Equity

BGF United Kingdom 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 GBP.

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 17-May-19 GBP 138.333
Base Currency GBP
Fund Launch Date 31-Dec-85
Inception Date 01-Sep-98
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.
ISIN LU0171293334
Bloomberg Ticker MERSUUI
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

Risk Indicator

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Ratings

Ratings

Morningstar Rating

Overall Morningstar Rating for BGF United Kingdom Fund, Class A2, as of 30-Apr-19 rated against 679 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 27-Nov-18)

Holdings

Holdings

as of 30-Apr-19
Name Weight (%)
RELX PLC 5.47
ROYAL DUTCH SHELL PLC 5.10
RIO TINTO PLC 4.61
HARGREAVES LANSDOWN PLC 4.59
LONDON STOCK EXCHANGE GROUP PLC 4.33
Name Weight (%)
UNILEVER PLC 4.32
TESCO PLC 3.91
SSP GROUP PLC 3.80
DIAGEO PLC 3.73
ASTRAZENECA PLC 3.40
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 144.81 -0.36 -0.25 154.52 119.01 - LU0171293334 - -
Class I2 GBP None 12.97 0.01 0.08 13.34 10.71 - LU1495983246 - -
Class D2 EUR None 141.28 -0.15 -0.11 143.71 113.16 - LU0679964535 - -
Class E2 GBP None 102.73 0.10 0.10 106.92 85.28 - LU0090845172 - -
Class E2 EUR None 117.27 -0.12 -0.10 120.56 94.38 - LU0171293250 - -
Class C2 EUR None 101.02 -0.11 -0.11 104.52 81.54 - LU0331287200 - -
Class C2 GBP None 88.50 0.09 0.10 92.68 73.68 - LU0147381262 - -
Class X2 EUR None 152.84 -0.16 -0.10 154.58 121.94 - LU0468812655 - -
Class D4 GBP Annual 96.56 0.10 0.10 100.74 79.77 - LU0827886036 - -
Class A2 EUR None 129.63 -0.14 -0.11 132.72 104.13 - LU0171293177 - -
Class D2 GBP None 123.77 0.13 0.11 127.47 102.25 - LU0329592967 - -
Class X2 GBP None 133.90 0.15 0.11 136.76 110.18 - LU0147381346 - -
Class A4 GBP Annual 95.85 0.10 0.10 99.92 79.41 - LU0204064025 - -
Class D2 USD None 157.82 -0.39 -0.25 167.32 129.32 - LU0827885905 - -
Class A2 GBP None 113.57 0.12 0.11 117.71 94.09 - LU0011847091 - -

Portfolio Managers

Portfolio Managers

Nicholas Little
Nicholas Little

Literature

Literature