Quick Stats

Bid Price GBX 151.20 Offer Price GBX 156.90
Mid Price - Day Change GBX -0.10 (-0.07%)
Price Date 16 Nov 2017 Crown Rating 4
Shares Class Inc. Yield 0.87 %
Total Expense Ratio 1.56 Fund Size 1,410,208,171.06
Launch Date 26/08/1997 Standard Initial Charge (%) 3.75
Currency GBX ISA Eligible Yes
Annual Management Charge (%) 1.25 Sector IMA UK Equity Income
Min Investment (£) 2,000.00 Total Expense Ratio (%) 1.56
ISIN GB0001439834 Min TopUp (£) 1,000.00

Fund Objective

The aim of the Fund is to provide income with the potential to grow the amount you invested. The Fund will invest at least two-thirds in other funds managed and operated by companies in the Threadneedle group. These funds may invest worldwide. The Fund will invest with in company shares, but may also invest in funds that invest in bonds (which are similar to a loan and pay a fixed or variable interest rate). Up to 20% of the Fund may be invested in funds that use derivatives for investment purposes. Derivatives are sophisticated investment instruments linked to the rise and fall of the price of other assets. The Fund may also invest in asset classes and instruments different from those stated above.

Fund Managers

Mark Burgess
Mark is Deputy Global Chief Investment Officer and Chief Investment Officer, EMEA. In his role he is responsible for the investment performance for all EMEA investment strategies and supports the leadership and oversight of our investment strategies globally. He is a statutory Board member and joined the company in November 2010. Prior to joining the company Mark was Head of Equities at Legal and General Investment Management. Before joining LGIM, Mark held senior roles at Morgan Grenfell Asset Management and Deutsche Asset Management. He gained a degree in Economics and Philosophy from Keele University and is an associate of the Institute of Investment Management and Research. He is a Director of the Investor Forum, a Chairman of LIFEbeat, and a trustee of Access Sport.
Alex Lyle
Alex Lyle is Head of Managed Funds, EMEA. In this role he takes responsibility for a large number of the company’s managed funds, is a member of the Asset Allocation Committee and is a key investment contact between the company and a number of its major clients.He joined the company in 1994 and was appointed Joint Head of UK / European Equity teams in 1999 and became Head of Managed Funds in 2003.Alex started his career at Hambros Bank’s¹ Unit Trust Division, which was acquired by Allied Dunbar² in 1981 and subsequently became part of Threadneedle Asset Management Limited in 1994. He managed UK equity portfolios for more than 20 years. He has a degree in Geography from Oxford University.