Fact sheet: DB Platinum Com USD

Fund information
Fund name
DB Platinum Commodity USD R1C USD
Fund manager company
Deutsche Asset Management SA
Fund type
Offshore Fund
Fund managers
  • State Street Global Advisorssince 20/08/2007
Fund objective
The DB Platinum Commodity USD (the „Fund“) is an open-ended fund which aims to provide investors with access to commodity returns via the Deutsche Bank Commodity USD Index (the „Index“). The Index offers diversified exposure to commodities and comprises of twelve of the most liquid commodities: Crude Oil, Natural Gas, Aluminium, Copper, Zinc, Nickel, Lead, Gold, Silver, Wheat, Soybean and Corn. The Index rebalances monthly and bases its allocation on a mean reversion algorithm. Commodities which are cheap compared to their long term mean will be over-weighted and commodities which are expensive compared to their long term mean will be under-weighted. The weights are capped at 18% with the exception of one commodity which will be capped at 32%. The Index employs the Deutsche Bank proprietary Optimum Yield technology at a single commodity level (with the exception of natural gas) with the view of optimizing roll returns. Interest payments of the Fund are within the scope of the EU Savings Directive.
Benchmark
  • Deutsche Bank Commodity USD INDEX
Investment style
Passive/Tracking
Investment method
Synthetic, Futures
Quick stats
1 Year return
-7.7%
1 Year rank in sector
98/100
Sector
FO Commodity & Energy
Yield
-
Fund size
£35m (£52m 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.
101
Top in this sector
Fund name1 Year
EGI Earth Gold120.2%
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Investec Global Gold89.4%
LO Wld Gld Expts88.2%
Franklin Gold&Prec Met87.1%
...more in FO Commodity & Energy

Performance snapshot

Holdings snapshot

  • International100%
  • Oil & Gas38.2%
    Soft Commodities22.5%
    Other Metals17.4%
    Gold10.6%
    Precious Metals & Stones6.5%
  • Others100%

