Given current market events we have now populated Fund Centre with Fund exposures to assets with “country of risk*” as either Russia, Ukraine, or Belarus, or exposures to Russian Rouble currency. Please see the exposures below for further information.
*Sourced from Bloomberg
As at 31 Mar 2022
As at 29 Apr 2022
These numbers give indicative Fund exposures to assets with “country of risk” sourced from Bloomberg as either Russia, Ukraine, or Belarus, or exposures to Russian Rouble currency. The figures are based on early price estimated data so may differ from the fully verified month end NAV exposure. Where the holding is “indirect” (for example held in a sub-fund), best efforts have been made to ensure that exposure to the sub-fund(s) is on a consistent basis. As at dates have been chosen to reflect exposure both before and after the significant recent falls in values of impacted assets.
Exposures are presented to two decimal places, exposures may be rounded to 0 if less than 0.05%.
These exposures do not give an indication of the relative exposures versus the benchmark. With regard to index-based strategies, LGIM has a duty to track the relevant index to ensure clients receive exposure as set out in the relevant investment objective. Following the imposition of sanctions and assets being removed from indices the market was effectively frozen for foreign investors and all equity positions have been marked to zero in line with LGIM’s fair value pricing policy. Regardless of being priced at zero LGIM funds still own these securities and any value realised in the future will be for the sole benefit of the relevant fund. LGIM will seek to divest from such securities at such a time that market conditions allow consistent with our fiduciary duties and applicable sanctions.
Performance summary (%)
Rolling 12-month performance to last quarter end (%)
|12 months to 31 March||2018||2019||2020||2021||2022|
Calendar year performance (%)
Monthly performance (%)
Annualised performance (%)
|Annualised||1 year||3 years||5 years||Since launch|
Performance is reported in GBP based on weekly mid-market prices before the deduction of fees. Benchmark is stated net of tax applicable to UK pension schemes..
Past performance is not a guide to future performance and the value of investments can go down as well as up.
As at 30 Apr 2022. 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.
Market capitalisation (%)
|Top 10 holdings||2.5|
|Rest of portfolio||97.5|
|No. of holdings in fund||1,543|
|No. of holdings in index||1,532|
Top 10 holdings (%)
|Canadian Natural Resources||0.2|
|Canadian Pacific Railway||0.2|
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