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Why choose SKAGEN?

An active and independent fund manager that provides a few, carefully selected high quality funds – that we ourselves invest in. With the world as our investment universe and a strong faith in common sense, we seek overlooked companies that can provide our clients with excess returns over time. More reasons for choosing SKAGEN as your fund manager.

Fund performance

Returns over 12 months are annualised.

*Investment mandate changed on 1.1.2014. More on the fund's page.
Previous perspectives

Video: A strong month of July

All of SKAGEN's funds performed in line with or better than their respective benchmark indexes in July.

Previous news

We believe that investing responsibly is essential to achieve the best possible risk-adjusted returns for our unit holders over time.

We believe that sustainability factors are often a signal of management quality, particularly over the long term. Our portfolio managers therefore actively integrate environmental, social and corporate governance issues into the investment process.

Increased committment and activity in the last half year. 

Why we believe in responsible investing.

A Skagen painting showing five serious, elderly men sitting together around a table with papers on it.
Portrait group. Exhibition committee, 1902. By Julius Paulsen, one of the Skagen painters. Detail. Belongs to the Art Museums of Skagen.

Europe's divorce may create opportunities.

Brexit dominated the news flow in the quarter. But while the post-Brexit debate rages on, SKAGEN continues to analyse companies, not politics.

Being able to go against the flow to buy cheap stocks is a good recipe for generating attractive long-term returns for the patient investor.

Image of front page of Half Year Report 2016 showing a woman opening a door.

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Historical returns are no guarantee for future returns. Future returns will depend, inter alia, on market developments, the fund manager's skill, the fund's risk profile and management fees. The return may become negative as a result of negative price developments.