Fact sheet: Investec Global Franchise

Fund information
Fund name
Investec Global Franchise I Acc
Fund manager company
Investec Fund Managers (UK)
Fund type
OEIC
Fund manager
  • Clyde Rossouwsince 01/10/2012
Fund objective
The Fund aims to achieve long-term capital growth primarily through investment in shares of companies around the world. The Fund will be unrestricted in its choice of companies either by size or industry, or in terms of the geographical location. The Fund will focus investment on shares deemed to be of high quality which are typically those associated with global brands or franchises.
Benchmark
  • MSCI AC World
Investment style
None
Investment method
Shares
Quick stats
1 Year return
25.1%
1 Year rank in sector
136/243
Sector
UT Global
Yield
1%
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.
0.84%
Fund size
£66m (£55m 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.
94
Mid price
194.54
Top in this sector
Fund name1 Year
Natixis HarsAsGblConcntdEq44.1%
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Orbis Gbl Eq37.1%
NFU Mutual Global Growth36.9%
...more in UT Global

Performance snapshot

Holdings snapshot

  • North America57.9%
    Europe ex UK16%
    UK15.9%
    Japan3.4%
    Middle East3%
  • Consumer Staples36.4%
    Information Technology26.7%
    Health Care16.9%
    Financials9.4%
    Consumer Discretionary6.7%
  • North American Equities57.9%
    Europe ex UK Equities16%
    UK Equities15.9%
    Japanese Equities3.4%
    Middle East & African Equities3%

Fund also available on these pension platforms:

Performance vs Sector

Cumulative performance
 1 mth3 mth6 mth1 yr3 yr5 yr
Fund-0.8%5.8%5.4%25.1%66.9%-
Sector0.3%3%5.9%24.2%40.1%73.4%
Rank within sector220 / 25420 / 252154 / 250136 / 2436 / 223-
Quartile4th1st3rd3rd1st
Calendar performance
 YTD - 20172016201520142013
Fund7.6%21.1%15.7%11.9%15.2%
Sector4.5%21%3.4%6.7%19.7%
Rank within sector27 / 252137 / 2401 / 22933 / 217170 / 205
Quartile1st3rd1st1st4th
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.
7.61
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.
0.88
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.
1.51
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%.
10.51
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.
5.94
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.
0.99
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.
0.7
Price movement
52 week high202.13
52 week low152.69
Current bid price-
Current offer price-
Current mid price194.54
Region
1North America57.9%
2Europe ex UK16%
3UK15.9%
4Japan3.4%
5Middle East3%
6Global Emerging Markets2.1%
7Money Market1.7%
Industry sector
1Consumer Staples36.4%
2Information Technology26.7%
3Health Care16.9%
4Financials9.4%
5Consumer Discretionary6.7%
6Industrials2.2%
7Money Market1.7%
Asset type
1North American Equities57.9%
2Europe ex UK Equities16%
3UK Equities15.9%
4Japanese Equities3.4%
5Middle East & African Equities3%
6Global Emerging Market Equities2.1%
7Money Market1.7%
Individual holdings
1JOHNSON & JOHNSON6.2%
2MICROSOFT CORP5.2%
3VISA INC5.2%
4NESTLE SA5.1%
5IMPERIAL BRANDS PLC4.9%
6MOODYS CORP4.5%
7PHILIP MORRIS INTERNATIONAL INC4.5%
8ROCHE HLDG AG4.4%
9RECKITT BENCKISER GROUP PLC4.2%
Management
Fund manager group
Investec
Fund manager company
Investec Fund Managers (UK)
Fund type
OEIC
Fund objective
The Fund aims to achieve long-term capital growth primarily through investment in shares of companies around the world. The Fund will be unrestricted in its choice of companies either by size or industry, or in terms of the geographical location. The Fund will focus investment on shares deemed to be of high quality which are typically those associated with global brands or franchises.
Benchmark
  • MSCI AC World
Investment style
None
Investment method
Shares
Fund manager
NameSinceBiography
Clyde Rossouw01/10/2012Clyde is Co-Head of Quality at Investec Asset Management. He is portfolio manager with a focus on multi-asset absolute return and low volatility real return equity investing. His portfolio manager duties include our flagship Opportunity strategy that he has run since 2003 and our equity oriented Global Franchise and Global Quality Equity Income strategies. Clyde joined the firm in 1999, initially as an asset allocation and sector allocation strategist. Prior to Investec Asset Management, Clyde was awarded a study bursary by Sanlam where he worked for eight years, including five years in asset management. His experience in investments there included fixed income analysis and portfolio management. Clyde graduated from the University of Cape Town with a Bachelor of Science degree in Statistics and Actuarial Science. He was awarded the Certificates in Actuarial Techniques in 1995, and Finance and Investments in 1997 by the Institute of Actuaries in London. Clyde is a CFA Charterholder.
Compliance
IA Recognised, UCITS IV Compliant
Domicile
No data available.
Fund for sale in
United Kingdom
Investec Global Franchise A Acc
Initial charge-
Annual charge1.5%
Min single investment£1,000
Min regular saving£100
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.59%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price187.84
CurrencyGBX
Price updated27/04/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeGRPN
Investec Global Franchise I Acc
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.75%
Min single investment£1,000,000
Min regular saving£250,000
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)0.84%
Total expense ratio (TER)0.98%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price194.54
CurrencyGBX
Price updated27/04/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeGRPO
Investec Global Franchise R Acc GBP
Initial charge-
Annual charge1%
Min single investment£100,000
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.09%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price190.53
CurrencyGBX
Price updated27/04/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeI3ZC
Investec Global Franchise S Acc
Initial charge-
Annual charge-
Min single investment£100,000,000
Min regular saving£1,000,000
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)0.09%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price201.08
CurrencyGBX
Price updated27/04/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeGRPP
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