Important information

  • The Fund invests primarily in listed equity and equity related securities of small cap companies throughout Europe excluding the United Kingdom.
  • Investors should note the risk of investing in small companies, liquidity risk, risk of Eurozone crisis, concentration risk of investing in equity and equity related securities with exposure to Continental Europe, currency exchange risk, equities risk, volatility risk, and general investment risk.
  • Financial derivative instruments (FDI) may be used for efficient portfolio management purposes or to hedge or reduce the overall risk of investments.  Risks associated with FDI include counterparty/credit risk, liquidity risk, valuation risk, volatility risk and over-the-counter transaction risk. The leverage element/component of a FDI can result in a loss significantly greater than the amount invested in the FDI by the Fund. Exposure to FDI may lead to a high risk of significant loss by the Fund.
  • The value of the Fund can be volatile and could go down substantially.
  • Investors should not base their investment decision on this material alone.
  • Invesco Continental European Small Cap Equity Fund

NAV (21/10/2019)

249.8700 USD

12 months
Low High
213.3100 259.9600

Why This Fund

  • The fund has a long track record (fund launch in January 1993) with an aim of providing long-term capital growth from investments in small companies’ equities in Europe (excluding United Kingdom)
  • The European investment team has in-depth knowledge of European smaller cap equities
  • US dollar-hedged shares are available for US dollar-based investors in an attempt to mitigate currency fluctuations between the euro and the US dollar (investors should note the exchange rate risk, the hedge strategy may reduce the benefits to investors in the hedged shares)
  • Distribution shares are available for investors who want to receive potential cash income (if any).

Calendar Year Performance

Cumulative Performance

Last update date: 31/08/2019
  YTD 3M 6M 1Y 3Y 5Y Since Launch~
Share Class 7.55% 2.07% -4.16% -11.49% 16.72% 12.81% 2,300.44%
Index^ 9.15% 0.76% -0.91% -9.88% 20.13% 22.06% 749.59%

Annual Return*

Last update date: 31/12/2018
2018 2017 2016 2015 2014
Share Class -25.69% 38.40% 6.21% 8.36% -9.33%
Index^ -18.34% 34.19% 1.01% 8.69% -9.44%

Dividend Report+

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Aims to pay dividend on monthly/ quarterly/ semi-annual/ annual basis. Dividend is not guaranteed. For Fixed Distribution Shares, Gross Income Shares and Monthly Distribution-1 Shares, dividend may be paid out of the capital. Please refer to Note 1 and/ or Note 2 of the "Important Information".

Record Date (DD/MM/YY) Rate / Share (USD) Price on Record Date (USD) Annualized Dividend (%)
28/02/2019 0.0000 247.20 0.00
30/11/2017 0.0000 289.72 0.00
30/11/2016 0.0000 198.31 0.00
30/11/2015 0.0000 194.97 0.00
30/11/2012 0.3828 131.97 0.29
30/11/2011 0.5800 102.79 0.56

^ Reference Index: EMIX Smaller Europe ex UK Index-NR

* The calendar year performance of a share class in its year of launch is calculated from its launch date to the last day of that year, which is not a full year return. The calendar year performance of Index in the share class’s year of launch is not available. For launch date, please click Fund Details.

+ Annualized dividend (%) = (Rate/Share X Frequency) ÷ Price on record date. Upon dividend distribution, the fund's net asset value may fall on the ex-dividend date. For Frequency, Monthly = 12; Quarterly = 4; Semi-Annually = 2; Annually =1. All distributions below USD 50 in value (or its equivalent) will be automatically applied in the purchase of further shares of the same class. Positive distribution yield does not imply a positive return.

~For share class's launch date, please refer to Fund Details section.

Fund Objective

The Fund aims to achieve long-term capital growth. The Fund seeks to achieve its objective by investing primarily in listed equity and equity related securities of small cap companies throughout Europe excluding the United Kingdom.

Key Facts

Launch Date 10/09/2018
Fund Size USD 380.32mn (as of 31/08/2019)
Management Fee 1.50%
Minimum investment USD 1,500
Initial Charge (up to) 5.00%
Fund Manager Erik Esselink, Oliver Collin
Bloomberg Code IVSAUAD LX
ISIN Code LU1775961243

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Important information

The investment performances are denominated in EUR. US/HK dollar-based investors are therefore exposed to fluctuations in exchange rates. Investment involves risks. Past performance is not indicative of future performance. Investors should read the relevant prospectus for details, including the risk factors and product features. This material has not been reviewed by the Securities and Futures Commission and is issued by Invesco Asset Management Asia Limited (景順投資管理亞洲有限公司). 

All data (including fund and reference index performances) is sourced from Invesco unless otherwise stated.

Performance of the share class is calculated based on NAV to NAV, gross income re-invested in share class currency.