Equity

BGF World Technology Fund

Overview

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Performance

Performance

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Share Class and Benchmark performance displayed in USD, hedged fund benchmark performance is displayed in USD.

Performance is shown on a Net Asset Value (NAV) basis, with gross income reinvested where applicable. The return of your investment may increase or decrease as a result of currency fluctuations if your investment is made in a currency other than that used in the past performance calculation. Source: Blackrock

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Key Facts

Key Facts

Size of Fund (Millions) as of 08-Apr-2020 USD 2,463.734
Base Currency USD
Fund Launch Date 03-Mar-1995
Share Class launch date 03-Mar-1995
Asset Class Equity
Morningstar Category Sector Equity Technology
Benchmark Index MSCI All Country World Information Technology- Net Return in USD
Domicile Luxembourg
Regulatory Structure UCITS
Management Company BlackRock (Luxembourg) S.A.
ISIN LU0056508442
Bloomberg Ticker MEILU LX
Initial Charge 5.00%
Performance Fee 0.00%
SEDOL 4557223
Bloomberg Benchmark Ticker MSACWINTEC
Dealing Settlement Trade Date + 3 days
Dealing Frequency Daily, forward pricing basis
Minimum Initial Investment USD 5000
Minimum Subsequent Investment USD 1000
Use of Income Accumulating

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Ratings

Ratings

Morningstar Rating

Overall Morningstar Rating for BGF World Technology Fund, Class A2, as of 31-Mar-2020 rated against 374 Sector Equity Technology Funds.

Morningstar Analyst Rating

Morningstar Analyst Rating - Silver
Morningstar has awarded the Fund a Silver medal. Fewer than 10% of US open-end funds hold medalist ratings. (Effective 13-Sep-2019)

Holdings

Holdings

as of 31-Mar-2020
Name Weight (%)
MICROSOFT CORP 4.37
APPLE INC 3.50
AMAZON COM INC 3.05
ALIBABA GROUP HOLDING ADR REPRESEN 2.93
TENCENT HOLDINGS LTD 2.88
Name Weight (%)
ALPHABET INC CLASS A 2.67
SALESFORCE.COM INC 2.05
ADVANCED MICRO DEVICES INC 1.60
ADOBE INC 1.56
PAYPAL HOLDINGS INC 1.56
Holdings subject to change

Pricing & Exchange

Investor Class Currency Distribution Frequency NAV NAV Amount Change NAV % Change 52wk High 52wk Low Bid Price ISIN Offer Price TIS
Class A2 USD None 38.92 -0.61 -1.54 47.93 33.64 - LU0056508442 - -
Class A2 GBP None 31.41 -0.56 -1.75 37.24 27.50 - LU0171311680 - -
Class AI2 EUR - 10.87 -0.13 -1.18 13.49 9.40 - LU1960224811 - -
Class D2 GBP None 34.14 -0.60 -1.73 40.43 29.70 - LU0827890491 - -
Class D2 EUR None 38.87 -0.49 -1.24 48.18 33.50 - LU0376438312 - -
Class A2 Hedged EUR None 11.07 -0.17 -1.51 13.69 9.58 - LU1822773716 - -
Class D2 USD None 42.30 -0.65 -1.51 52.04 36.54 - LU0724618946 - -
Class A2 EUR None 35.77 -0.45 -1.24 44.38 30.94 - LU0171310443 - -

Portfolio Managers

Portfolio Managers

Tony Kim
Tony Kim

Literature

Literature