Quick Stats

Bid Price - Offer Price -
Mid Price GBX 218.20 Day Change GBX +0.60 (0.28%)
Price Date 17 Nov 2017 Crown Rating 3
Shares Class Inc. Yield 1.80 %
Total Expense Ratio 0.00 Fund Size 547,475,241.31
Launch Date 02/01/1996 Standard Initial Charge (%) 0.00
Currency GBX ISA Eligible Yes
Annual Management Charge (%) 0.00 Sector IMA UK Equity Income
Min Investment (£) 500.00 Total Expense Ratio (%) 0.00
ISIN GB0006245962 Min TopUp (£) 100.00

Fund Objective

The objective of this fund is to provide growth of both capital and income.||The fund will invest between 40 and 85% in a broad range of UK and overseas company shares. The rest of the fund will be invested at least 80% in bonds (a type of loan which pays interest).||Generally the fund will invest in these assets through other authorised investment funds, including funds from|Legal & General. However, it may also invest directly in the assets. At times the fund could hold:[*up to 100% in other funds; or*][*up to 100% directly in the assets.*]|The bonds that the fund invests in may be:[*investment grade (rated as lower risk); or*][*sub-investment grade (rated as higher risk).*]|Investment and sub-investment grade bonds are bonds that have been given a credit rating by a rating agency. Credit ratings give an indication of how likely it is that the issuer of a bond will be able to pay back interest and the loan on time.||The bonds that the fund invests in may be issued by companies or governments.||The fund may use derivatives (contracts which have a value linked to the price of another asset) to:[*reduce risk or cost; or*][*generate additional capital or income with no, or an acceptably low, level of risk.*]|The fund may also invest in other transferable securities, other funds, cash or cash like investments. This fund may not be appropriate for investors who plan to withdraw their money within five years.

Fund Managers

Justin Onuekwusi
Justin is a fund manager within the Portfolio Strategy team, focusing on the management of the team's retail and risk-profiled multi-asset funds. Prior to joining LGIM in August 2013, Justin was a fund manager with Aviva Investors' multi-asset team combining both strategic and tactical dynamic asset allocation with manager selection in the construction of multi-asset portfolios. He was lead fund manager on a range of risk-targeting multi-asset funds and co-lead fund manager on a number of unit-linked Life and Pension funds, as well as manager of manager offerings. Justin previously worked as a fund research analyst at Merrill Lynch and an investment consultant for Aon Consulting. Justin is a CFA charterholder and holds a degree in economics from the University of Warwick and the Investment Management Certificate
Bruce White
Bruce is a fund manager in the Multi-Asset Funds team and leads the Portfolio Strategy team. He joined LGIM in February 2012. Bruce previously worked at Queensland Investment Corporation (QIC) for 12 years, where he was Director of Global Macro with responsibility for around $40 billion of TAA derivative overlays and a stand-alone total return fund to access those strategies directly. While at QIC he also had responsibilities for strategic asset allocation research, currency management and establishing a risk management framework. He has also advised pension funds and the Australian government’s Future Fund on their asset allocation and risk management models. Bruce is a CFA charterholder and graduated from the University of Queensland with a Bachelor of Commerce (hons) and a Bachelor of Economics.
Martin Dietz
Martin is a fund manager in LGIM's Multi-Asset Funds team and responsible for the development of medium and long-term investment strategy. Prior to joining LGIM in September 2012, Martin was a senior investment consultant at Towers Watson where he was a member of its Global Investment Committee and UK Portfolio Construction Group, providing asset class views and dynamic asset allocation for consulting and fiduciary clients. Martin previously worked as a manager at Ernst & Young in its Financial Services Risk Management. He has a PhD (summa cum laude) in economics and finance from the University of St Gallen, graduated from the doctoral programme of the Swiss National Bank at Gerzensee and was a visiting PhD student in economics at UC Berkeley
Chris Teschmacher
Chris is a fund manager within LGIM’s Multi Asset Funds team with responsibilities in portfolio management and on-going development across the multi-asset product range. Chris joined LGIM in 2015 from HSBC Global Asset Management where he had spent over 6 years, most recently in the multi asset team covering capabilities including risk-targeted multi asset, multi-asset income and global tactical asset allocation. Chris has also worked on the emerging market debt team at HSBC in New York as a product specialist. Chris is a CFA Charterholder and holds the Investment Management Certificate. He graduated from Bristol University in 2008 with honours having studied economics and management