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Fund Price: $21.49 (as at October 31, 2014)  1-day chg: $.3029 1.43%  YTD: 1.25%

Returns as at September 30, 2014

  Fund Group Avg Index*
1 Month -1.70% -1.41% -0.83%
3 Months -3.09% -4.01% -2.40%
6 Months -5.29% -5.04% -2.37%
1 Year 5.67% 9.69% 15.64%
2 Year Avg 12.95% 18.10% 22.86%
3 Year Avg 14.45% 15.72% 18.97%
4 Year Avg 10.79% 8.80% 10.99%
5 Year Avg 9.55% 6.76% 8.41%
10 Year Avg 4.27% 4.50% 5.92%
15 Year Avg 3.15% 1.39% 3.11%
20 Year Avg - 5.60% 7.34%
Since Inception 5.30% - -
 
2013 18.77% 30.23% 34.41%
2012 21.77% 18.88% 17.27%
2011 1.80% -9.58% -8.29%
 
3 year risk 7.94 10.80 11.21
3 year beta 0.58 0.86 1.00

*MSCI Europe ($ Cdn)

Growth of $10,000

This graph shows how a $10,000 investment in this fund would have changed in value compared with the MSCI Europe ($ Cdn).

Risk Measures as at September 30, 2014

Best/Worst 12 months (since inception)
Best (ending May 98): 43.05 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
Worst (ending Feb 09): -45.77 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
Volatility meter (Based on 3 year standard deviation from GlobeInvestor.com)
Low VOLATILITY METER: 8 High

Fund Objectives

The goal of the Fund is to achieve long-term capital growth and diversification by investing in high-quality securities of companies expected to benefit from the rationalization of the European marketplace and the reduction of trade barriers. In addition to shares, investments may also be made in bonds, debentures, and other debt instruments of government and government agencies, or those that are guaranteed by governments.

Fund Facts

Fund Sponsor: BMO Mutual Funds
Managed by: Vontobel Asset Management Inc.
Fund Type: MF Trust
Inception Date: May 1994
Asset Class: European Equity
Quartile Rank: 3 (3YR ending September 30, 2014)
Total Assets: $894.1 million
Mgmt Exp. Ratio (MER): 2.52%
Management Fee: 2.00%
Load Type: No Load
Globe 5-Star Rating:
RRSP Eligible:
Canadian
Min. Invest (initial):
$500
Subsequent:
$50
Min. Invest (initial RRSP):
$500
Subsequent RRSP:
$50
Closed:
No
Restricted:
No
Restriction:
 
 

Asset Allocation September 30, 2014

Equity Sector Weightings September 30, 2014

Fund Geography September 30, 2014

Top Holdings as at September 30, 2014

Symbol Company Name Sector Geographic
Area
Asset
Type
% of
Total Assets
  Performance as at October 31, 2014
1 Year Performance (%)
- Roche Holdings Biotechnology & Pharmaceuticals Switzerland Stock 4.85   - bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
- Nestle S.A. Food Processing Switzerland Stock 4.84   - bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
BTI-A British American Tobacco Tobacco United Kingdom Stock 4.51   2.78 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
- Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC Misc. Consumer Products United Kingdom Stock 4.46   - bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
PM-N Philip Morris International Tobacco United States Stock 4.29   -0.12 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
UN-N Unilever NV Food Processing Netherlands Stock 3.91   -2.49 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
- CIE Financiere Richemont Household Goods Switzerland Stock 3.44   - bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
- Air Liquide(L) Chemicals France Stock 3.35   - bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
NVO-N Novo-Nordisk Biotechnology & Pharmaceuticals Denmark Stock 3.2   35.54 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
- Sabmiller Plc Breweries & Beverages United Kingdom Stock 2.93   - bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
CLB-N Core Laboratories Oil and Gas Field Services Netherlands Stock 2.91   -25.47 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
- Essilor International SA Biotechnology & Pharmaceuticals France Stock 2.82   - bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
DEO-N Diageo PLC Breweries & Beverages United Kingdom Stock 2.8   -7.54 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
GRFS-Q Grifols SA Medical Services Spain Stock 2.24   17.34 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)

Portfolio Manager(s)

Rajiv Jain, MBA, MA, BComm

Vontobel Asset Management Inc.

Start Date: November, 2009

Fund Return: 9.39%

Rajiv Jain is a Senior Portfolio Manager in the International Equity Group and holds the titles of Managing Director and Senior Vice President. Mr. Jain joined Vontobel in 1994. Before joining Vontobel he held a portfolio management position at Swiss Bank Corporation. Mr. Jain graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) degree from Punjab University, has a Masters degree in Finance from the University of Ajmer in India and received an MBA from the University of Miami.

Also manages:BMO European Fund - Advisor

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Matthew Benkendorf

Vontobel Asset Management Inc.

Start Date: November, 2009

Fund Return: 9.39%

Matthew Benkendorf is a Vice-President and Portfolio Manager at Vontobel Asset Management. He entered the industry in 1997 and joined Vontobel in 1999.

Also manages:BMO European Fund - Advisor

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Daniel Kranson, CFA

Vontobel Asset Management Inc.

Start Date: January, 2013

Fund Return: 8.06%

Also manages:BMO European Fund - Advisor

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