Equity

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.

Please note the Fund-specific risks under the relevant section in Disclaimer.

All currency hedged share classes of this fund use derivatives to hedge currency risk. The use of derivatives for a share class could pose a potential risk of contagion (also known as spill-over) to other share classes in the fund. The fund’s management company will ensure appropriate procedures are in place to minimise contagion risk to other share class. Using the drop down box directly below the name of the fund, you can view a list of all share classes in the fund – currency hedged share classes are indicated by the word “Hedged” in the name of the share class. In addition, a full list of all currency hedged share classes is available on request from the fund’s management company

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Performance

Performance

  • Returns


The figures shown relate to past performance. Past performance is not a reliable indicator of future results and should not be the sole factor of consideration when selecting a product or strategy.

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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Reinvestments

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Key Facts

Key Facts

Size of Fund (Millions) as of 18-Jan-2019 USD 187.88
Base Currency USD
Fund Launch Date 13-May-1987
Share Class launch date 01-Sep-1998
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 LU0090841858
Bloomberg Ticker MIGSNOE
Initial Charge 3.00%
Performance Fee 0.00%
SEDOL 5548873
Bloomberg Benchmark Ticker SPBMIMSUS
Dealing Settlement Trade Date + 3 days
Dealing Frequency Daily, forward pricing basis
Minimum Initial Investment USD 5,000.00
Minimum Subsequent Investment USD 1,000.00
Use of Income Accumulating

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Ratings

Portfolio Managers

Portfolio Managers

Tony DeSpirito
Tony DeSpirito
Franco Tapia, CFA
Franco Tapia, CFA
David Zhao
David Zhao

Holdings

Holdings

as of 31-Dec-2018
Name Weight (%)
TELEPHONE AND DATA SYSTEMS INC 2.93
FIRSTENERGY CORP 2.83
KONINKLIJKE PHILIPS NV 2.28
BRIGHTHOUSE FINANCIAL INC 2.27
LAMAR ADVERTISING COMPANY CLAS 2.16
Name Weight (%)
REGIONS FINANCIAL CORP 2.07
PROLOGIS REIT INC 1.84
ARTHUR J GALLAGHER 1.81
KEYCORP 1.77
WILLIAMS INC 1.75
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 E2 USD None 191.37 3.04 1.61 217.18 172.99 - LU0090841858 - -
Class I2 EUR None 10.25 0.18 1.79 11.29 9.21 - LU1715605785 - -
Class E2 EUR None 168.20 2.82 1.71 186.42 151.37 - LU0171298721 - -
Class A2 EUR None 185.67 3.11 1.70 205.36 167.04 - LU0171298648 - -
Class A2 USD None 211.25 3.37 1.62 239.35 190.90 - LU0006061336 - -
Class A2 Hedged AUD None 12.61 0.20 1.61 14.33 11.39 - LU1023058412 - -
Class D2 EUR None 201.71 3.39 1.71 222.40 181.39 - LU0827887786 - -
Class D2 USD None 229.50 3.66 1.62 259.38 207.30 - LU0341384864 - -

Literature

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