Equity

BGF Swiss Small & MidCap Opportunities Fund

Overview

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Performance

Performance

  • Returns

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31-Mar-2014
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31-Mar-2015
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31-Mar-2015
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31-Mar-2016
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31-Mar-2016
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31-Mar-2017
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31-Mar-2017
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31-Mar-2018
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31-Mar-2018
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31-Mar-2019
Total Return (%) Total return represents changes to the NAV and accounts for distributions from the fund.

as of Mar 31, 2019

12.77 5.46 27.79 15.97 3.42
Benchmark (%) Index: Switzerland SPI Extra Index<br /><br /> Index returns are for illustrative purposes only. Index performance returns do not reflect any management fees, transaction costs or expenses. Indexes are unmanaged and one cannot invest directly in an index. Past performance does not guarantee future results.

as of Mar 31, 2019

10.24 5.73 19.35 14.87 -3.83
The performance quoted represents past performance and does not guarantee future results. Investment return and principal value of an investment will fluctuate so that an investor's shares, when sold or redeemed, may be worth more or less than the original cost. Current performance may be lower or higher than the performance quoted.

Growth of Hypothetical 10,000 The growth of hypothetical $10,000 chart reflects a hypothetical $10,000 investment and assumes reinvestment of dividends and capital gains. Fund expenses, including management fees and other expenses were deducted.

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Reinvestments

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Key Facts

Key Facts

Size of Fund (Millions) as of Apr 18, 2019 CHF 894.301
Base Currency Swiss Franc
Fund Inception Date Aug 1, 2008
Share Class Inception Date Aug 1, 2008
Asset Class Equity
Morningstar Category Switzerland Small/Mid-Cap Equity
Benchmark Index Switzerland SPI Extra Index
Domicile Luxembourg
Regulatory Structure UCITS
Management Company BlackRock (Luxembourg) S.A.
ISIN LU0376446257
Bloomberg Ticker BGSWOPA
Initial Charge 5.00%
Performance Fee 0.00%
SEDOL B3BR0G6
Bloomberg Benchmark Ticker SPISMMCHF
Dealing Settlement Trade Date + 3 days
Dealing Frequency Daily, forward pricing basis
Minimum Initial Investment CHF 5000
Minimum Subsequent Investment CHF 1000
Use of Income Accumulating

Ratings

Ratings

Morningstar Rating

Overall Morningstar Rating for BGF Swiss Small & MidCap Opportunities Fund, Class A2, as of Mar 31, 2019 rated against 134 Switzerland Small/Mid-Cap Equity Funds.

Risk Indicator

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Holdings

Holdings

as of Mar 29, 2019
Name Weight (%)
PARTNERS GROUP HOLDING AG 9.03
STRAUMANN HOLDING AG 8.63
BALOISE HOLDING AG 7.51
SCHINDLER HOLDING AG 7.35
LOGITECH INTERNATIONAL S.A. 5.75
Name Weight (%)
SIKA AG 4.95
TEMENOS AG 4.89
FORBO HOLDING AG 4.53
BELIMO HOLDING AG 3.82
TECAN GROUP AG 3.36
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
A2 CHF Accumulating 497.41 0.74 0.15 516.16 400.63 - LU0376446257 - -
D3 CHF Monthly 17.13 0.03 0.18 17.69 13.77 - LU1276852404 - -
I2 CHF Accumulating 26.45 0.04 0.15 27.27 21.24 - LU0376447578 - -
D2 CHF Accumulating 538.92 0.82 0.15 556.55 433.07 - LU0376447149 - -

Portfolio Managers

Portfolio Managers

David Tovey
David Tovey
Christopher Sykes
Christopher Sykes

Literature

Literature

 

 

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