|Bid Price||GBX 406.97||Offer Price||GBX 409.09|
|Mid Price||-||Day Change||GBX +0.39 (0.10%)|
|Price Date||19 Sep 2017||Crown Rating|
|Shares Class||Inc.||Yield||0.00 %|
|Total Expense Ratio||0.00||Fund Size||77,710,373.47|
|Launch Date||14/08/1997||Standard Initial Charge (%)||0.00|
|Annual Management Charge (%)||1.00||Sector||IMA UK Equity Income|
|Min Investment (£)||5,000.00||Total Expense Ratio (%)||0.00|
|ISIN||GB0099965641||Min TopUp (£)||100.00|
The Fund will seek to maximise the long-term total return by investing in emerging economies (directly or indirectly). Investments will be made in Latin America, Eastern and Southern Europe, Asia and Africa. Investments in markets which overlap with institutional clients’ existing investments in the Pacific Basin through BlackRock Institutional Equity Funds - Pacific will generally not be acquired for the Emerging Markets Funds.
Andrew Swan, Managing Director, is the Head of Asian Equities of the Fundamental Equity division at BlackRock. He is responsible for managing several regional equity portfolios, setting regional equity investment strategy and developing BlackRock's Asian investment platform and capabilities. Before joining BlackRock in August 2011, Andrew was with JP Morgan for 17 years. Andrew is backed by a team of research specialists, focused on country-specific markets, with a deep awareness of macro trends. BlackRock believe in having deep local knowledge of the markets we invest in which can be best achieved by having a country research focus.