|Bid Price||-||Offer Price||-|
|Mid Price||GBX 101.80||Day Change||GBX +0.10 (0.10%)|
|Price Date||27 Jul 2017||Crown Rating|
|Shares Class||Inc.||Yield||0.68 %|
|Total Expense Ratio||0.00||Fund Size||853,000,000.00|
|Launch Date||01/09/2005||Standard Initial Charge (%)||0.00|
|Annual Management Charge (%)||0.00||Sector||IMA UK Equity Income|
|Min Investment (£)||0.00||Total Expense Ratio (%)||0.00|
|ISIN||GB00BWWD2712||Min TopUp (£)||0.00|
The fund aims to provide a total return in excess of inflation, as measured by the UK Consumer Prices Index over a market cycle. The fund invests in a diversified multi-asset portfolio of funds that invest in shares and bonds of companies in the UK and worldwide, government bonds and other fixed income securities. The fund may also invest directly in shares, bonds and money market instruments and hold cash and foreign currency on deposit. The fund may gain exposure to alternative asset classes including real estate, commodities, hedge funds, structured products and private equity. Investments are selected after rigorous assessment of each underlying fund's portfolio, its fund manager's style and how investments are made over the economic cycle. The fund may invest in any economic sector. Derivatives may be used to reduce risk or manage the fund more efficiently.
Marcus Brookes, Head of Multi-Manager, joined Schroders in July 2013 following the acquisition of Cazenove Capital. Previous to the acquisition he was the Head of Multi Manager at Cazenove Capital, which he joined in January 2008. Prior to this Marcus was the Deputy Head of Multi Manager at Gartmore, a position he held from November 2004. Up to this time he spent 3.5 years from May 2001 as the Co-Manager of Multi Manager, at Rothschild Asset Management. Marcus began his career on 28 September 1994 when he joined Friends, Ivory and Sime, where he became the Multi Manager Fund Manager. Marcus qualified from University of Stirling with MSc. Investment Analysis.
Robin McDonald joined Cazenove in October 2007. He is Co-Manager of Cazenove's Multi-Manager range of funds. Prior to joining Cazenove, Robin worked as an Analyst at Gartmore Investment Management, where his responsibilities included asset allocation, fund selection and portfolio construction. Prior to joining Gartmore, Robin held a similar position at Insight Investment, following its acquisition of Rothschild Asset Management in 2003. Robin is a Director of Cazenove Capital and has 13 years investment experience and is a CFA charterholder.