Fact sheet: L&G (A&L) Capital Growth

Fund information
Fund name
L&G (A&L) Capital Growth
Fund manager company
Legal & General UT Mgr Ltd
Fund type
Unit Trust
Fund managers
  • LGIM Index Fund Management Teamsince 29/09/2013
Fund objective
The objective of this fund is to provide growth by tracking the performance of the FTSE 350 Index, and to generate a level of income into the fund equal to that of the Index.The fund will invest almost entirely in company shares. The fund's investments will closely match those that make up the Index. The Index consists of shares of the 350 largest UK companies.The fund may use derivatives (contracts which have a value linked to the price of another asset) for the following purposes:•To help with efficient day to day management.•To reduce some of the risks of the market.Your units will be accumulation units. Income from investments held by the fund (dividends) will be reinvested into the value of your units.You can buy or sell units in this fund on any working day. You need to contact us with your instruction before 12 noon. This is the time we calculate unit prices for this fund. If you contact us after 12 noon, the units will be bought or sold at the next working day's price.This fund may not be appropriate for investors who plan to withdraw their money within five years.
Benchmark
  • FTSE 350 Index
Investment style
Passive/Tracking
Investment method
Physical - Full, Shares
Quick stats
1 Year return
10.6%
1 Year rank in sector
102/277
Sector
UT UK All Companies
Yield
2.4%
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.
1.43%
Fund size
£148m (£146m 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.
96
Bid price
144.7
Offer price
149.7
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Performance snapshot

Holdings snapshot

Performance vs Sector

Cumulative performance
 1 mth3 mth6 mth1 yr3 yr5 yr
Fund1.5%0.6%9%10.6%13.8%43.4%
Sector2%0.3%7.4%7.6%16.2%60%
Rank within sector171 / 285129 / 28397 / 281102 / 277201 / 263225 / 251
Quartile3rd2nd2nd2nd4th4th
Calendar performance
 YTD - 20162015201420132012
Fund11%-0.4%-0.4%18.5%11%
Sector7.5%3.7%0.6%25.7%14.8%
Rank within sector93 / 278228 / 269195 / 264235 / 257194 / 251
Quartile2nd4th3rd4th4th
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.
-1.08
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.
0.98
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.
0.01
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%.
9.92
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.
3.45
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.
-0.35
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.
0.88
Price movement
52 week high149.2
52 week low115.3
Current bid price144.7
Current offer price149.7
Current mid price-
Region
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Industry sector
No data available.
Asset type
No data available.
Individual holdings
No data available.
Management
Fund manager group
Legal & General UT Mgr
Fund manager company
Legal & General UT Mgr Ltd
Fund type
Unit Trust
Fund objective
The objective of this fund is to provide growth by tracking the performance of the FTSE 350 Index, and to generate a level of income into the fund equal to that of the Index.The fund will invest almost entirely in company shares. The fund's investments will closely match those that make up the Index. The Index consists of shares of the 350 largest UK companies.The fund may use derivatives (contracts which have a value linked to the price of another asset) for the following purposes:•To help with efficient day to day management.•To reduce some of the risks of the market.Your units will be accumulation units. Income from investments held by the fund (dividends) will be reinvested into the value of your units.You can buy or sell units in this fund on any working day. You need to contact us with your instruction before 12 noon. This is the time we calculate unit prices for this fund. If you contact us after 12 noon, the units will be bought or sold at the next working day's price.This fund may not be appropriate for investors who plan to withdraw their money within five years.
Benchmark
  • FTSE 350 Index
Investment style
Passive/Tracking
Investment method
Physical - Full, Shares
Fund managers
NameSinceBiography
LGIM Index Fund Management Team29/09/2013The 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
Compliance
FE Passive Rateable, IA Recognised, UCITS IV Compliant
Domicile
No data available.
Fund for sale in
United Kingdom
L&G (A&L) Capital Growth
Initial charge3%
Annual charge-
Min single investment£500
Min regular saving£500
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.43%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price144.7
Offer price149.7
Mid price-
CurrencyGBX
Price updated07/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeLT02
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