BlackRock Index Linked Gilt Tracker
|Bid Price||GBX 148.20||Offer Price||GBX 148.40|
|Mid Price||-||Day Change||GBX +0.70 (0.47%)|
|Price Date||2 Dec 2016||Crown Rating|
|Shares Class||Inc.||Yield||0.58 %|
|Total Expense Ratio||0.00||Fund Size||439,457,745.64|
|Launch Date||29/06/2012||Standard Initial Charge (%)||0.00|
|Annual Management Charge (%)||0.00||Sector||IMA UK Equity Income|
|Min Investment (£)||10,000,000.00||Total Expense Ratio (%)||0.00|
|ISIN||GB00B83RX604||Min TopUp (£)||100.00|
The Fund aims to achieve a return on your investment through a combination of capital growth and income on the Fund's assets by tracking closely the performance of the FTSE Actuaries UK Index Linked Gilts Over 5 Years Index, the Fund's benchmark index. The Fund invests in fixed income securities (such as bonds) that make up the benchmark index and, at the time of purchase, comply with the credit rating requirements of the benchmark index.
Panayotis (Panos) Ferendinos, CFA, Vice President, is a member of the European & Non-Dollar Fixed Income Group within BlackRock Fundamental Fixed Income. He is a portfolio manager for Sterling portfolios.Mr. Ferendinos' service with the firm dates back to 1999, including his years with Merrill Lynch Investment Managers (MLIM), which merged with BlackRock in 2006. At MLIM, Mr. Ferendinos specialized in macroeconomic research and analysis for the sterling investment team. He also worked within the dealer support, static data, and valuation teams. Prior to joining MLIM, Mr. Ferendinos worked for an Italian fixed income broker.Mr. Ferendinos earned a BA degree in law, English & psychology from the University of Natal Durban in 1992, and a BA degree, with honours, in English literature from the University of South Africa in 1993.