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BGF US Small & MidCap Opportunities Fund

Overview

Important Information: Capital at Risk. All financial investments involve an element of risk. Therefore, the value of your investment and the income from it will vary and your initial investment amount cannot be guaranteed.
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Performance

Performance

  • Returns

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

as of Sep 30, 2019

0.00 7.69 11.07 10.88 0.05
Benchmark (%) Index: S&P United States MidSmallCap 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 Sep 30, 2019

0.48 14.28 17.15 14.61 -0.68
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 Oct 21, 2019 USD 170.018
Base Currency U.S. Dollar
Fund Inception Date May 13, 1987
Share Class Inception Date May 13, 1987
Asset Class Equity
Morningstar Category US Mid-Cap Equity
Benchmark Index S&P United States MidSmallCap Index
Domicile Luxembourg
Regulatory Structure UCITS
Management Company BlackRock (Luxembourg) S.A.
ISIN LU0006061336
Bloomberg Ticker MGNLU LX
Initial Charge 5.00%
Performance Fee 0.00%
SEDOL 0938941
Bloomberg Benchmark Ticker SPBMIMSUS
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

Ratings

Ratings

Morningstar Analyst Rating

Morningstar Analyst Rating - Bronze
Morningstar has awarded the Fund a Bronze medal. Fewer than 10% of US open-end funds hold medalist ratings. (Effective Jan 24, 2014)

Risk Indicator

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Holdings

Holdings

as of Sep 30, 2019
Name Weight (%)
FIRSTENERGY CORP 3.04
AXA EQUITABLE HOLDINGS INC 2.32
AMERICAN INTERNATIONAL GROUP INC 2.31
KONINKLIJKE PHILIPS NV 2.17
MARATHON PETROLEUM CORP 2.14
Name Weight (%)
REGIONS FINANCIAL CORP 2.04
BAE SYSTEMS PLC 1.95
ARTHUR J GALLAGHER 1.84
DOLLAR TREE INC 1.80
WILLIAMS INC 1.80
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 USD Accumulating 235.49 1.76 0.75 237.09 190.90 - LU0006061336 - -
I2 EUR Accumulating 11.74 0.07 0.60 12.02 9.21 - LU1715605785 - -
A2 EUR Accumulating 211.08 1.29 0.61 216.25 167.04 - LU0171298648 - -
E2 USD Accumulating 212.52 1.57 0.74 214.07 172.99 - LU0090841858 - -
E2 EUR Accumulating 190.49 1.15 0.61 195.22 151.37 - LU0171298721 - -
A2 Hgd AUD Accumulating 13.90 0.10 0.72 14.03 11.39 - LU1023058412 - -
C2 USD Accumulating 181.91 1.34 0.74 183.35 148.98 - LU0147413560 - -
D2 EUR Accumulating 230.62 1.42 0.62 236.17 181.39 - LU0827887786 - -
D2 USD Accumulating 257.29 1.94 0.76 258.87 207.30 - LU0341384864 - -

Portfolio Managers

Portfolio Managers

Tony DeSpirito
Director of Investments, U.S. Fundamental Equities and Head of U.S. Income & Value Team

Tony DeSpirito

Franco Tapia, CFA
Franco Tapia, CFA
David Zhao
David Zhao

Literature

Literature

 

 

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