Alternative strategies

Carmignac Portfolio Merger Arbitrage

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A defensive strategy focusing on merger arbitrage opportunities
  • A defensive merger arbitrage strategy that aims to provide better than money market returns, with limited correlation to equity markets.
  • An alternative strategy with a socially responsible investment approach, focusing on officially announced M&A deals in the developed markets.
Risk Indicator
Recommended Minimum Investment Horizon
3 years
Net Asset Value
103.3 €
Asset Under Management
177 M €
Global market
SFDR - Fund Classification


Data as of:  11 Apr 2024.
​Past performance is not necessarily indicative of future performance. Performances are net of fees (excluding possible entrance fees charged by the distributor). The return may increase or decrease as a result of currency fluctuations, for the shares which are not currency-hedged.

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Carmignac Portfolio Merger Arbitrage Portfolio overview

Below is an overview of the composition of the portfolio.

Geographical Breakdown

Data as of:  28 Mar 2024.
North America7.8 %
Other countries7.6 %
Europe EUR2.8 %
Europe ex-EUR1.3 %
Total % of alternative19.5 %
North America7.8 %
4.1 %
3.8 %

The strategy in a nutshell

Discover the Fund’s main feature and benefits through the words of the Fund Managers.
Fund Management Team
Our approach is based on rigorous selection of the Merger & Acquisition transactions, included in the portfolio, careful sizing of these positions and, lastly, diversification.
View Fund's characteristics
Reference to certain securities and financial instruments is for illustrative purposes to highlight stocks that are or have been included in the portfolios of funds in the Carmignac range. This is not intended to promote direct investment in those instruments, nor does it constitute investment advice. The Management Company is not subject to prohibition on trading in these instruments prior to issuing any communication. The portfolios of Carmignac funds may change without previous notice.
The reference to a ranking or prize, is no guarantee of the future results of the UCIS or the manager.
Carmignac Portfolio is a sub-fund of Carmignac Portfolio SICAV, an investment company under Luxembourg law, conforming to the UCITS Directive.
The information presented above is not contractually binding and does not constitute investment advice. Past performance is not a reliable indicator of future performance. Performances are net of fees (excluding possible entrance fees charged by the distributor), where applicable. Investors may lose some or all of their capital, as the capital in the UCI is not guaranteed. Access to the products and services presented herein may be restricted for some individuals or countries. Taxation depends on the situation of the individual. The risks, fees and recommended investment period for the UCI presented are detailed in the KIDs (key information documents) and prospectuses available on this website. The KID must be made available to the subscriber prior to purchase.). The reference to a ranking or prize, is no guarantee of the future results of the UCITS or the manager.