Fact sheet: UBS (L)KSSIC-GA(USD)

Fund information
Fund name
UBS (Lux) Key Selection SICAV - Global Allocation (USD) P Acc USD
Fund manager company
UBS AG
Fund type
Offshore Fund
Fund managers
  • Gian A. Plebanisince 29/09/2016
  • Andreas Koestersince 04/06/2010
Fund objective
Global universe of equity and bond categories with flexible weightings. The bond component may vary between 10 and 100% (longterm average 40%) and the equity component between 0 and 90% (longterm average 60%). Very active fund management. Foreign currencies are actively managed.
Benchmark
  • UBS Customized Benchmark
Investment style
Flexible
Investment method
Mixed
Quick stats
1 Year return
5.3%
1 Year rank in sector
104/148
Sector
FO Mixed Asset - Flexible
Yield
-
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.
2.1%
Fund size
£760m (£1,402m 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.
90
Top in this sector
Fund name1 Year
HSBC Pfl World Seltn 437.5%
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Smith & Williamson Mid-OceanWdInv34.3%
Northstar Mgd Stg28.8%
Baring Dynamic Emg Mkts27.2%
...more in FO Mixed Asset - Flexible

Performance snapshot

Holdings snapshot

  • USA43.2%
    Others16.3%
    Japan10.9%
    UK6.6%
    Germany6.5%
  • Mutual Funds74.7%
    Government Bonds16.2%
    Others3.9%
    Local Government Bonds2.9%
    Banks1.2%
  • US Equities27.2%
    Others17.6%
    Europe ex UK Equities14.6%
    Global High Yield Fixed Interest11%
    Global Emerging Market Equities10.2%

Performance vs Sector

Cumulative performance
 1 mth3 mth6 mth1 yr3 yr5 yr
Fund1.7%1.6%1.8%5.3%-1.6%21.1%
Sector1.2%1.4%1.9%7.8%8.9%22.7%
Rank within sector50 / 16375 / 16688 / 162104 / 14896 / 10651 / 74
Quartile2nd2nd3rd3rd4th3rd
Calendar performance
 YTD - 20172016201520142013
Fund1.3%-2.4%-4.1%3.9%11.4%
Sector1%3.4%-0.1%5%6.8%
Rank within sector57 / 162133 / 148107 / 12369 / 10630 / 91
Quartile2nd4th4th3rd2nd
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.
-4.63
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.
1.45
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
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%.
7.94
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.
3.97
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.
-0.9
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.
0.83
Price movement
52 week high13.89
52 week low12.74
Current bid price-
Current offer price-
Current mid price13.76
Region
1USA43.2%
2Others16.3%
3Japan10.9%
4UK6.6%
5Germany6.5%
6France5.5%
7Netherlands3.3%
8China3.1%
9Canada2.9%
Industry sector
1Mutual Funds74.7%
2Government Bonds16.16%
3Others3.88%
4Local Government Bonds2.91%
5Banks1.2%
6Electronics0.44%
7Internet0.29%
8Oil & Gas0.23%
9Telecommunications0.19%
Asset type
1US Equities27.2%
2Others17.6%
3Europe ex UK Equities14.6%
4Global High Yield Fixed Interest11%
5Global Emerging Market Equities10.2%
6Japanese Equities7.6%
7Global Investment Grade Fixed Interest5%
8UK Equities3.3%
9International Equities2.1%
Individual holdings
1NOVARTIS AG1.28%
2MICROSOFT CORP1.09%
3WESTPAC BANKING CORP0.96%
4UNILEVER NV0.91%
5FACEBOOK INC0.86%
6ALPHABET INC0.84%
7BHP Billiton Ltd DR0.84%
8AMAZON.COM INC0.83%
9ANZ BANKING GROUP LTD0.83%
Management
Fund manager group
UBS
Fund manager company
UBS AG
Fund type
Offshore Fund
Fund objective
Global universe of equity and bond categories with flexible weightings. The bond component may vary between 10 and 100% (longterm average 40%) and the equity component between 0 and 90% (longterm average 60%). Very active fund management. Foreign currencies are actively managed.
Benchmark
  • UBS Customized Benchmark
Investment style
Flexible
Investment method
Mixed
Fund managers
NameSinceBiography
Gian A. Plebani29/09/2016
Andreas Koester04/06/2010Andreas Koester is Head of Asset Allocation & Currency in the Global Investment Solutions team. He has overall responsibility for setting strategy across the entire range of GIS asset allocation and currency capabilities, including both traditional benchmark relative and absolute return oriented mandates. Andreas also directs and conducts research and analysis in support of asset allocation strategy setting. Andreas joined UBS Global Asset Management in 2009 having previously worked at Schroder Investment Management where he was Head of US & European Multi-Asset Solutions and was also a member of their global asset allocation and alternative investment committees. Prior to joining Schroder in 2005, he worked for AXA Investment Managers and Commerzbank Asset Management in various portfolio management and asset allocation roles. He began his career in the investment banking division of Société Generale. Andreas is a DVFA (Society of Investment Professionals in Germany) Charterholder and also holds the Certified EFFAS Financial Analyst (CEFA) and Investment Management Certificate (IMC) qualifications.
Compliance
Transparent for Austrian Tax, Transparent for Swiss Tax, Transparent for German Tax, Reporting Fund Status, UCITS IV Compliant
Domicile
No data available.
Fund for sale in
Austria, Belgium, Switzerland, Germany, Denmark, Spain, Finland, France, United Kingdom, Greece, Italy, Japan, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Offshore, Portugal, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Sweden, Taiwan - Province Of China
UBS (Lux) Key Selection SICAV - Global Allocation (USD) I-A2 Acc
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.56%
Min single investment£10,000,000
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)0.75%
Total expense ratio (TER)0.73%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price118.9
CurrencyUSD
Price updated29/10/2015
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeA0LY
UBS (Lux) Key Selection SICAV - Global Allocation (USD) I-X Acc
Initial charge-
Annual charge-
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)0.02%
Total expense ratio (TER)0.03%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price143.89
CurrencyUSD
Price updated13/01/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeIHC7
UBS (Lux) Key Selection SICAV - Global Allocation (USD) K-1 Acc
Initial charge2%
Annual charge0.88%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.16%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.14%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price7652566.83
CurrencyUSD
Price updated13/01/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeFHH4
UBS (Lux) Key Selection SICAV - Global Allocation (USD) P Acc JPY
Initial charge2%
Annual charge1.63%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)2.1%
Total expense ratio (TER)2.08%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price11956
CurrencyJPY
Price updated13/01/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeFB7Q
UBS (Lux) Key Selection SICAV - Global Allocation (USD) P Acc USD
Initial charge2%
Annual charge1.63%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)2.1%
Total expense ratio (TER)2.08%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price13.76
CurrencyUSD
Price updated13/01/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeUI82
UBS (Lux) Key Selection SICAV - Global Allocation (USD) Q Acc
Initial charge2%
Annual charge0.82%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.08%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.04%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price94.75
CurrencyUSD
Price updated13/01/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeFWDA
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