Fact sheet: Brown Advisory Gbl Ldrs

Fund information
Fund name
Brown Advisory Global Leaders C
Fund manager company
Brown Advisory LLC
Fund type
OEIC
Fund managers
  • Bertie Thompsonsince 31/03/2016
  • Michael Dillonsince 01/05/2015
Fund objective
The Fund seeks the best 30-40 companies globally in any sector or country to deliver attractive longterm investment returns.
Benchmark
  • No Specified Index
Investment style
Growth
Investment method
Shares
Quick stats
1 Year return
10.5%
1 Year rank in sector
388/478
Sector
FO Equity - International
Yield
-
Fund size
£9m (£8m 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.
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Performance snapshot

Holdings snapshot

  • North America50.2%
    International23%
    Europe22.5%
    Money Market4.3%
  • Information Technology29.8%
    Financials16%
    Consumer Discretionary12.5%
    Consumer Staples12.1%
    Industrials12%
  • North American Equities50.2%
    International Equities23%
    European Equities22.5%
    Money Market4.3%

Performance vs Sector

Cumulative performance
 1 mth3 mth6 mth1 yr3 yr5 yr
Fund1.1%8.3%5.2%10.5%--
Sector0.4%4.8%7%15.7%21.6%50.9%
Rank within sector157 / 51141 / 508345 / 497388 / 478--
Quartile2nd1st3rd4th
Calendar performance
 YTD - 20172016201520142013
Fund9.1%-1.8%---
Sector5%7.9%0.7%6%21.3%
Rank within sector22 / 507435 / 469---
Quartile1st4th
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.
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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.
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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.
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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%.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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Price movement
52 week high10.86
52 week low9.29
Current bid price-
Current offer price-
Current mid price10.78
Region
1North America50.2%
2International23%
3Europe22.5%
4Money Market4.3%
Industry sector
1Information Technology29.8%
2Financials16%
3Consumer Discretionary12.5%
4Consumer Staples12.1%
5Industrials12%
6Health Care7.2%
7Materials6.1%
8Money Market4.3%
Asset type
1North American Equities50.2%
2International Equities23%
3European Equities22.5%
4Money Market4.3%
Individual holdings
1ALPHABET INC. CLASS C4.4%
2MICROSOFT CORP4%
3VISA INC4%
4ESTEE LAUDER COMPANIES INC3.9%
5JPMORGAN CHASE & CO3.9%
6UNILEVER3.8%
7MASTERCARD INC3.4%
8TAIWAN SEMICONDUCTOR MANUFACTURING3.4%
9AIA GROUP LTD3.3%
Management
Fund manager group
Brown Advisory
Fund manager company
Brown Advisory LLC
Fund type
OEIC
Fund objective
The Fund seeks the best 30-40 companies globally in any sector or country to deliver attractive longterm investment returns.
Benchmark
  • No Specified Index
Investment style
Growth
Investment method
Shares
Fund managers
NameSinceBiography
Bertie Thompson31/03/2016Bertie Thomson, CFA, is the co-portfolio manager of the Global Leaders strategy. Prior to joining Brown Advisory in October 2015, Bertie spent 13 years at Aberdeen Asset Management where he was most recently a Senior Investment Manager in the Pan European equity team responsible for £6bn of client assets.
Michael Dillon01/05/2015Mick Dillon, CFA, is the Global Leaders portfolio manager based in the firm’s London office. He joined Brown Advisory in 2014 from HSBC Global Asset Management in Hong Kong where he was the co-head of Asian equities. While at HSBC, he was responsible for managing a range of strategies: quality/dividend, large-cap and small-cap focused pan-Asian equity, as well as a number of country-specific strategies. Previously, he managed a global equity long/short fund for HSBC in London and was a global technology equity analyst at Arete Research early in his career. Mick volunteers to support the Chinese International School Foundation in Hong Kong. He graduated from the University of Melbourne, where he was awarded a Bachelor of Engineer (First Class Honours), a Bachelor of Commerce and a Bachelor of Science between 1993 and 1995.
Compliance
IA Recognised, UCITS IV Compliant
Domicile
No data available.
Fund for sale in
Germany, Spain, United Kingdom, Ireland, Italy, Offshore
Brown Advisory Global Leaders C
Initial charge-
Annual charge-
Min single investment£10,000,000
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price10.78
CurrencyUSD
Price updated23/03/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeMCZE
Brown Advisory Global Leaders C Hedged Acc GBP
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 price11.61
CurrencyGBP
Price updated23/03/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeMYTK
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