Fact sheet: BlackRock GF As PcEqInc

Fund information

Fund name
BlackRock GF Asia Pacific Equity Income D2 USD
Fund company manager
BlackRock (Luxembourg) S.A.
Fund type
SIB
Fund manager(s)
Chris Hall
since 30/06/2015
Oisin Crawley
since 02/07/2014
Fund objective
The Fund aims to generate an above average level of income on your investment as well as maintain long term capital growth. The Fund invests at least 70% of its total assets in shares of companies domiciled in, or the main business of which is in, the Asia Pacific region excluding Japan. The Fund distributes income gross of expenses.
Benchmark
MSCI AC Asia ex Japan
Investment style
None
Investment method
Shares

Quick stats

1 Year return

26.6 %

1 Year rank in sector

110/181

Sector

FO Equity - Asia Pacific ex Japan

Yield
-
Fund size

£ 734.3 m

FE Risk score

131

NAV
-
Discount/Premium
-
Gearing
-

Top in sector

Holdings snapshot

  • China
    21.93%
  • Australia
    18.36%
  • Korea
    15.62%
  • Taiwan
    11.7%
  • India
    10.66%
  • Financials
    26.31%
  • Information Technology
    15.23%
  • Materials
    13.67%
  • Energy
    10.05%
  • Consumer Discretionary
    8.73%
  • Chinese Equities
    21.93%
  • Australian Equities
    18.36%
  • South Korean Equities
    15.62%
  • Taiwanese Equities
    11.7%
  • Indian Equities
    10.66%

Performance vs. Sector

Cumulative performance

1m6m1y3y5y
Fund2.21 %12.33 %26.6 %28.45 %52.1 %
Sector3.36 %13.72 %29.83 %28.8 %47.81 %
Rank within sector118 / 184107 / 184110 / 18191 / 16271 / 135
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Calendar performance

YTD-20172016201520142013
Fund26.68 %8.75 %-9.95 %5.47 %11.01 %
Sector31.08 %6.44 %-6.76 %5.52 %3.31 %
Rank within sector119 / 18251 / 167130 / 16186 / 15424 / 139
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Risk statistics

Alpha-0.79
Beta1.14
Sharpe0.25
Volatility15.46
Tracking error5.1
Information ratio-0.01
R-Squared0.9

Price movement

52 week high20.37
52 week low15.78
Current bid price0
Current offer price0
Current mid price20.32

Holdings by region

  • 21.93% China
  • 18.36% Australia
  • 15.62% Korea
  • 11.7% Taiwan
  • 10.66% India
  • 7.41% Hong Kong
  • 3.21% Indonesia
  • 3.12% Thailand
  • 2.97% Singapore
  • 2.39% Money Market

Holdings by sector

  • 26.31% Financials
  • 15.23% Information Technology
  • 13.67% Materials
  • 10.05% Energy
  • 8.73% Consumer Discretionary
  • 5.95% Industrials
  • 4.77% Utilities
  • 4.23% Consumer Staples
  • 4.01% Real Estate
  • 3.43% Telecommunications

Holdings by asset type

  • 21.93% Chinese Equities
  • 18.36% Australian Equities
  • 15.62% South Korean Equities
  • 11.7% Taiwanese Equities
  • 10.66% Indian Equities
  • 7.41% Hong Kong Equities
  • 3.21% Indonesian Equities
  • 3.12% Thai Equities
  • 2.97% Singapore Equities
  • 2.39% Money Market

Individual holdings

  • 7.15% SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO
  • 3.34% RELIANCE INDUSTRIES
  • 3.34% RELIANCE INDUSTRIES
  • 3.31% BANK OF CHINA LTD
  • 3.12% BHP BILLITON LTD
  • 2.76% AGRICULTURAL BANK OF CHINA
  • 2.38% POSCO
  • 2.07% TAIWAN SEMICONDUCTOR CO
  • 2.06% CHINA MOBILE LTD
  • 2.06% SHINHAN FINANCIAL GROUP