|Bid Price||GBX 256.40||Offer Price||GBX 257.10|
|Mid Price||-||Day Change||GBX +0.90 (0.35%)|
|Price Date||17 Oct 2017||Crown Rating|
|Shares Class||Inc.||Yield||2.24 %|
|Total Expense Ratio||0.23||Fund Size||520,807,900.00|
|Launch Date||19/08/2005||Standard Initial Charge (%)||0.00|
|Annual Management Charge (%)||0.20||Sector||IMA UK Equity Income|
|Min Investment (£)||100,000.00||Total Expense Ratio (%)||0.23|
|ISIN||GB00B8BTNJ16||Min TopUp (£)||100.00|
The aim of the Fund is to seek to achieve a total return primarily through investment in units of collective investment schemes. The Fund will invest mainly in underlying funds which are themselves invested in equities and which track appropriate equity indices with an emphasis on the UK and North America.
Steve Walker, Director and portfolio manager, is a member of the Beta Strategies Group. Within Beta Strategies, Mr. Walker is head of the Index Asset Allocation team in EMEA. Mr. Walker's service with the firm dates back to 2007, including his years with Barclays Global Investors (BGI), which merged with BlackRock in 2009. At BGI, he was a portfolio manager in the Client Solutions team. Prior to joining BGI, Mr. Walker was a portfolio manager in the discretionary investment team at Coutts & Co bank for over 12 years.