Quick Stats

Bid Price GBX 112.90 Offer Price GBX 118.60
Mid Price - Day Change GBX +0.20 (0.18%)
Price Date 20 Jul 2017 Crown Rating
Shares Class Inc. Yield 1.61 %
Total Expense Ratio 0.00 Fund Size 4,485,550,125.61
Launch Date 18/07/2005 Standard Initial Charge (%) 5.00
Currency GBX ISA Eligible No
Annual Management Charge (%) 0.10 Sector IMA UK Equity Income
Min Investment (£) 50,000,000.00 Total Expense Ratio (%) 0.00
ISIN GB00BPFJDF23 Min TopUp (£) 100.00

Fund Objective

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 Conventional Gilts All Stocks 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.

Fund Managers

Panayotis Ferendinos
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.