Fact sheet: Barclays GA Euro ExUK

Fund information
Fund name
Barclays GlobalAccess Europe (ex-UK) Alpha I Acc GBP
Fund manager company
Barclays
Fund type
OEIC
Fund manager
  • Jaime Arguellosince 30/09/2004
Fund objective
The Fund seeks to maximise long-term total return primarily through investment in companies of European Countries, excluding the UK.
Benchmark
  • MSCI Europe ex UK
Investment style
Growth
Investment method
Shares
Quick stats
1 Year return
1%
1 Year rank in sector
91/97
Sector
FO Equity - Europe ex UK
Yield
1.4%
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.
1.05%
Fund size
£345m (£589m 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.
103
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Performance snapshot

Holdings snapshot

  • Germany19.8%
    France13.2%
    Switzerland12.1%
    International12%
    Netherlands7.9%
  • Industrials19.2%
    Consumer Goods18.4%
    Financials15.1%
    Technology8.7%
    Health Care8.6%
  • German Equities19.8%
    French Equities13.2%
    Swiss Equities12.1%
    International Equities12%
    Dutch Equities7.9%

Performance vs Sector

Cumulative performance
 1 mth3 mth6 mth1 yr3 yr5 yr
Fund3.8%4.9%5%1%16.2%-
Sector3.8%6.1%10.4%11.8%22.2%74.2%
Rank within sector36 / 10259 / 10290 / 10291 / 9759 / 88-
Quartile2nd3rd4th4th3rd
Calendar performance
 YTD - 20172016201520142013
Fund1.2%-6.3%18.5%4.9%26.2%
Sector1.3%4.1%12.7%3.5%23.2%
Rank within sector47 / 10396 / 989 / 8931 / 8934 / 82
Quartile2nd4th1st2nd2nd
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.
-1.44
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.
1.02
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.
0.13
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%.
13.19
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.
3.68
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.
-0.38
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.
0.92
Price movement
52 week high1.66
52 week low1.45
Current bid price-
Current offer price-
Current mid price1.66
Region
1Germany19.8%
2France13.2%
3Switzerland12.1%
4International12%
5Netherlands7.9%
6Denmark7.8%
7Sweden6.7%
8Italy5.3%
9Spain5.3%
Industry sector
1Industrials19.2%
2Consumer Goods18.4%
3Financials15.1%
4Technology8.7%
5Health Care8.6%
6Basic Materials8.5%
7Consumer Services5.7%
8Utilities3.7%
9Telecommunications3.6%
Asset type
1German Equities19.8%
2French Equities13.2%
3Swiss Equities12.1%
4International Equities12%
5Dutch Equities7.9%
6Danish Equities7.8%
7Swedish Equities6.7%
8Italian Equities5.3%
9Spanish Equities5.3%
Individual holdings
1SAP SE2.2%
2VINCI SA2.1%
3NOVO NORDISK A/S2%
4IMPERIAL TOBACCO GROUP PLC1.9%
5ANHEUSER-BUSCH INBEV SA/NV1.7%
6ROCHE HLDG AG1.7%
7ASML HOLDING NV1.6%
8AXA1.5%
9HEXAGON AB1.5%
Management
Fund manager group
Barclays
Fund manager company
Barclays
Fund type
OEIC
Fund objective
The Fund seeks to maximise long-term total return primarily through investment in companies of European Countries, excluding the UK.
Benchmark
  • MSCI Europe ex UK
Investment style
Growth
Investment method
Shares
Fund manager
NameSinceBiography
Jaime Arguello30/09/2004Jaime 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
Distributor Status, Reporting Fund Status, UCITS IV Compliant
Domicile
No data available.
Fund for sale in
Spain, United Kingdom, Gibraltar, Guernsey, Isle of Man, Ireland, Jersey, Offshore, Portugal, Singapore
Barclays GlobalAccess Europe (ex-UK) Alpha A Acc EUR
Initial charge4%
Annual charge1.5%
Min single investment£1,500
Min regular saving£400
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.7%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price2.043
CurrencyEUR
Price updated11/01/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeIEY5
Barclays GlobalAccess Europe (ex-UK) Alpha A Acc GBP
Initial charge4%
Annual charge1.5%
Min single investment£1,500
Min regular saving£250
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.72%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price1.722
CurrencyGBP
Price updated11/01/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi code0J10
Barclays GlobalAccess Europe (ex-UK) Alpha A Acc USD
Initial charge4%
Annual charge1.5%
Min single investment£1,500
Min regular saving£400
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.72%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price2.976
CurrencyUSD
Price updated11/01/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeNHD5
Barclays GlobalAccess Europe (ex-UK) Alpha A Dis EUR
Initial charge4%
Annual charge1.5%
Min single investment£1,500
Min regular saving£400
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.7%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price1.918
CurrencyEUR
Price updated11/01/2017
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeNBJ7
Barclays GlobalAccess Europe (ex-UK) Alpha A Dis GBP
Initial charge4%
Annual charge1.5%
Min single investment£1,500
Min regular saving£250
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.72%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price1.561
CurrencyGBP
Price updated11/01/2017
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeK4G8
Barclays GlobalAccess Europe (ex-UK) Alpha B Acc EUR
