Equity

BGF World Financials 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

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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 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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Key Facts

Key Facts

Size of Fund (Millions) as of 24-May-19 USD 906.709
Base Currency USD
Fund Launch Date 03-Mar-00
Inception Date 03-Mar-00
Asset Class Equity
Morningstar Category Sector Equity Financial Services
Benchmark Index MSCI ACWI Financials Index
Domicile Luxembourg
Regulatory Structure UCITS
Management Company BlackRock (Luxembourg) S.A.
ISIN LU0106831901
Bloomberg Ticker MERFSPA
Initial Charge 5.00%
Performance Fee 0.00%
SEDOL 5899883
Bloomberg Benchmark Ticker SPFINUSBGF
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

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Ratings

Ratings

Morningstar Rating

Overall Morningstar Rating for BGF World Financials Fund, Class A2, as of 30-Apr-19 rated against 171 Sector Equity Financial Services Funds.

Holdings

Holdings

as of 30-Apr-19
Name Weight (%)
JPMORGAN CHASE & CO 6.37
CITIGROUP INC 5.96
MORGAN STANLEY 4.04
BANK OF AMERICA CORP 3.93
AXA SA 3.59
Name Weight (%)
AMERIPRISE FINANCE INC 2.95
BANCO BPM 2.94
SVB FINANCIAL GROUP 2.93
BANCO BILBAO VIZCAYA ARGENTARIA SA 2.92
INTESA SANPAOLO 2.91
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 A2 USD None 27.68 0.27 0.99 29.38 23.36 - LU0106831901 - -
Class A2 Hedged SGD None 10.56 0.10 0.96 11.30 8.96 - LU1668664300 - -
Class D2 EUR None 27.00 0.12 0.45 28.35 22.26 - LU0827889055 - -
Class E2 USD None 25.46 0.25 0.99 27.11 21.53 - LU0147401714 - -
Class E2 EUR None 22.74 0.10 0.44 23.89 18.84 - LU0171305443 - -
Class C2 USD None 22.35 0.21 0.95 23.93 18.96 - LU0147401128 - -
Class X2 USD None 14.83 0.15 1.02 15.56 12.43 - LU0988582291 - -
Class AI2 EUR - 9.96 -0.16 -1.58 10.51 9.86 - LU1960223920 - -
Class C2 EUR None 19.96 0.08 0.40 20.99 16.59 - LU0331289321 - -
Class A2 Hedged HKD None 95.14 0.93 0.99 101.70 80.65 - LU1791807156 - -
Class A2 EUR None 24.72 0.10 0.41 25.97 20.44 - LU0171304719 - -
Class D2 USD None 30.23 0.30 1.00 31.93 25.44 - LU0329593262 - -

Portfolio Managers

Portfolio Managers

Vasco Moreno
Director and portfolio manager

  

Literature

Literature