Fact sheet: Aberdeen UK Equity Income

Fund information
Fund name
Aberdeen UK Equity Income I Acc
Fund manager company
Aberdeen Fund Managers Limited
Fund type
OEIC
Fund manager
  • Pan European Equity Teamsince 10/04/1988
Fund objective
The Fund aims to achieve an attractive level of income combined with capital growth from a portfolio primarily consisting of UK Equity and Equity-Related Securities. This Fund may invest in companies listed or incorporated anywhere in the world, as long as the companies’ principal activities are in, or their main economic exposure is to, the UK. This Fund may also invest in Equity and Equity-Related Securities of non-UK companies. The Fund may also hold ancillary liquid assets and debt and debt-related securities.
Benchmark
  • FTSE All Share
Investment style
None
Investment method
Shares
Quick stats
1 Year return
7%
1 Year rank in sector
16/91
Sector
UT UK Equity Income
Yield
3.8%
Ongoing charge (OCF)
?A fund’s ongoing charges figure (OCF) is similar to the old-style total expense ratio. It reflects the annual charge to investors in the fund, in percentage terms, but does not include extra performance-related fees (where these are levied) or the fund’s trading expenses on its underlying investments.
0.86%
Fund size
£176m (£184m last year)
FE Risk score
?FE Risk Scores measure the riskiness of instruments relative to the FTSE 100 index of shares. Weekly volatility is measured over three years with recent behaviour counting more heavily than earlier behaviour. Cash-type investments will have scores close to zero. Funds will tend to have scores in the 0-150 range. The FTSE 100 is always scored at 100. There is no upper limit.
100
Mid price
1158.13
Top in this sector
Fund name1 Year
UBS UK Equity Income23.8%
Scot Wid Fdmtl Index UK Equity18.1%
SVS Church House DeepValInvts15.5%
SJP UK Growth13.7%
Jupiter Income Trust13.5%
...more in UT UK Equity Income

Performance snapshot

Holdings snapshot

  • UK92.2%
    Switzerland3.2%
    France2.4%
    Denmark1.1%
    International0.7%
  • Financials19.5%
    Consumer Staples12.8%
    Industrials12.3%
    Health Care11.3%
    Energy10.1%
  • UK Equities91%
    Swedish Equities3.2%
    French Equities2.4%
    Cash & Cash Equivalents1.7%
    Danish Equities1.1%