Initial charge3%
Annual charge1.25%
Min single investment£400,000
Min regular saving£1,500
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.45%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price2.169
CurrencyEUR
Price updated11/01/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeB391
Barclays GlobalAccess Europe (ex-UK) Alpha B Acc GBP
Initial charge3%
Annual charge1.25%
Min single investment£150,000
Min regular saving£1,000
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.47%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price1.289
CurrencyGBP
Price updated11/01/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeG52C
Barclays GlobalAccess Europe (ex-UK) Alpha B Acc USD
Initial charge3%
Annual charge1.25%
Min single investment£150,000
Min regular saving£1,500
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.47%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price1.858
CurrencyUSD
Price updated11/01/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeNBJ8
Barclays GlobalAccess Europe (ex-UK) Alpha B Dis EUR
Initial charge-
Annual charge1.25%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£1,500
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.45%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price1.085
CurrencyEUR
Price updated21/12/2011
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeI6J3
Barclays GlobalAccess Europe (ex-UK) Alpha I Acc EUR
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.9%
Min single investment£30,000,000
Min regular saving£1,500
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.03%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price2.065
CurrencyEUR
Price updated11/01/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeBKG8
Barclays GlobalAccess Europe (ex-UK) Alpha I Acc GBP
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.9%
Min single investment£3,000,000
Min regular saving£1,000
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.05%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price1.659
CurrencyGBP
Price updated11/01/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeI3XC
Barclays GlobalAccess Europe (ex-UK) Alpha I Acc USD
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.9%
Min single investment£3,000,000
Min regular saving£1,500
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.05%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price2.754
CurrencyUSD
Price updated11/01/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeKYBV
Barclays GlobalAccess Europe (ex-UK) Alpha I Dis GBP
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.9%
Min single investment£3,000,000
Min regular saving£1,000
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.05%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price1.562
CurrencyGBP
Price updated11/01/2017
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeI3XD
Barclays GlobalAccess Europe (ex-UK) Alpha M Acc EUR
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.75%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)0.88%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price1.448
CurrencyEUR
Price updated11/01/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeBWV4
Barclays GlobalAccess Europe (ex-UK) Alpha M Acc GBP
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.75%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)0.9%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price1.634
CurrencyGBP
Price updated11/01/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeGSOV
Barclays GlobalAccess Europe (ex-UK) Alpha M Acc USD
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.75%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)0.9%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price2.779
CurrencyUSD
Price updated11/01/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeNBK0
Barclays GlobalAccess Europe (ex-UK) Alpha M Dis EUR
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.75%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)0.88%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price1.93
CurrencyEUR
Price updated11/01/2017
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeB392
Barclays GlobalAccess Europe (ex-UK) Alpha M Dis GBP
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.75%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)0.9%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price1.632
CurrencyGBP
Price updated11/01/2017
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeNBJ9
Barclays GlobalAccess Europe (ex-UK) Alpha M Dis USD
Initial charge-
Annual charge-
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)0.9%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price2.549
CurrencyUSD
Price updated11/01/2017
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeJOMK
Barclays GlobalAccess Europe (ex-UK) Alpha Z Acc EUR
Initial charge5%
Annual charge2%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£400
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)2.2%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price1.959
CurrencyEUR
Price updated11/01/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeDFF4
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