Equity

BGF World Mining 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

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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 EUR, 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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Distributions

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Key Facts

Key Facts

Size of Fund (Millions) as of 19-Feb-2019 USD 5,368.00
Base Currency USD
Fund Launch Date 24-Mar-1997
Share Class launch date 19-Jan-2009
Asset Class Equity
Morningstar Category Sector Equity Natural Resources
Benchmark Index EMIX Global Mining Constrained Weights Index (Open) Net EUR
Domicile Luxembourg
Regulatory Structure UCITS
Management Company BlackRock (Luxembourg) S.A.
ISIN LU0408222593
Bloomberg Ticker BGFWEA4
Initial Charge 5.00%
Performance Fee 0.00%
SEDOL B3L15L8
Bloomberg Benchmark Ticker HSBCMINEUR
Dealing Settlement Trade Date + 3 days
Dealing Frequency Daily, forward pricing basis
Minimum Initial Investment EUR 5,000.00
Minimum Subsequent Investment -
Use of Income Distributing

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Ratings

Ratings

Morningstar Rating

Overall Morningstar Rating for BGF World Mining Fund, Class A4, as of 31-Jan-2019 rated against 201 Sector Equity Natural Resources Funds.

Portfolio Managers

Portfolio Managers

Evy Hambro
Evy Hambro
Olivia Markham
Olivia Markham

Holdings

Holdings

as of 31-Jan-2019
Name Weight (%)
BHP GROUP PLC 9.36
RIO TINTO PLC 9.19
GLENCORE PLC 8.50
VALE SA 7.66
NEWMONT MINING CORP 4.69
Name Weight (%)
FIRST QUANTUM MINERALS LTD 4.65
TECK RESOURCES LTD 4.45
BARRICK GOLD CORP 3.79
SOUTH32 LTD 3.37
ANGLO AMERICAN PLC 3.15
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 A4 EUR Annual 32.01 0.21 0.66 35.37 28.06 - LU0408222593 - -
Class D2 Hedged EUR None 3.42 0.02 0.59 4.01 3.01 - LU0326425278 - -
Class A4 GBP Annual 27.14 0.05 0.18 30.35 24.22 - LU0204068877 - -
Class A2 Hedged AUD None 7.86 0.05 0.64 9.14 6.91 - LU1023059493 - -
Class D2 Hedged CHF None 5.48 0.04 0.74 6.41 4.83 - LU0827889998 - -
Class I2 Hedged EUR None 3.51 0.02 0.57 4.11 3.09 - LU0368236740 - -
Class A2 Hedged CHF None 5.22 0.04 0.77 6.14 4.61 - LU0521028554 - -
Class D2 Hedged GBP None 23.08 0.15 0.65 26.82 20.30 - LU0827890145 - -
Class E2 EUR None 29.92 0.20 0.67 32.99 26.26 - LU0172157363 - -
Class D4 GBP Annual 27.29 0.05 0.18 30.62 24.32 - LU0827889725 - -
Class I2 USD None 40.78 0.26 0.64 46.38 35.62 - LU0368260294 - -
Class D2 Hedged SGD None 5.28 0.04 0.76 6.09 4.63 - LU0827890228 - -
Class A2 Hedged EUR None 3.15 0.02 0.64 3.72 2.78 - LU0326424115 - -
Class D2 Hedged PLN None 5.94 0.04 0.68 6.89 5.21 - LU0827890061 - -
Class E2 Hedged EUR None 2.98 0.02 0.68 3.53 2.63 - LU0326425351 - -
Class A2 EUR None 32.95 0.22 0.67 36.20 28.89 - LU0172157280 - -
Class D2 USD None 41.14 0.27 0.66 46.87 35.95 - LU0252968341 - -
Class I2 EUR None 36.03 0.25 0.70 39.27 31.44 - LU0368236583 - -
Class E2 USD None 33.87 0.23 0.68 38.93 29.68 - LU0090845842 - -
Class A2 USD None 37.31 0.25 0.67 42.73 32.66 - LU0075056555 - -
Class D2 EUR None 36.34 0.24 0.66 39.69 31.75 - LU0252963383 - -
Class A2 Hedged PLN None 5.67 0.04 0.71 6.60 4.98 - LU0480534758 - -
Class A2 Hedged HKD None 6.57 0.04 0.61 7.59 5.77 - LU0788109121 - -
Class A2 Hedged SGD None 3.47 0.02 0.58 4.02 3.05 - LU0330918003 - -

Literature

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