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FP Argonaut Absolute Return EUR A Acc

Ranked 177 out of 181 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.


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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Long/Short Equity over : 31/05/2016 - 31/05/2017
  • Rank 177/181 Total Return
  • Rank 152/181 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 175/181 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Currency Return
175 UBS (Irl) Inv Sel - Equity Opp L/S Fd I-B-a EUR


176 CF Odey Absolute Return EUR Hgd Inst Acc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged



177 FP Argonaut Absolute Return EUR A Acc EUR


177 PE-Invest 2 EUR


179 Melchior Selected Trust Eur Enh Abs Ret I1 EUR Acc EUR


Fund Name Currency Loss
173 Auriga Investors Global Allocation Fund A Cap EUR


174 Rivoli International Fund E EUR


175 FP Argonaut Absolute Return EUR A Acc EUR


176 Threadneedle UK Absolute Alpha Ret Net Acc EUR EUR


177 CF Odey Absolute Return EUR Hgd Inst Acc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged



Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 31/03/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 -3.6%
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


  • 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).