Fact sheet: Barclays GAUSSml&MidEq

Fund information
Fund name
Barclays GlobalAccess US Small & Mid Equity I Acc GBP
Fund manager company
Barclays
Fund type
No data available.
Fund manager
  • Jaime Arguellosince 30/09/2004
Fund objective
The Fund seeks long-term capital growth primarily through investment in small and mid-capitalisation US companies.
Benchmark
  • Russell 2500
Investment style
Growth
Investment method
No data available.
Quick stats
1 Year return
9.5%
1 Year rank in sector
15/31
Sector
FO Equity - Small Cap USA
Yield
-
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.
1.23%
Fund size
£200m
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
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LM Royce US SCapOpp18.1%
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Manulife US Small Cap Equity16.5%
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Performance snapshot

Holdings snapshot

  • USA84.4%
    Not Specified9.5%
    Money Market3.5%
    Switzerland1.1%
    Netherlands1%
  • Financials23%
    Industrials20.3%
    Technology12.2%
    Consumer Services11.6%
    Consumer Goods9.9%
  • North American Equities84.1%
    Property8.7%
    Cash & Cash Equivalents3.5%
    Europe ex UK Equities2.3%
    Others0.9%

Performance vs Sector

Cumulative performance
 1 mth3 mth6 mth1 yr3 yr5 yr
Fund9.5%3.7%8%9.5%23.6%-
Sector10.1%5.6%12.7%10.7%19.2%82%
Rank within sector19 / 3426 / 3429 / 3215 / 314 / 25-
Quartile3rd4th4th2nd1st
Calendar performance
 YTD - 20162015201420132012
Fund13%-0.7%6.3%36.8%-
Sector16.1%-4.1%4.8%37.9%11.8%
Rank within sector22 / 317 / 277 / 2514 / 25-
Quartile3rd2nd2nd3rd
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.
1.4
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.
0.89
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.
0.12
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%.
11.94
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.
3.15
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.
0.32
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.
0.95
Price movement
52 week high1.03
52 week low0.78
Current bid price-
Current offer price-
Current mid price1.03
Region
1USA84.4%
2Not Specified9.5%
3Money Market3.5%
4Switzerland1.1%
5Netherlands1%
6Canada0.2%
7Ireland0.2%
8UK0.1%
Industry sector
1Financials23%
2Industrials20.3%
3Technology12.2%
4Consumer Services11.6%
5Consumer Goods9.9%
6Health Care6.5%
7Oil & Gas5%
8Basic Materials3.6%
9Cash & Cash Equivalents3.5%
Asset type
1North American Equities84.1%
2Property8.7%
3Cash & Cash Equivalents3.5%
4Europe ex UK Equities2.3%
5Others0.9%
6North American Fixed Interest0.4%
7UK Equities0.1%
Individual holdings
1BIO-TECHNE1.4%
2BLACKBAUD INC1.4%
3EQUITY COMMONWEALTH1.4%
4SALLY BEAUTY HOLDINGS INC1.3%
5DUNKIN BRANDS GROUP INC1.2%
6ZEBRA TECHNOLOGIES1.2%
7GRACO INC1.1%
8LOGITECH INTERNATIONAL SA1.1%
9NEWMARKET CORP1.1%
Management
Fund manager group
Barclays
Fund manager company
Barclays
Fund type
No data available.
Fund objective
The Fund seeks long-term capital growth primarily through investment in small and mid-capitalisation US companies.
Benchmark
  • Russell 2500
Investment style
Growth
Investment method
No data available.
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
Reporting Fund Status, UCITS IV Compliant
Domicile
No data available.
Fund for sale in
United Kingdom, Ireland, Offshore
Barclays GlobalAccess US Small & Mid Equity A Acc EUR
Initial charge-
Annual charge1.5%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.75%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price1.138
CurrencyEUR
Price updated09/05/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeJE2Q
Barclays GlobalAccess US Small & Mid Equity A Acc GBP
Initial charge4%
Annual charge1.5%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.75%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price1.033
CurrencyGBP
Price updated30/11/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi code0OKT
Barclays GlobalAccess US Small & Mid Equity A Acc USD
Initial charge-
Annual charge1.5%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.73%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price1.632
CurrencyUSD
Price updated30/11/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeGVMQ
Barclays GlobalAccess US Small & Mid Equity B Acc GBP
Initial charge3%
Annual charge1.25%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.5%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price1.038
CurrencyGBP
Price updated30/11/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi code0M31
Barclays GlobalAccess US Small & Mid Equity B Acc USD
Initial charge-
Annual charge1.25%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.48%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price1.655
CurrencyUSD
Price updated30/11/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeJJ5I
Barclays GlobalAccess US Small & Mid Equity B Dis USD
Initial charge-
Annual charge1.25%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.48%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price1.653
CurrencyUSD
Price updated30/11/2016
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeJDKS
Barclays GlobalAccess US Small & Mid Equity I Acc GBP
Initial charge-
Annual charge1.05%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.23%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price1.025
CurrencyGBP
Price updated30/11/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeI3XN
Barclays GlobalAccess US Small & Mid Equity I Acc USD
Initial charge-
Annual charge1.05%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.21%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price1.666
CurrencyUSD
Price updated30/11/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeIAHD
Barclays GlobalAccess US Small & Mid Equity I Dis GBP
Initial charge-
Annual charge1.05%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.23%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price1.025
CurrencyGBP
Price updated30/11/2016
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeI3XO
Barclays GlobalAccess US Small & Mid Equity I Dis USD
Initial charge-
Annual charge1.05%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.21%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price1.545
CurrencyUSD
Price updated08/11/2016
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeJGDR
Barclays GlobalAccess US Small & Mid Equity M Acc EUR
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.9%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.08%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price1.122
CurrencyEUR
Price updated30/11/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi code05YZ
Barclays GlobalAccess US Small & Mid Equity M Acc GBP
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.9%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.08%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price1.009
CurrencyGBP
Price updated30/11/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi code05YY
Barclays GlobalAccess US Small & Mid Equity M Acc USD
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.9%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.06%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price1.677
CurrencyUSD
Price updated30/11/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi code05YX
Barclays GlobalAccess US Small & Mid Equity M Dis EUR
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.9%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.08%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price1.112
CurrencyEUR
Price updated30/11/2016
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi code04B5
Barclays GlobalAccess US Small & Mid Equity M Dis GBP
Initial charge-
Annual charge-
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.08%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price1.024
CurrencyGBP
Price updated30/11/2016
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi code010J
Barclays GlobalAccess US Small & Mid Equity M Dis USD
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.9%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.06%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price1.677
CurrencyUSD
Price updated30/11/2016
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi code04B4
Barclays GlobalAccess US Small & Mid Equity Z Acc EUR
Initial charge-
Annual charge2%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)2.25%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price1.21
CurrencyEUR
Price updated30/11/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeGV0L
Barclays GlobalAccess US Small & Mid Equity Z Acc USD
Initial charge-
Annual charge2%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)2.23%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price1.607
CurrencyUSD
Price updated30/11/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeIDBD
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