A first successful year

Edmond de Rothschild Fund Global Data celebrates its first anniversary

Edmond de Rothschild Fund Global Data celebrates its first anniversary

Big Data has lived up to its promises. Despite some high volatility, particularly at the beginning of the year, the Edmond de Rothschild Fund Global Data fund returned 11.9% during its first 12 months, outperforming the MSCI World (NR) index by more than 4.3%.

Big Data is a powerful and structuring investment theme Jacques-Aurélien Marcireau International equity portfolio manager

The attractive growth levels recorded by Big Data-related companies confirm that the solutions they offer are of strategic importance to their clients.

Traditional players from various industries – banking, automotive or healthcare for instance – are extremely active in deploying Big Data related technology, while the companies directly involved in the theme stand out for their constant innovation capabilities.

Our selection of stocks - which include both suppliers and data users - has benefited from this positive environment, enabling us to leverage on this major trend.


Award for innovation

On June 2nd, the Edmond de Rothschild Fund Global Data fund received the Actif d'Or de l'Innovation within the Mutual Fund category at the Actifs du Patrimoine awards ceremony organised by L'Agefi magazine.

The fund's pioneering and unique approach draws on Edmond de Rothschild Asset Management (France)'s 30-year experience in thematic investing.

Key figures

  • 11.9% cumulative performance since inception1
  • 52M€ of asset under management
  • +4.5% of outperformance versus the MSCI World (NR)
  • 30 years of experience investing in thematic funds

Key points

  • The fund seeks to tap into the Big Data revolution by investing in companies which are directly involved in the theme or likely to see their business model transformed by it
  • A deep-seated trend with growth potential across all sectors
  • A conviction-driven investment approach based on fundamental research of companies which have embraced Big Data issues
  • Active investing which targets capital growth over a full economic cycle in return for a capital loss risk

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Awards of the magazine “ L’Agefi “ are not market ratings and are not recommendations to buy, sell or hold units or shares of mutual funds managed by Edmond de Rothschild Asset Management (France). The reference to a ranking or award of the OPC does not prejudge the rankings or future prices of the mutual fund or the manager. Edmond de Rothschild Fund Global Data received the Actif d’Or of Innovation in the category UCITS in June, 2016.

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