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BGF Emerging Markets Equity Income A2 USD

Ranked 12 out of 32 in - Global Emerging Markets over 3 months
All calculations are in GBP unless stated

Managed by

Gordon Fraser

Gordon Fraser is a member of the Global Emerging Markets team in the Fundamental Equity division of BlackRock's Portfolio Management Group, specialising in Middle Eastern, Turkish and Indian Equities. Fraser joined BlackRock as an Analyst in 2006 and holds a BA (1st class) and an MPhil (distinction) in Economics from Cambridge University.

Alethea Leung

Alethea Leung joined Blackrock’s Asian equity team in 2009, where she is a vice president and portfolio manager of the BGF ASEAN Leaders fund. Prior to joining the team, Leung worked as a research analyst with BlackRock's Global Emerging Market team in London, where she covered Emerging Asian equities. She began her career at BlackRock in 2007 as a member of the Global Fixed Income team. Leung earned a MChem degree, with first class honours in chemistry from the University of Oxford in 2007.


The Fund seeks an above average income from its equity investments without sacrificing long term capital growth. The Fund invests globally at least 70% of its total assets in the equity securities of companies domiciled in, or exercising the predominant part of their economic activity in, emerging markets. Investment may also be made in the equity securities of companies domiciled in, or exercising the predominant part of their economic activity in, developed markets that have significant business operations in emerging markets.

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Global Emerging Markets over : 30/01/2018 - 30/04/2018

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 31/03/2018 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2018 -2.0%
2017 25.5% 12.0% 2.0% 3.3% 6.3%
2016 35.1% 8.8% 11.2% 10.5% 1.1%
2015 -11.0% 4.1% -5.9% -11.3% 2.5%
2014 3.1% -2.4% 4.0% 0.7% 0.9%
2013 -1.8% 11.4% -7.5% -3.8% -0.9%
2012 22.3% 12.0% -3.9% 5.1% 8.1%
2011 5.6%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Austria
  2. Belgium
  3. Brunei Darussalam
  4. Chile
  5. Denmark
  6. Finland
  7. France
  8. Germany
  9. Gibraltar
  10. Greece
  11. Hong Kong
  12. Hungary
  13. Italy
  14. Jersey
  15. Korea
  16. Luxembourg
  17. Macau
  18. Malta
  19. Netherlands
  20. Norway
  21. Poland
  22. Portugal
  23. Singapore
  24. Spain
  25. Sweden
  26. Switzerland
  27. Taiwan
  28. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date12/08/2011
  • Share Class size103Mn
  • Base currencyUSD
  • ISIN LU0651946864

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment5,000
  • Min. regular additional investment0


  • Annual management1.50%
  • Initial investment1.5

Performance is for the period shown (month end to month end, bid/bid, gross income reinvested, calculated in the currency and currencies indicated).