Fact sheet: Barclays Adventurous Gth Pfl

Fund information
Fund name
Barclays Adventurous Growth Portfolio D Acc
Fund manager company
Barclays
Fund type
Unit Trust
Fund managers
  • Jaime Arguellosince 31/07/2009
Fund objective
The investment objective is to provide long term capital growth. The Trust will pursue an active asset allocation policy across all countries, currencies and sector representations which may, from time to time, lead to high asset allocations to individual markets or asset types.
Benchmark
No data available.
Investment style
Flexible
Investment method
None
Quick stats
1 Year return
3.4%
1 Year rank in sector
194/223
Sector
UT Flexible Investment
Yield
0.1%
Fund size
£48m (£50m 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.
81
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Performance snapshot

Holdings snapshot

  • UK32.7%
    USA27.3%
    Others19.9%
    Hong Kong3%
    Japan3%
  • Financials22.5%
    Industrials14.1%
    Consumer Services11.6%
    Consumer Goods11%
    Others8.2%
  • Global Developed Equities68.7%
    Global Emerging Market Equities17%
    Property Shares6.3%
    Global High Yield Fixed Interest4.2%
    Alternative Investment Strategies1.6%

Performance vs Sector

Cumulative performance
 1 mth3 mth6 mth1 yr3 yr5 yr
Fund0.9%-1.8%4%3.4%10.9%46.1%
Sector-0.6%0.4%8.4%9.2%18.5%45%
Rank within sector30 / 252219 / 246212 / 246194 / 223164 / 18688 / 158
Quartile1st4th4th4th4th3rd
Calendar performance
 YTD - 20162015201420132012
Fund3.9%-0.1%3.9%18.8%15.2%
Sector9.2%2%4.9%14.1%9.7%
Rank within sector199 / 232176 / 209141 / 18849 / 17711 / 160
Quartile4th4th3rd2nd1st
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.
-3.12
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.
1.1
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%.
9.79
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.
4.92
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.
-0.55
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.
0.75
Price movement
52 week high69.6
52 week low57.86
Current bid price-
Current offer price-
Current mid price67.89
Region
1UK32.7%
2USA27.3%
3Others19.9%
4Hong Kong3%
5Japan3%
6Money Market2.9%
7Korea2.7%
8Not Specified2.6%
9Taiwan2.2%
Industry sector
1Financials22.5%
2Industrials14.1%
3Consumer Services11.6%
4Consumer Goods11%
5Others8.2%
6Technology7.5%
7Health Care5.3%
8Oil & Gas4.4%
9Basic Materials4%
Asset type
1Global Developed Equities68.7%
2Global Emerging Market Equities17%
3Property Shares6.3%
4Global High Yield Fixed Interest4.2%
5Alternative Investment Strategies1.6%
6Money Market1.2%
7Commodity & Energy1%
Individual holdings
1BARCLAYS WEALTH GLOBALACCESS EMERGING MARKET EQUITY A ACC GBP13.3%
2BARCLAYS WEALTH GLOBALACCESS US VALUE B ACC GBP9%
3BARCLAYS WEALTH GLOBALACCESS UK ALPHA A ACC GBP8.7%
4BARCLAYS WEALTH GLOBALACCESS UK OPPORTUNITIES B ACC GBP8.7%
5BARCLAYS WEALTH GLOBALACCESS EUROPE (EX-UK) ALPHA A ACC GBP7.3%
6GLOBALACCESS UK OPPORTUNITIES6.6%
7BARCLAYS WEALTH UK LOWER CAP A ACC6.4%
8BARCLAYS WEALTH GLOBALACCESS GLOBAL PROPERTY SECURITIES B DIS GBP6.3%
9BARCLAYS WEALTH GLOBALACCESS PACIFIC RIM (EX-JAPAN) A DIS GBP4.7%
Management
Fund manager group
Barclays
Fund manager company
Barclays
Fund type
Unit Trust
Fund objective
The investment objective is to provide long term capital growth. The Trust will pursue an active asset allocation policy across all countries, currencies and sector representations which may, from time to time, lead to high asset allocations to individual markets or asset types.
Benchmark
No data available.
Investment style
Flexible
Investment method
None
Fund managers
NameSinceBiography
Jaime Arguello31/07/2009Jaime Arguello Head of Multi Management Team. Jaime has managed range of Multi Asset Class funds since he joined Barclays in 2009. In this capacity he is member of Barclays Asset Allocation committee and leads the team in charge of external manager selection. Prior to joining Barclays, Jaime was an executive Vice President with Pictet & Cie in Geneva for 10 years initially as Head of Fixed Income Asset Management managing 30bn$ of Mutual Funds and Institutional accounts. Subsequently he also led the 3rd party fund selection team for the Pictet & Cie Wealth Management unit. Prior to this Jaime spent 12 years managing fixed income funds at several asset managers in Paris including Societe Generale and CPR within the Credit Agricole Group, at the latter he was also the Head of Fixed Income Asset Management. Jaime holds an engineering degree from the Ecole Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées in Paris.
Compliance
IA Recognised, Non UCITS Retail Scheme
Domicile
No data available.
Fund for sale in
United Kingdom
Barclays Adventurous Growth Portfolio A Acc
Initial charge4.5%
Annual charge1.5%
Min single investment£1,000
Min regular saving£100
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)2.65%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price64.12
CurrencyGBX
Price updated05/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeBB82
Barclays Adventurous Growth Portfolio A Dis
Initial charge4.5%
Annual charge1.5%
Min single investment£1,000
Min regular saving£100
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)2.65%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price61.22
CurrencyGBX
Price updated05/12/2016
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeBF28
Barclays Adventurous Growth Portfolio B Acc
Initial charge2.5%
Annual charge1.25%
Min single investment£250,000
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)2.4%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price65.77
CurrencyGBX
Price updated05/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeL577
Barclays Adventurous Growth Portfolio D Acc
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.75%
Min single investment£500
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)1.83%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price67.89
CurrencyGBX
Price updated05/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi code0LSN
Barclays Adventurous Growth Portfolio D Dis
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.75%
Min single investment£500
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price66.37
CurrencyGBX
Price updated05/12/2016
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeK9GW
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