Equity

BGF US Basic Value 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

12.26 5.10 8.00 -5.97 -12.60
Benchmark (%)

as of Sep 30, 2020

16.20 15.12 9.45 4.00 -5.03
  1Y 3Y 5Y 10y Incept.
-12.60 -3.90 0.93 4.38 1.97
Benchmark (%)

as of Sep 30, 2020

-5.03 2.63 7.66 9.95 6.60
  YTD 1m 3M 1Y 3Y 5Y 10y Incept.
-17.39 -4.19 2.37 -12.60 -11.24 4.72 53.46 36.26
Benchmark (%)

as of Sep 30, 2020

-11.58 -2.46 5.59 -5.03 8.11 44.61 158.14 175.25
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 USD 443.351
12m Trailing Yield -
Number of Holdings as of Sep 30, 2020 73
Base Currency U.S. Dollar
Fund Inception Date Jan 8, 1997
Share Class Inception Date Nov 30, 2004
Asset Class Equity
Morningstar Category Other Equity
Benchmark Index Russell 1000 Value Index (Total Return)
Domicile Luxembourg
Regulatory Structure UCITS
Management Company BlackRock (Luxembourg) S.A.
Ongoing Charge 2.31%
ISIN LU0200685666
Bloomberg Ticker MLUBVEE
Annual Management Fee 2.00%
Initial Charge 3.00%
Performance Fee 0.00%
SEDOL B034QJ9
Bloomberg Benchmark Ticker RU10VATR
Dealing Settlement Trade Date + 3 days
Dealing Frequency Daily, forward pricing basis
Minimum Initial Investment EUR 5000
Minimum Subsequent Investment EUR 1000
Use of Income Accumulating

Portfolio Characteristics

Portfolio Characteristics

3y Volatility - Benchmark as of Sep 30, 2020 18.33
3y Beta as of Sep 30, 2020 0.998
5y Volatility - Benchmark as of Sep 30, 2020 15.50
5y Beta as of Sep 30, 2020 1.043

Ratings

Ratings

Morningstar Rating

3
Overall Morningstar Rating for BGF US Basic Value Fund, Class E2 Hedged, as of Jul 31, 2018 rated against 228 Other 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 Feb 11, 2011)

Risk Indicator

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Holdings

Holdings

as of Sep 30, 2020
Name Weight (%)
VERIZON COMMUNICATIONS INC 3.51
COMCAST CORP CLASS A 3.14
CITIGROUP INC 3.09
UNILEVER ADR REPRESENTING NV 2.74
WELLS FARGO 2.73
Name Weight (%)
DOLLAR TREE INC 2.69
GENERAL MOTORS 2.59
BAE SYSTEMS ADR PLC 2.43
COGNIZANT TECHNOLOGY SOLUTIONS COR 2.35
ANTHEM INC 2.28
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
E2 Hgd EUR Accumulating 44.20 -0.23 -0.52 52.53 31.85 - LU0200685666 - -
A4 GBP Annual 62.08 -1.03 -1.63 73.05 49.88 - LU0204064967 - -
D2 Hgd EUR Accumulating 55.23 -0.28 -0.50 65.03 39.51 - LU0329591993 - -
D2 GBP Accumulating 70.12 -1.16 -1.63 81.77 55.91 - LU0827886200 - -
C2 Hgd EUR Accumulating 44.92 -0.22 -0.49 53.68 32.50 - LU0200685583 - -
A2 USD Accumulating 82.62 -0.41 -0.49 96.02 58.58 - LU0072461881 - -
A2 Hgd EUR Accumulating 52.02 -0.26 -0.50 61.59 37.37 - LU0200685153 - -
E2 EUR Accumulating 63.46 -0.54 -0.84 80.02 49.55 - LU0171295891 - -
D2 EUR Accumulating 77.55 -0.66 -0.84 96.95 60.12 - LU0827886119 - -
A2 Hgd SGD Accumulating 15.58 -0.08 -0.51 18.41 11.13 - LU0602533316 - -
I2 EUR Accumulating 76.60 -0.65 -0.84 95.60 59.30 - LU1559748261 - -
I2 USD Accumulating 90.85 -0.45 -0.49 104.78 64.04 - LU0368249990 - -
A4 EUR Annual 68.76 -0.59 -0.85 86.69 53.72 - LU0213336463 - -
D2 USD Accumulating 91.98 -0.46 -0.50 106.29 64.93 - LU0275209954 - -
A2 Hgd CNH Accumulating 132.98 -0.62 -0.46 153.16 93.25 - LU1333800354 - -
D4 USD Annual 82.31 -0.42 -0.51 96.16 58.75 - LU0827886465 - -
A2 EUR Accumulating 69.66 -0.59 -0.84 87.54 54.24 - LU0171293920 - -
A2 GBP Accumulating 62.98 -1.05 -1.64 73.87 50.44 - LU0171296279 - -
X2 USD Accumulating 105.49 -0.53 -0.50 120.99 74.04 - LU0147417983 - -
D4 GBP Annual 62.63 -1.03 -1.62 73.84 50.48 - LU0827886549 - -
E2 USD Accumulating 75.26 -0.38 -0.50 87.80 53.52 - LU0147417710 - -
A4 USD Annual 81.56 -0.41 -0.50 95.08 58.02 - LU0162691827 - -
C2 USD Accumulating 59.94 -0.31 -0.51 70.32 42.81 - LU0147417470 - -

Portfolio Managers

Portfolio Managers

Carrie King
Carrie King
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
Joseph Wolfe
Joseph Wolfe

Literature

Literature