Fact sheet: L&G Growth Pn

Fund information
Fund name
L&G Growth Pn G25
Fund manager company
Legal & General Assurance Soc
Fund type
Pension Fund
Fund managers
  • Gavin Laundersince 01/04/2015
Underlying fund
L&G Growth Trust
Fund objective
To provide the potential for growth by investing in a concentrated portfolio of mainly UK shares.
Benchmark
  • No Specified Index
Investment style
Growth
Investment method
No data available.
Quick stats
1 Year return
28.6%
1 Year rank in sector
53/845
Sector
PN UK All Companies
Yield
-
Fund size
£5m (£3m 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.
93
Bid price
1787.7
Offer price
1787.7
Top in this sector
Fund name1 Year
Stan Life Inst UK Eq Sel Pn37.6%
Fidelity UBS UK Select Pn37.1%
Halifax IM UK Growth Pn36.9%
CM UBS UK Opportunities Pension36.6%
Stan Life SLI UK Eq Rcvry Pn36.6%
...more in PN UK All Companies

Performance snapshot

Holdings snapshot

Performance vs Sector

Cumulative performance
 1 mth3 mth6 mth1 yr3 yr5 yr
Fund4%5%14.8%28.6%49.1%88.5%
Sector3.5%4.5%12.1%21.5%24.8%76.5%
Rank within sector372 / 867312 / 865130 / 86253 / 84517 / 804191 / 760
Quartile2nd2nd1st1st1st2nd
Calendar performance
 YTD - 20172016201520142013
Fund9.5%14.3%14.8%-1.4%25.6%
Sector7.4%10.2%4.4%0.6%24.2%
Rank within sector144 / 861262 / 83728 / 824613 / 799316 / 780
Quartile1st2nd1st4th2nd
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.
6.03
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.
1.01
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.
0.92
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%.
10.54
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.
4.59
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.
1.3
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.
0.81
Price movement
52 week high1787.7
52 week low1317.2
Current bid price1787.7
Current offer price1787.7
Current mid price-
Region
1UK100%
Industry sector
1Consumer Services36.19%
2Industrials32.11%
3Consumer Goods8.05%
4Health Care7.86%
5Basic Materials4.07%
6Financials3.97%
7Technology3.9%
8Oil & Gas3.85%
Asset type
1UK Equities100%
Individual holdings
1WPP PLC4.13%
2MICRO FOCUS INTERNATIONAL4.11%
3COCA-COLA HBC AG4.09%
4WORLDPAY GROUP PLC4.05%
5GLENCORE PLC4.03%
6CRH4.01%
7BAE SYSTEMS4%
8DIXONS CARPHONE PLC4%
9DCC3.98%
Management
Fund manager group
Legal & General
Fund manager company
Legal & General Assurance Soc
Fund type
Pension Fund
Fund objective
To provide the potential for growth by investing in a concentrated portfolio of mainly UK shares.
Benchmark
  • No Specified Index
Investment style
Growth
Investment method
No data available.
Fund managers
NameSinceBiography
Gavin Launder01/04/2015Gavin joined LGIM in 2007 and is a fund manager within the High Alpha team for Europe ex-UK portfolios. He joined LGIM from BlueBay Asset Management where he was a global equities analyst. Gavin spent the majority of his buy-side career as a Portfolio Manager with UBS O’Connor. Prior to this, he was a top-rated, sell-side analyst covering the Autos, Capital Goods and Conglomerates sectors at investment banks including SG Warburg (now part of UBS) and Goldman Sachs. Gavin holds a degree in Philosophy and Economics from University College, London.
Compliance
No data available.
Domicile
No data available.
Fund for sale in
United Kingdom
L&G Growth Pn 3
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.7%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)0.75%
Bid price1816
Offer price1816
Mid price-
CurrencyGBX
Price updated19/05/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeNCV4
L&G Growth Pn G25
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.95%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)1%
Bid price1787.7
Offer price1787.7
Mid price-
CurrencyGBX
Price updated19/05/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeAMF6
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