/2017
  • Rank 171/183 Total Return
  • Rank 154/183 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 169/183 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Currency Return
169 Goldman Sachs EFI LS Risk Premia Pf C EURH 3xs Lvg

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

EUR

-6.2%

170 Melchior Sel Trust European Absolute Ret I1 EUR

-7.3%

171 FP Argonaut Absolute Return EUR A Acc EUR

-7.5%

172 Odey Giano European R EUR Acc EUR

-8.7%

173 Rivoli International Fund V9 E

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

EUR

-9.5%

Fund Name Currency Risk
152 AZ Fund 1 Active Selection A AZ FUND Acc EUR

7.7

153 GLG ELS Master QIF DN EUR Acc EUR

8.0

154 FP Argonaut Absolute Return EUR A Acc EUR

8.1

155 Rivoli International Fund V9 E

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

EUR

8.2

156 Hector SICAV Campsor Long Short Eq B EUR Cap EUR

8.3

Fund Name Currency Loss
167 Melchior Sel Trust European Absolute Ret I1 EUR

-8.9%

168 DB Platinum Chilton Diversified R1C-E EUR

-9.2%

169 FP Argonaut Absolute Return EUR A Acc EUR

-10.5%

170 Pensato Capital-Europa Absolute Return NR EUR B

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

EUR

-11.3%

171 Rivoli International Fund V9 E

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

EUR

-12.0%

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 30/06/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 -3.6% 0.4%
2016 -27.1% -11.6% -10.6% -1.7% -6.1%
2015 10.5% 4.4% -1.2% 7.6% -0.5%
2014 12.5% 4.7% -3.2% 1.0% 9.9%
2013 37.9% 2.9% 9.7% 3.6% 18.0%
2012 2.2%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Denmark
  2. France
  3. Guernsey
  4. Ireland
  5. Isle of Man
  6. Italy
  7. Jersey
  8. Singapore
  9. Spain
  10. Switzerland
  11. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date16/07/2012
  • Share Class size00Mn
  • Base currencyEUR
  • ISIN GB00B7K37282

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment2,500
  • Min. regular additional investment0

Charges

  • Annual management1.50%
  • Initial investment5.25

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