Equity

BGF United Kingdom Fund

Overview

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Performance

Performance

Growth of Hypothetical 10,000

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Reinvestments

Record Date Ex-Date Payable Date
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  From
30-Sep-2015
To
30-Sep-2016
From
30-Sep-2016
To
30-Sep-2017
From
30-Sep-2017
To
30-Sep-2018
From
30-Sep-2018
To
30-Sep-2019
From
30-Sep-2019
To
30-Sep-2020
Total Return (%)

as of Sep 30, 2020

-4.68 16.81 9.33 -4.52 6.19
Benchmark (%)

as of Sep 30, 2020

0.18 15.62 2.90 -2.97 -12.50
  1Y 3Y 5Y 10y Incept.
6.19 3.49 4.30 4.65 4.94
Benchmark (%)

as of Sep 30, 2020

-12.50 -4.40 0.24 3.00 3.57
  YTD 1m 3M 1Y 3Y 5Y 10y Incept.
-3.19 -1.99 8.67 6.19 10.85 23.42 57.52 189.88
Benchmark (%)

as of Sep 30, 2020

-21.86 -5.08 1.57 -12.50 -12.63 1.20 34.46 117.15
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.

Key Facts

Key Facts

Size of Fund (Millions) as of Oct 21, 2020 GBP 193.602
12m Trailing Yield -
Number of Holdings as of Sep 30, 2020 50
Base Currency British Pound
Fund Inception Date Dec 31, 1985
Share Class Inception Date Sep 1, 1998
Asset Class Equity
Morningstar Category UK Large-Cap Equity
Benchmark Index FTSE All-Share Index in USD
Domicile Luxembourg
Regulatory Structure UCITS
Management Company BlackRock (Luxembourg) S.A.
Ongoing Charge 1.82%
ISIN LU0171293334
Bloomberg Ticker MERSUUI
Annual Management Fee 1.50%
Initial Charge 5.00%
Performance Fee 0.00%
SEDOL 5535187
Bloomberg Benchmark Ticker FTSUKALUSD
Dealing Settlement Trade Date + 3 days
Dealing Frequency Daily, forward pricing basis
Minimum Initial Investment USD 5000
Minimum Subsequent Investment -
Use of Income Accumulating

Portfolio Characteristics

Portfolio Characteristics

3y Volatility - Benchmark as of Sep 30, 2020 18.17
3y Beta as of Sep 30, 2020 0.910
5y Volatility - Benchmark as of Sep 30, 2020 15.98
5y Beta as of Sep 30, 2020 0.957

Ratings

Ratings

Morningstar Rating

5
Overall Morningstar Rating for BGF United Kingdom Fund, Class A2, as of Sep 30, 2020 rated against 650 UK Large-Cap Equity Funds.

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 Nov 27, 2018)

Risk Indicator

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Holdings

Holdings

as of Sep 30, 2020
Name Weight (%)
ASTRAZENECA PLC 6.70
RIO TINTO PLC 6.08
RECKITT BENCKISER GROUP PLC 5.50
LONDON STOCK EXCHANGE GROUP PLC 4.46
EXPERIAN PLC 4.30
Name Weight (%)
RELX PLC 4.10
SMITH & NEPHEW PLC 3.85
HARGREAVES LANSDOWN PLC 3.67
NEXT PLC 3.66
RIGHTMOVE PLC 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 USD Accumulating 155.22 -0.23 -0.15 160.63 96.44 - LU0171293334 - -
I2 GBP Accumulating 13.71 -0.18 -1.30 14.29 9.57 - LU1495983246 - -
D2 USD Accumulating 171.00 -0.25 -0.15 175.97 105.78 - LU0827885905 - -
A2 GBP Accumulating 118.33 -1.53 -1.28 124.17 83.03 - LU0011847091 - -
A4 GBP Annual 98.56 -1.28 -1.28 103.56 69.25 - LU0204064025 - -
D2 GBP Accumulating 130.36 -1.68 -1.27 136.10 91.07 - LU0329592967 - -
E2 EUR Accumulating 117.53 -0.59 -0.50 133.58 80.42 - LU0171293250 - -
C2 EUR Accumulating 100.17 -0.51 -0.51 114.42 68.84 - LU0331287200 - -
X2 GBP Accumulating 143.07 -1.85 -1.28 148.38 99.37 - LU0147381346 - -
A2 EUR Accumulating 130.87 -0.65 -0.49 148.24 89.29 - LU0171293177 - -
D2 EUR Accumulating 144.17 -0.72 -0.50 162.48 97.94 - LU0679964535 - -
D4 GBP Annual 98.94 -1.28 -1.28 104.20 69.72 - LU0827886036 - -
E2 GBP Accumulating 106.27 -1.38 -1.28 111.89 74.78 - LU0090845172 - -
C2 GBP Accumulating 90.58 -1.17 -1.28 95.84 64.02 - LU0147381262 - -
X2 EUR Accumulating 158.23 -0.78 -0.49 177.13 106.86 - LU0468812655 - -

Portfolio Managers

Portfolio Managers

Nicholas Little
Nicholas Little

Literature

Literature