Fact sheet: Stan Life Wealth Bal Bridge

Fund information
Fund name
Stan Life Wealth Balanced Bridge
Fund manager company
Standard Life Wealth
Fund type
Unit Trust
Fund managers
  • Julie-Ann Ashcroftsince 23/12/1998
  • Johnathan Bellsince 30/09/2001
Fund objective
To provide a combination of income and growth through a portfolio of UK and international securities. The Fund may also invest in warrants, deposits, approved money market instruments, collective investment schemes, derivative instruments and forward transactions.
Benchmark
No data available.
Investment style
Aggressive
Investment method
None
Quick stats
1 Year return
17.2%
1 Year rank in sector
166/272
Sector
UT Mixed Investment 40%-85% Shares
Yield
3.1%
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.
1.02%
Fund size
£533m (£464m 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.
62
Top in this sector
Fund name1 Year
CF Greenmount31%
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FP MA DRP VIII29.4%
HSBC Wld Seltn Advntr Pfl28.8%
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...more in UT Mixed Investment 40%-85% Shares

Performance snapshot

Holdings snapshot

  • No data available.
  • No data available.
  • UK Equities30.9%
    North American Equities21.2%
    UK Fixed Interest20.4%
    Europe ex UK Equities13.1%
    Money Market8.6%

Performance vs Sector

Cumulative performance
 1 mth3 mth6 mth1 yr3 yr5 yr
Fund0.9%4.4%4.3%17.2%28%44.1%
Sector1%4.6%6.8%17.9%26.3%47.1%
Rank within sector147 / 289150 / 286247 / 281166 / 272127 / 246156 / 209
Quartile3rd3rd4th3rd3rd3rd
Calendar performance
 YTD - 20172016201520142013
Fund3.7%12.2%4.9%5.4%9.7%
Sector3.9%13.3%2.2%5%13.5%
Rank within sector156 / 286172 / 26836 / 252123 / 242196 / 224
Quartile3rd3rd1st3rd4th
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.
1.47
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.
0.91
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.
0.7
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%.
6.75
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.
2.36
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.
0.36
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.
0.89
Price movement
52 week high163.2
52 week low139.6
Current bid price-
Current offer price-
Current mid price161.2
Region
No data available.
Industry sector
No data available.
Asset type
1UK Equities30.9%
2North American Equities21.2%
3UK Fixed Interest20.4%
4Europe ex UK Equities13.1%
5Money Market8.6%
6Asia Pacific Equities2.3%
7Japanese Equities2%
8Global Fixed Interest1.5%
Individual holdings
1TREASURY 3.25% GILT 22/01/44 GBP0.012.7%
2UK(GOVT OF) 4.25% STK 02.3%
3TREASURY 4.25% GILT 7/12/20272.2%
4RIO TINTO2%
5ROCHE HLDG AG1.8%
6ROYAL DUTCH SHELL1.7%
7WELLS FARGO & CO1.7%
8TREASURY 0.125% GILT 22/03/44 GBP0.011.6%
9VODAFONE GROUP1.6%
Management
Fund manager group
No data available.
Fund manager company
Standard Life Wealth
Fund type
Unit Trust
Fund objective
To provide a combination of income and growth through a portfolio of UK and international securities. The Fund may also invest in warrants, deposits, approved money market instruments, collective investment schemes, derivative instruments and forward transactions.
Benchmark
No data available.
Investment style
Aggressive
Investment method
None
Fund managers
NameSinceBiography
Julie-Ann Ashcroft23/12/1998Julie-Ann joined Newton at the beginning of 2007. She manages private client portfolios and is lead manager of the Balanced Bridge Fund in addition to alternate manager of the Bridge Fund and a number of specialist pooled vehicles. Prior to joining Newton, Julie-Ann worked as a Performance Analyst at Mellon Global Investments. Julie-Ann studied Pharmacology at Sheffield University, followed by 4 years PhD research at Imperial College, London. She is a member of the UK Society of Investment Professionals and she has completed the CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst) Program.
Johnathan Bell30/09/2001He joined Newton Investment Management in 1995. He is a Director of Investment management (Global Funds). He is a associate Member of the United Kingdom Society of Investment Professionals (UKSIP), MA. He is responsible for handling Global Funds. He is a chairman of the Multi-Asset Model Group & the Research Prioritisation Group. He is al so the member of Global Investment Group & Portfolio Analysis Group.
Compliance
IA Recognised, UCITS IV Compliant
Domicile
No data available.
Fund for sale in
United Kingdom, Gulf Cooperation Council
Stan Life Wealth Balanced Bridge
Initial charge6%
Annual charge1%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.02%
Total expense ratio (TER)0.83%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price161.2
CurrencyGBX
Price updated22/03/2017
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeBS77
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