Quick Stats

Bid Price - Offer Price -
Mid Price GBX 1,233.58 Day Change GBX -0.78 (-0.06%)
Price Date 20 Oct 2017 Crown Rating 2
Shares Class Inc. Yield 0.15 %
Total Expense Ratio 1.07 Fund Size 201,921,457.25
Launch Date 28/02/1984 Standard Initial Charge (%) 4.75
Currency GBX ISA Eligible Yes
Annual Management Charge (%) 1.00 Sector IMA UK Equity Income
Min Investment (£) 500.00 Total Expense Ratio (%) 1.07
ISIN GB00B735SW85 Min TopUp (£) 100.00

Fund Objective

The fund aims to provide capital growth mainly from investment in shares quoted on North American markets. The manager blends top-down macro views and bottom-up stock selection to identify investment ideas. The fund is unconstrained allowing the manager to take high conviction positions to back these ideas to deliver superior growth. The fund contains a wide spread of investments with a bias towards medium sized companies that are often under researched providing greater investment opportunity.

Fund Managers

Mike Willans
Mike joined Canada Life Investments in October 1999 and was appointed Head of International Equities in March 2010. He currently manages North American equities. Mike's investment experience stretches back to 1986 when he has been a fund manager, initially for Kleinwort Benson. After five years at Manulife, Mike went to Lazards as Head of Japanese Equities in 1995, moving to NPI before joining Canada Life Investments.