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M&G Global Basics A Acc

Performance History31/05/2015
Growth of 1,000 (GBP) Advanced Graph
M&G Global Basics A Acc
Fund-12.31.03.1-0.18.3
+/-Cat3.8-7.7-17.3-4.90.1
+/-B’mrk-7.5-9.7-21.2-11.60.9
 
Key Stats
NAV
30/06/2015
 GBX 974.95
Day Change -0.53%
Morningstar Category™ Global Flex-Cap Equity
IA (formerly IMA) Sector Global
ISIN GB0030932452
Fund Size (Mil)
29/06/2015
 GBP 2252.78
Share Class Size (Mil)
29/06/2015
 GBP 386.48
Max Initial Charge 4.00%
Ongoing Charge
28/02/2015
  1.68%
*  This rating and report were issued for a different share class of this fund. The performance and fee structure of this class may vary from that referenced.
Morningstar Research
Analyst Report

Randeep Somel has a very good understanding of the stocks in the fund, but he has yet to prove himself as a portfolio manager.

In Nov 2013, Graham French relinquished his role as fund manager here and was replaced by his deputy manager, Randeep...

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Morningstar Pillars
PeopleNeutral
ParentPositive
ProcessPositive
PerformanceNeutral
PriceNeutral
Investment Objective: M&G Global Basics A Acc
The investment strategy of the fund is to purchase units in the M&G Global Basics Fund. That fund aims to achieve long-term capital growth. The fund is a global equity fund which invests wholly or mainly in companies operating in basic industries ('primary' and 'secondary' industries) and also in companies that service these industries. The fund may also invest in other global equities.
Returns
Trailing Returns30/06/2015
YTD0.56
3 Years Annualised2.79
5 Years Annualised3.47
10 Years Annualised7.27
12 Month Yield 0.32
Management
Manager Name
Start Date
Randeep Somel
19/11/2013
Inception Date
28/02/1973
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Benchmarks
Fund BenchmarkMorningstar Benchmark
FTSE Gbl Basic CompositeMSCI World NR USD
Portfolio Profile for  M&G Global Basics A Acc31/05/2015
Morningstar Style Box®
Equity Style
Asset Allocation
  % Long% Short% Net Assets
Stock96.740.0096.74
Bond0.000.000.00
Property0.000.000.00
Cash18.5818.270.31
Other2.950.002.95
Top 5 Regions%
United States29.63
Eurozone24.02
United Kingdom20.47
Australasia10.45
Asia - Developed4.28
Top 5 Sectors%
Industrials23.32
Basic Materials20.77
Consumer Defensive18.98
Consumer Cyclical12.59
Healthcare11.43
Top 5 HoldingsSector%
Ansell LtdHealthcareHealthcare5.21
Kerry Group PLC Class AConsumer DefensiveConsumer Defensive4.82
Microsoft CorpTechnologyTechnology4.61
United Technologies CorpIndustrialsIndustrials4.38
Symrise AGBasic MaterialsBasic Materials4.24
M&G Global Basics A Acc