This fund is an equity fund offering the opportunity of stable earnings. The management primarily invests in US-american companies with a high market capitalization. The companies show an above-average dividend yield, sound earnings distribution quota and/or a promising dividend growth. In addition, fundamental data like quality of the balance sheet and the business model are of decisive importance. If all criteria are met, the stock is considered to be selected.
The sub-fund’s performance will largely be determined by the following factors, which give rise to both upside and downside potential: - The performance of the US equity markets - Company and sector specific developments - Exchange-rate fluctuations of non-Euro currencies against the Euro The sub-fund may focus its investments on different sub-sectors and market segments for a certain period of time on a variable basis. In addition, the sub-fund could use derivatives.