Performance vs Sector

Cumulative performance
 1 mth3 mth6 mth1 yr3 yr5 yr
Fund-3.4%-3%9%7%5.8%42%
Sector-2%-1.7%4.8%3.4%14.4%59.6%
Rank within sector80 / 9673 / 9613 / 9616 / 9180 / 8272 / 77
Quartile4th4th1st1st4th4th
Calendar performance
 YTD - 20162015201420132012
Fund8.6%-2.8%-0.8%20.5%12.6%
Sector4.1%4.9%2.8%24.8%13.5%
Rank within sector14 / 9282 / 8776 / 8363 / 7946 / 78
Quartile1st4th4th4th3rd
Risk statistics
Alpha
?Alpha is a measure of a fund's over- or under-performance by comparison to its benchmark. If the Alpha is 5, the fund has outperformed its benchmark by 5%; so the greater the Alpha, the greater the outperformance.
-2.54
Beta
?Beta estimates a fund's volatility by comparison to that of its benchmark. A fund with a beta close to 1 means that the fund will move generally in line with the benchmark. Higher than 1 and the fund is more volatile than the benchmark and vice versa.
0.98
Sharpe
?This commonly-used measure calculates the level of return over and above the return of a notional risk-free investment, such as cash. The difference in returns is then divided by the fund's volatility. The resulting ratio is an indication of the amount of excess return generated per unit of risk.
-0
Volatility
?Volatility (or standard deviation), when applied to an investment fund, expresses its risk. It shows how widely a range of returns varied from the fund's average return over a particular period. For example, if a fund had an average return of 5%, and its volatility was 15, this would mean that the range of its returns over the period had swung between +20% and -10%.
10.14
Tracking error
?This measures the standard deviation of a fund's excess returns over the returns of an index or benchmark portfolio. As such, it can be an indication of 'riskiness' in the manager's investment style. A Tracking Error below 2 suggests a passive approach. At 3 and above the the manager will be deploying a more active investment style.
5.57
Information ratio
?This is a useful risk-adjusted measure of actively managed fund performance. It is calculated by deducting the returns of the fund's benchmark from the fund's overall returns, then dividing the result by its tracking error. The higher the Information Ratio the better. It is generally considered that a figure of 0.5 reflects a good performance, 0.75 very good, and 1.00 outstanding.
-0.5
R-Squared
?An indication of how closely correlated a fund is to an index or a benchmark. Values for R-Squared range between 0 and 1, with 0 indicating no correlation at all and 1 showing a perfect match. Values upwards of 0.7 suggest that the fund's behaviour is increasingly linked to its benchmark.
0.71
Price movement
52 week high1244.68
52 week low948.23
Current bid price-
Current offer price-
Current mid price1158.13
Region
1UK92.21%
2Switzerland3.23%
3France2.38%
4Denmark1.08%
5International0.68%
6Isle of Man0.43%
7Europe0%
8Australia-0%
Industry sector
1Financials19.49%
2Consumer Staples12.78%
3Industrials12.27%
4Health Care11.3%
5Energy10.08%
6Consumer Discretionary8.29%
7Materials7.97%
8Telecommunications Utilities5.79%
9Information Technology4.26%
Asset type
1UK Equities91%
2Swedish Equities3.22%
3French Equities2.38%
4Cash & Cash Equivalents1.7%
5Danish Equities1.08%
6Money Market0.68%
7Australian Equities-0%
8Options-0.05%
Individual holdings
1ROYAL DUTCH SHELL4.9%
2BRITISH AMERICAN TOBACCO4.5%
3GLAXOSMITHKLINE4.5%
4ASTRAZENECA PLC3.8%
5UNILEVER3.8%
6STANDARD CHARTERED3.6%
7BHP BILLITON PLC3.4%
8HSBC HLDGS3.3%
9ROCHE HLDG AG3.3%
Management
Fund manager group
Aberdeen
Fund manager company
Aberdeen Fund Managers Limited
Fund type
OEIC
Fund objective
The Fund aims to achieve an attractive level of income combined with capital growth from a portfolio primarily consisting of UK Equity and Equity-Related Securities. This Fund may invest in companies listed or incorporated anywhere in the world, as long as the companies’ principal activities are in, or their main economic exposure is to, the UK. This Fund may also invest in Equity and Equity-Related Securities of non-UK companies. The Fund may also hold ancillary liquid assets and debt and debt-related securities.
Benchmark
  • FTSE All Share
Investment style
None
Investment method
Shares
Fund manager
NameSinceBiography
Pan European Equity Team10/04/1988
Compliance
IA Recognised, UCITS V Compliant
Domicile
No data available.
Fund for sale in
United Kingdom
Aberdeen UK Equity Income A Acc
Initial charge-
Annual charge1.5%
Min single investment£500
Min regular saving£100
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.61%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.6%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price1067.35
CurrencyGBX
Price updated01/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeKZ83
Aberdeen UK Equity Income A Inc
Initial charge-
Annual charge1.5%
Min single investment£500
Min regular saving£100
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.61%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.6%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price353.86
CurrencyGBX
Price updated01/12/2016
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeKZ84
Aberdeen UK Equity Income I Acc
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.75%
Min single investment£500,000
Min regular saving£10,000
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)0.86%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.1%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price1158.13
CurrencyGBX
Price updated01/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeKZ85
Aberdeen UK Equity Income I Inc
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.75%
Min single investment£500,000
Min regular saving£10,000
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)0.86%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.1%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price386.01
CurrencyGBX
Price updated01/12/2016
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeKZ86
Aberdeen UK Equity Income K Inc
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.68%
Min single investment£25,000,000
Min regular saving£10,000
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)0.8%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price107.29
CurrencyGBX
Price updated01/12/2016
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeMZTV
Aberdeen UK Equity Income Z Acc
Initial charge-
Annual charge-
Min single investment£1,000,000
Min regular saving£10,000
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)0.11%
Total expense ratio (TER)0.12%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price1264.87
CurrencyGBX
Price updated01/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeH996
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