JPMorgan European Investment Trust plc is an investment trust company. The Company has approximately two share classes, which include Growth and Income. The investment objective of the Growth portfolio is to provide capital growth and a rising share price over the longer term from Continental European investments by consistent out-performance of the benchmark and taking carefully controlled risks through an investment method that is clearly communicated to shareholders. The Company invests in a diversified portfolio of investments in the stock markets of Continental Europe. The investment objective of the Income portfolio is to provide a growing income together with the potential for long term capital growth by investing in a portfolio of investments that is diversified amongst countries, sectors and market capitalizations within the universe of Continental European companies. JPMorgan Funds Limited (JPMF) is the alternative investment fund manager of the Company.