ICAV (UCITS compliant)

L&G Global Small Cap Equity Index Fund

Fund facts

Fund size
$192.2m
Base currency
USD
Launch date
8 Jun 2017
Domicile
Ireland
Share class launch

Statistics

As at 31 May 2019

Fund aim

The investment objective of the Fund is to provide investors with a return in line with the performance of the developed world small cap equity market as represented by the MSCI World Small Cap Index (USD).

Benchmark

MSCI World Small Cap Index USD

  • Aims to track the performance of the MSCI World Small Cap Index (USD)
  • Invests in a broad spread of shares issued by small companies in developed countries
  • Employs a straightforward, low-cost and pragmatic index replication approach

Fund updates

Performance

Source: Lipper

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    Performance summary (%)

    As at 31 May 2019

    Cumulative Fund Benchmark
    1 month -5.08 -6.01
    6 months 1.94 1.04
    Year to date 13.40 12.42
    3 years - -
    5 years - -
    Since launch 2.71 1.81
    Annualised Fund Benchmark
    1 year - -
    3 years - -
    5 years - -
    Since launch 5.49 -

    As at 31 Mar 2019

    Cumulative Fund Benchmark
    Quarterly 15.70 15.78
    Year to date 15.70 15.78
    3 years - -
    5 years - -
    Since launch 4.80 4.85
    Annualised Fund Benchmark
    1 year - -
    3 years - -
    5 years - -
    Since launch 15.05 -
    Rolling 12-month performance
    Calendar year performance
    Monthly performance
    Annualised performance

    Rolling 12-month performance to last quarter end (%)

    12 months to 31 March 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
    Fund - - - - -
    Benchmark - - - - -

    Calendar year performance (%)

    2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
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    Benchmark - - - - -

    Monthly performance (%)

    Annualised performance (%)

    1 year 3 years 5 years Since launch
    Fund - - - 5.49
    Benchmark - - - -

    Annualised performance (%)

    1 year 3 years 5 years Since launch
    Fund - - - 15.05
    Benchmark - - - -

    Performance for the C GBP (Unhedged) Acc unit class in GBP, launched on 09 March 2018. Source: Lipper. Performance assumes all fund charges have been taken and that all income generated by the investments, after deduction of tax, remains in the fund.

    Past performance is not a guide to the future.

    Performance for the I EUR (Unhedged) Acc unit class in EUR, launched on 09 April 2018. Source: Lipper. Performance assumes all fund charges have been taken and that all income generated by the investments, after deduction of tax, remains in the fund.

    Past performance is not a guide to the future.

    Performance for the I EUR (Unhedged) Inc unit class in EUR, launched on 29 November 2018. Source: Lipper. Performance assumes all fund charges have been taken and that all income generated by the investments, after deduction of tax, remains in the fund.

    Past performance is not a guide to the future.

    Performance for the P EUR (Unhedged) Acc unit class in EUR, launched on . Source: Lipper. Performance assumes all fund charges have been taken and that all income generated by the investments, after deduction of tax, remains in the fund.

    Past performance is not a guide to the future.

    Performance for the Z EUR (Unhedged) Acc unit class in EUR, launched on 08 June 2017. Source: Lipper. Performance assumes all fund charges have been taken and that all income generated by the investments, after deduction of tax, remains in the fund.

    Past performance is not a guide to the future.

    Performance for the Z EUR (Unhedged) Inc unit class in EUR, launched on 29 November 2018. Source: Lipper. Performance assumes all fund charges have been taken and that all income generated by the investments, after deduction of tax, remains in the fund.

    Past performance is not a guide to the future.

    Performance for the Z GBP (Unhedged) Acc unit class in GBP, launched on 08 June 2017. Source: Lipper. Performance assumes all fund charges have been taken and that all income generated by the investments, after deduction of tax, remains in the fund.

    Past performance is not a guide to the future.

    Performance for the Z USD Acc unit class in USD, launched on . Source: Lipper. Performance assumes all fund charges have been taken and that all income generated by the investments, after deduction of tax, remains in the fund.

    Past performance is not a guide to the future.

    Portfolio

    As at 31 May 2019. All data source LGIM unless otherwise stated. Totals may not sum due to rounding. In order to minimise transaction costs, the Fund will not always own all the assets that constitute the index and on occasion it will own assets that are not in the index.