Performance vs Sector

Cumulative performance
 1 mth3 mth6 mth1 yr3 yr5 yr
Fund0.4%-0.6%8.7%-7.7%-35.8%-47.1%
Sector-0.4%3.5%14.5%16.8%-13.2%-18.1%
Rank within sector27 / 10177 / 10254 / 10398 / 10079 / 9066 / 75
Quartile2nd4th3rd4th4th4th
Calendar performance
 YTD - 20162015201420132012
Fund6.4%-28.2%-14.9%-5.7%-5.4%
Sector20.6%-19.8%-9%-6.6%-3.4%
Rank within sector67 / 10085 / 10164 / 9146 / 8653 / 77
Quartile3rd4th3rd3rd3rd
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.
-11.68
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.
0.73
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.
-0.03
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%.
14.47
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.
10.85
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.
-1
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.
0.51
Price movement
52 week high102.61
52 week low78.81
Current bid price-
Current offer price-
Current mid price91.55
Region
1International100%
Industry sector
1Oil & Gas38.22%
2Soft Commodities22.45%
3Other Metals17.38%
4Gold10.61%
5Precious Metals & Stones6.49%
6Metal Products2.72%
7Industrial Commodities2.13%
Asset type
1Others100%
Individual holdings
No data available.
Management
Fund manager group
DWS Investment
Fund manager company
Deutsche Asset Management SA
Fund type
Offshore Fund
Fund objective
The DB Platinum Commodity USD (the „Fund“) is an open-ended fund which aims to provide investors with access to commodity returns via the Deutsche Bank Commodity USD Index (the „Index“). The Index offers diversified exposure to commodities and comprises of twelve of the most liquid commodities: Crude Oil, Natural Gas, Aluminium, Copper, Zinc, Nickel, Lead, Gold, Silver, Wheat, Soybean and Corn. The Index rebalances monthly and bases its allocation on a mean reversion algorithm. Commodities which are cheap compared to their long term mean will be over-weighted and commodities which are expensive compared to their long term mean will be under-weighted. The weights are capped at 18% with the exception of one commodity which will be capped at 32%. The Index employs the Deutsche Bank proprietary Optimum Yield technology at a single commodity level (with the exception of natural gas) with the view of optimizing roll returns. Interest payments of the Fund are within the scope of the EU Savings Directive.
Benchmark
  • Deutsche Bank Commodity USD INDEX
Investment style
Passive/Tracking
Investment method
Synthetic, Futures
Fund managers
NameSinceBiography
State Street Global Advisors20/08/2007State Street Global Advisors (SSgA), one of the industry's largest institutional asset managers, is the investment management arm of State Street Bank and Trust Company, a wholly owned subsidiary of State Street Corporation, a leading provider of financial services to institutional investors.They employ a diverse group of investment professionals within our 26 worldwide locations and 10 investment centers. As an organization, they are committed to corporate social responsibility. Active engagement with our communities around the world, both as a partner and a leader, is a fundamental value at State Street.
Compliance
Transparent for Austrian Tax, Transparent for German Tax, Reporting Fund Status, UCITS IV Compliant, UCITS V Compliant, MAS Unrestricted Scheme
Domicile
No data available.
Fund for sale in
Switzerland, Chile, Germany, Spain, Finland, United Kingdom, Hong Kong, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Offshore, Peru, Portugal, Singapore
DB Platinum Commodity USD I1C EUR
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.75%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)0.86%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price8612.07
CurrencyEUR
Price updated22/09/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi code11GQ
DB Platinum Commodity USD I1C HKD
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.75%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)0.86%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price75085.94
CurrencyHKD
Price updated22/09/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi code11GR
DB Platinum Commodity USD I1C JPY
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.75%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)0.86%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price975779
CurrencyJPY
Price updated22/09/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi code11GS
DB Platinum Commodity USD I1C SGD
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.75%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)0.86%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price13107.35
CurrencySGD
Price updated22/09/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi code11GT
DB Platinum Commodity USD I1C USD
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.75%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)0.86%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price9680.83
CurrencyUSD
Price updated22/09/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeBSQ4
DB Platinum Commodity USD I2C GBP
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.75%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)0.86%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price45.63
CurrencyGBP
Price updated22/09/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi code11CM
DB Platinum Commodity USD I2C USD
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.75%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)0.86%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price59.76
CurrencyUSD
Price updated22/09/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeF6CJ
DB Platinum Commodity USD I3C CHF
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.75%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)0.86%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price48.78
CurrencyCHF
Price updated22/09/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi code11CO
DB Platinum Commodity USD I3C USD
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.75%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)0.86%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price50.44
CurrencyUSD
Price updated22/09/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeF6CK
DB Platinum Commodity USD I4C EUR
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.75%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)0.86%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price4.53
CurrencyEUR
Price updated22/09/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi code11CP
DB Platinum Commodity USD I4C HKD
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.75%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)0.86%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price39.48
CurrencyHKD
Price updated22/09/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi code11CQ
DB Platinum Commodity USD I4C JPY
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.75%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)0.86%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price513
CurrencyJPY
Price updated22/09/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi code11CR
DB Platinum Commodity USD I4C SGD
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.75%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)0.86%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price6.89
CurrencySGD
Price updated22/09/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi code11CS
DB Platinum Commodity USD I4C USD
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.75%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)0.86%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price5.09
CurrencyUSD
Price updated22/09/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeF6CL
DB Platinum Commodity USD R1C B EUR
Initial charge5%
Annual charge1.2%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)1.35%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price3.36
CurrencyEUR
Price updated22/09/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi code11GU
DB Platinum Commodity USD R1C B HKD
Initial charge5%
Annual charge1.2%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)1.35%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price29.32
CurrencyHKD
Price updated22/09/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi code11GV
DB Platinum Commodity USD R1C B JPY
Initial charge5%
Annual charge1.2%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)1.35%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price381
CurrencyJPY
Price updated22/09/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi code11GW
DB Platinum Commodity USD R1C B SGD
Initial charge5%
Annual charge1.2%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)1.35%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price5.12
CurrencySGD
Price updated22/09/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi code11GX
DB Platinum Commodity USD R1C B USD
Initial charge5%
Annual charge1.2%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)1.35%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price3.78
CurrencyUSD
Price updated22/09/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeB9F0
DB Platinum Commodity USD R1C C SGD
Initial charge5%
Annual charge1.2%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)1.35%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price3.25
CurrencySGD
Price updated22/09/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeC5B9
DB Platinum Commodity USD R1C C USD
Initial charge5%
Annual charge1.2%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)1.35%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price2.4
CurrencyUSD
Price updated22/09/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeF6CM
DB Platinum Commodity USD R1C S CHF
Initial charge5%
Annual charge1.2%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)1.35%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price43.04
CurrencyCHF
Price updated22/09/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi code11CN
DB Platinum Commodity USD R1C S USD
Initial charge5%
Annual charge1.2%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)1.35%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price44.51
CurrencyUSD
Price updated22/09/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeF6CO
DB Platinum Commodity USD R1C USD
Initial charge5%
Annual charge1.2%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)1.35%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price91.55
CurrencyUSD
Price updated22/09/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeC2Q0
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