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Tap into Europe's hidden value via Barings Europe Select Trust

Barings Europe Select Trust aims to invest in well-managed companies at attractive valuations
Tap into Europe's hidden value via Barings Europe Select Trust

- Barings Europe Select Trust's manager has invested successfully in rising and falling markets

- He looks to invest in companies at attractive valuations

- The fund could be a good way to exploit a value revival in Europe

 

IC TIP: Buy
Tip style
Growth
Risk rating
High
Timescale
Long Term
Bull points
  • Good long-term performance
  • Bias to growth at the right price
  • Diversified across Europe
  • Good manager record
Bear points
  • Short-term underperformance

Over the year to 24 November MSCI Europe index fell 4.5 per cent, while the MSCI Asia ex Japan and MSCI USA indices both rose almost 15 per cent. However, while European countries have been badly hit by the crisis this year, they also have the potential to bounce back strongly. European markets are more value-oriented than Asia and the US, and this area has started to perform better as successful results for three coronavirus vaccines support a more positive outlook. 

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