Fact sheet: BlackRock LGIM GEq 60:40 Ix Pn

Fund information
Fund name
BlackRock LGIM Global Equity 60:40 Index Pn K
Fund manager company
BlackRock Pensions Ltd
Fund type
Pension Fund
Fund managers
  • LGIM Index Fund Management Teamsince 01/04/2015
  • Ian Lymathsince 01/04/2005
Underlying fund
L&G GblEq 60:40 IdxPn
Fund objective
To capture the returns of the UK and overseas stock markets by investing 60% in our UK Equity Index Fund and 40% in our overseas equity index funds. The overseas shares are split 14% North America, 14% Europe (excluding UK), 6% Japan and 6% Asia Pacific (excluding Japan).
Benchmark
No data available.
Investment style
No data available.
Investment method
No data available.
Quick stats
1 Year return
28.7%
1 Year rank in sector
684/985
Sector
PN Global Equities
Yield
-
Fund size
£2m
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.
97
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Performance snapshot

Holdings snapshot

  • UK64%
    North America16.3%
    Europe ex UK7.1%
    Others2.9%
    Japan2.6%
  • Financials24.3%
    Consumer Goods14.8%
    Industrials11.4%
    Consumer Services11.1%
    Oil & Gas10%
  • UK Equities64%
    North American Equities16.3%
    Europe ex UK Equities7.1%
    International Equities4.9%
    Japanese Equities2.6%

Performance vs Sector

Cumulative performance
 1 mth3 mth6 mth1 yr3 yr5 yr
Fund5.1%4.5%12.5%28.7%34.2%86.5%
Sector3.2%2%9.3%29.7%43.9%94.2%
Rank within sector35 / 103763 / 103280 / 1015684 / 985707 / 851584 / 769
Quartile1st1st1st3rd4th4th
Calendar performance
 YTD - 20172016201520142013
Fund7.9%19.7%1.6%2.9%21%
Sector5.8%22.4%3.7%7.8%21.4%
Rank within sector151 / 1017685 / 939733 / 897723 / 828533 / 800
Quartile1st3rd4th4th3rd
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.
-1.14
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.
0.84
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.
0.63
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%.
9.22
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.
4.22
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.
-0.72
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.
0.82
Price movement
52 week high145.15
52 week low110.84
Current bid price-
Current offer price-
Current mid price145.54
Region
1UK63.98%
2North America16.28%
3Europe ex UK7.07%
4Others2.91%
5Japan2.62%
6Emerging Asia2.38%
7Not Specified2.01%
8Asia0.81%
9Australasia0.58%
Industry sector
1Financials24.3%
2Consumer Goods14.75%
3Industrials11.42%
4Consumer Services11.07%
5Oil & Gas10.04%
6Health Care9.76%
7Basic Materials6.22%
8Technology4.74%
9Telecommunications3.63%
Asset type
1UK Equities63.98%
2North American Equities16.28%
3Europe ex UK Equities7.07%
4International Equities4.92%
5Japanese Equities2.62%
6Asia Pacific Emerging Equities2.38%
7Asia Pacific Equities1.39%
8American Emerging Equities0.46%
9European Emerging Equities0.35%
Individual holdings
1HSBC HLDGS3.9%
2BRITISH AMERICAN TOBACCO3%
3BP2.67%
4ROYAL DUTCH SHELL2.52%
5GLAXOSMITHKLINE2.48%
6ROYAL DUTCH SHELL2.3%
7ASTRAZENECA PLC1.88%
8DIAGEO1.74%
9VODAFONE GROUP1.68%
Management
Fund manager group
BlackRock
Fund manager company
BlackRock Pensions Ltd
Fund type
Pension Fund
Fund objective
To capture the returns of the UK and overseas stock markets by investing 60% in our UK Equity Index Fund and 40% in our overseas equity index funds. The overseas shares are split 14% North America, 14% Europe (excluding UK), 6% Japan and 6% Asia Pacific (excluding Japan).
Benchmark
No data available.
Investment style
No data available.
Investment method
No data available.
Fund managers
NameSinceBiography
LGIM Index Fund Management Team01/04/2015The Index Fund management team comprises 29 investment professionals with average industry experience of 14 years. Together they are responsible for a wide range of index funds – covering equities, fixed income and alternative asset classes. The team has £277 billion index assets under management. All data as at 31 December 2015
Ian Lymath01/04/2005Ian has a Masters degree in Mathematical Statistics and Operational Research from Birmingham University. He joined Legal & General (Legal & General) in 1972 gaining substantial knowledge of Pensions during his seven years in the Legal & General Pensions Actuarial Department. He transferred to LGIM in 1979, where he led the performance measurement team. Ian rejoined LGIM from a Private Swiss Bank in 1992 and entered into the Index Team. He manages the World Equity Index Fund and assists with implementing client asset allocation strategies. In addition, Ian is responsible for the integrity of all electronically held data, which includes specifying system enhancements relating to decision support, performance measurement and benchmark maintenance. Ian is an Associate of the Institute of Actuaries.
Compliance
No data available.
Domicile
No data available.
Fund for sale in
United Kingdom
BlackRock LGIM Global Equity 60:40 Index Pn D
Initial charge-
Annual charge-
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price155.5786
CurrencyGBX
Price updated22/05/2017
Type-
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeC0S3
BlackRock LGIM Global Equity 60:40 Index Pn K
Initial charge-
Annual charge-
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price145.5405
CurrencyGBX
Price updated22/05/2017
Type-
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeZO64
BlackRock LGIM Global Equity 60:40 Index Pn L
Initial charge-
Annual charge-
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price148.7643
CurrencyGBX
Price updated22/05/2017
Type-
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeZO65
BlackRock LGIM Global Equity 60:40 Index Pn M
Initial charge-
Annual charge-
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price150.4766
CurrencyGBX
Price updated22/05/2017
Type-
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeZO66
BlackRock LGIM Global Equity 60:40 Index Pn P
Initial charge-
Annual charge-
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price111.7436
CurrencyGBX
Price updated22/05/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeDFA6
BlackRock LGIM Global Equity 60:40 Index Pn W
Initial charge-
Annual charge-
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price126.363
CurrencyGBX
Price updated22/05/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeJALT
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