    Sector (%)

    Industrials 16.8
    Financials 13.8
    Information Technology 12.7
    Consumer Discretionary 11.8
    Real Estate 11.8
    Health Care 10.9
    Materials 6.9
    Consumer Staples 4.5
    Communication Services 4.0
    Other 6.8
    Top 10 holdings 1.5
    Rest of portfolio 98.5
    No. of holdings in fund 4,119
    No. of holdings in index 4,383

    Top 10 holdings (%)

    Booz Allen Hamilton 0.2
    Zendesk Inc 0.2
    Vici Properties Inc 0.2
    Sage Therapeutics Inc 0.2
    Ringcentral Inc 0.2
    Bright Horizons Family 0.2
    Fair Isaac 0.2
    Teledyne Technolog Com USD 0.2
    West Pharm Services USD 0.2
    Molina Healthcare Inc USD 0.2

    Country (%)

    United States 57.2
    Japan 11.9
    United Kingdom 7.2
    Canada 3.6
    Australia 3.1
    Germany 2.3
    Sweden 2.2
    Switzerland 1.8
    Italy 1.3
    Other 9.4

    Management Team

    The Index Fund Management team comprises 25 fund managers, supported by two analysts. Management oversight is provided by the Global Head of Index Funds. The team has average industry experience of 15 years, of which seven years has been at LGIM, and is focused on achieving the equally important objectives of close tracking and maximising returns.

    LGIM Index Fund Management Team

    Literature

    Prices

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    I EUR Acc
    Mid price
    107.34c
    Change (%)
    -0.213814
    Currency
    EUR
    Price time
    22:30 Irish time
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    I EUR Inc
    Mid price
    104.03c
    Change (%)
    -0.211031
    Currency
    EUR
    Price time
    22:30 Irish time
    Name
    C GBP Acc
    Mid price
    104.66p
    Change (%)
    -0.028656
    Currency
    GBP
    Price time
    22:30 Irish time
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    Z EUR Acc
    Mid price
    108.97c
    Change (%)
    -0.210623
    Currency
    EUR
    Price time
    22:30 Irish time
    Name
    Z EUR Inc
    Mid price
    104.13c
    Change (%)
    -0.210829
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    EUR
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    22:30 Irish time
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    Further details

    Costs

    Price basis
    Single - dilution levy
    Initial charge
    0.00%
    Ongoing charges figure
    0.30%
    Dilution levy
    0.126%- round trip
    Entry Anti-Dilution Levy
    0.07%
    Exit Anti-Dilution Levy
    0.05%

    Codes

    ISIN
    IE00BH0P2N00
    SEDOL
    BH0P2N0
    Bloomberg
    LGGSCIE ID
    MEX
    -

    Dealing information

    Valuation frequency
    Daily, 22:30 Irish time
    Dealing frequency
    Each Irish and UK Business Day
    Settlement period
    T+2
    Administrator/Custodian
    Northern Trust
    Spreads are effective from 22 May 2019.

    Country registration

    This share class is registered for sale in the following countries:

    For valuations and account queries contact:

    Legal & General ICAV
    LGIM Liquidity Funds Plc

    Northern Trust International Fund Administration Services (Ireland) Limited
    George’s Court, 54-62 Townsend Street
    Dublin 2, Ireland.
    Fax: +353 1 434 5293
    Telephone: +353 1 434 5080
    Email: [email protected]

    Legal & General SICAV
    Northern Trust Global Services SE
    6 rue Lou Hemmer
    L-1748 Senningerberg
    Grand-Duché de Luxembourg
    Facsimile: +352 276 222 150
    Telephone: +352 276 222 514
    Email: [email protected]

    Key risks

    The value of an investment and any income taken from it is not guaranteed and can go down as well as up, you may not get back the amount you originally invested.

    Past performance is no guarantee of future results.

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    Source and third party data

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    Issuer

    Information for all Collectives is issued by Legal & General Investment Management Limited (‘LGIM’). It is a MiFID II compliant investment management firm that acts as Promoter and Distributor to a range of EU domiciled UCITS umbrella companies and a range of UK domiciled UCITS and Non UCITS Retail Schemes. LGIM also acts has been appointed as the Investment Manager of these funds.

    Legal & General Investment Management Limited is Registered in England and Wales No. 02091894. Registered Office: One Coleman Street, London, EC2R 5AA, United Kingdom. Authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority, No. 119272

    Index disclaimer

    The MSCI index is the exclusive property of MSCI INC. (“MSCI”). MSCI and the MSCI index name is a service mark of MSCI, or its affiliates, and has been licensed for use for certain purposes by Legal & General Investment Management ("LGIM") and its affiliates. The funds or securities referred to herein are not sponsored, endorsed, or promoted by MSCI, and MSCI bears no liability with respect to any such funds or securities or any index on which such funds or securities are based. The Description of Funds contains a more detailed description of the limited relationship MSCI has with LGIM and any related funds.