Prudential FRIA BlackRock UK

Essentials Portfolio Analysis Background Data Performance View PDF Factsheet
Portfolio data accurate as at:

Performance

Discrete performance - to last month end

31/05/14
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31/05/15
31/05/15
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31/05/16
31/05/16
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31/05/17
31/05/17
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31/05/18
31/05/18
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31/05/19
Fund 11.1% -2.0% 22.0% 9.3% -1.0%
Sector 9.8% -6.3% 20.4% 5.1% -5.0%
Rank 266/735 95/760 366/771 120/784 118/786
Quartile 2 1 2 1 1

Annualised performance

Annualised
3 Years to
31/05/19
5 Years to
31/05/19
10 Years to
31/05/19
Fund 9.7% 7.5% n/a
Sector 6.4% 4.4% 9.2%
Rank 89/771 55/735 n/a
Quartile 1 1 n/a

Top 10 Holdings

Stock % Weight
RELX 5.83
Unilever 4.99
Royal Dutch Shell B 4.90
Rio Tinto 4.72
London Stock Exchange Group 4.24
Diageo 4.08
Hargreaves Lansdown 3.92
SSP Group 3.73
Tesco 3.72
Rightmove 3.47
Total 43.60

Fund Aims

The investment strategy of the fund is to purchase units in the BlackRock UK Fund. That fund aims to achieve long-term capital growth for investors by investing primarily in the shares of larger companies incorporated or listed in the UK. The fund may also invest in collective investment schemes.

Fund Manager

Nicholas Little manager of the underlying fund for 7 years and 9 months

Photo of Nicholas Little Nicholas Little, Director and portfolio manager, is a member of the UK Specialist Equity team within BlackRock's Fundamental Equity Portfolio Management Group. He covers the mining and industrials sectors. Mr. Little's service with the firm dates back to 2001, including his years with Merrill Lynch Investment Managers (MLIM), which merged with BlackRock in 2006. At MLIM, Mr. Little was a research analyst on the UK equity team. Prior to joining MLIM in 2001, Mr. Little worked in Arthur Andersen's corporate tax department. Mr. Little earned an MA degree, with first class honours, in conomics from Pembroke College, Cambridge in 2001.

Fund Overview

Bid n/a
Offer (19/06/2019) 244.30
Fund size (31/03/2019) £1.64m
Underlying Fund size £519.59m
Number of holdings 261
Launch date 13/07/2009

Fund Charges

Base Annual Management Charge (AMC) 1.40%
Additional Charges 0.17%
Total Charges 1.57%

Asset Allocation

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  UK Equities 77.60%
  International Equities 20.40%
  Property 1.18%
  Cash and Equivalents 0.55%
  International Bonds 0.10%
  UK Corporate Bonds 0.00%
  Other Assets 0.16%
Portfolio data accurate as at: 31/05/19

Important Information

Source of portfolio data: FundsLibrary. Source of performance data: Financial Express (FE). Please remember that past performance is not a reliable indicator of future performance. The figures shown are intended only to demonstrate performance history of the fund and take no account of product charges, or the Annual Management Charge for any available PruFund funds. The application of charges may impact the overall performance. Please also note that our charges may vary in the future and may be higher than they are now. Fund Performance is based upon the movement of the daily price and is shown as total return in GBP with gross income reinvested. The value of your investment can go down as well as up and you may not get back the amount you put in.

This factsheet is for information purposes only. If there is information or terminology included that you would like to discuss, then please contact an adviser. Investors should refer to their policy documentation and supporting brochures for fund availability, investment strategy, any product information and charges. Every care has been taken in populating this output, however it must be appreciated that neither FundsLibrary, Prudential nor their sources guarantee the accuracy, adequacy or completeness of this information or make any warranties regarding results from its usage.

Portfolio data accurate as at:

Asset Allocation

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  UK Equities 77.60%
  International Equities 20.40%
  Property 1.18%
  Cash and Equivalents 0.55%
  International Bonds 0.10%
  UK Corporate Bonds 0.00%
  Other Assets 0.16%

Equity Sector Breakdown

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Industry Supersector Sector Subsector
 
Basic Materials 6.79% - - -
 
Basic Resources - 4.72% - -
 
Mining - - 4.72% -
 
General Mining - - - 4.72%
 
Chemicals - 2.07% - -
 
Chemicals - - 2.07% -
 
Specialty Chemicals - - - 2.07%
 
Consumer Goods 13.88% - - -
 
Personal & Household Goods - 7.84% - -
 
Personal Goods - - 4.99% -
 
Personal Products - - - 4.99%
 
Household Goods & Home Construction - - 1.62% -
 
Nondurable Household Products - - - 1.62%
 
Tobacco - - 1.23% -
 
Tobacco - - - 1.23%
 
Food & Beverage - 6.04% - -
 
Beverages - - 6.04% -
 
Distillers & Vintners - - - 5.34%
 
Soft Drinks - - - 0.70%
 
Consumer Services 29.39% - - -
 
Retail - 12.04% - -
 
General Retailers - - 8.32% -
 
Apparel Retailers - - - 3.29%
 
Specialty Retailers - - - 2.67%
 
Broadline Retailers - - - 2.15%
 
Specialized Consumer Services - - - 0.21%
 
Food & Drug Retailers - - 3.72% -
 
Food Retailers & Wholesalers - - - 3.72%
 
Media - 11.06% - -
 
Media - - 11.06% -
 
Publishing - - - 6.40%
 
Media Agencies - - - 4.66%
 
Travel & Leisure - 6.29% - -
 
Travel & Leisure - - 6.29% -
 
Restaurants & Bars - - - 5.55%
 
Recreational Services - - - 0.75%
 
Financials 18.64% - - -
 
Financial Services - 13.15% - -
 
Financial Services - - 13.15% -
 
Asset Managers - - - 5.38%
 
Investment Services - - - 4.24%
 
Consumer Finance - - - 2.34%
 
Specialty Finance - - - 1.19%
 
Banks - 2.31% - -
 
Banks - - 2.31% -
 
Banks - - - 2.31%
 
Insurance - 1.90% - -
 
Nonlife Insurance - - 1.90% -
 
Property & Casualty Insurance - - - 1.90%
 
Real Estate - 1.28% - -
 
Real Estate Investment Trusts - - 1.18% -
 
Industrial & Office REITs - - - 1.18%
 
Real Estate Investment & Services - - 0.10% -
 
Real Estate Holding & Development - - - 0.10%
 
Health Care 5.90% - - -
 
Health Care - 5.90% - -
 
Pharmaceuticals & Biotechnology - - 3.45% -
 
Pharmaceuticals - - - 3.45%
 
Health Care Equipment & Services - - 2.45% -
 
Medical Equipment - - - 2.45%
 
Industrials 7.12% - - -
 
Industrial Goods & Services - 6.14% - -
 
Support Services - - 6.14% -
 
Financial Administration - - - 2.56%
 
Business Support Services - - - 2.21%
 
Industrial Suppliers - - - 1.36%
 
Construction & Materials - 0.99% - -
 
Construction & Materials - - 0.99% -
 
Building Materials & Fixtures - - - 0.99%
 
Oil & Gas 7.07% - - -
 
Oil & Gas - 7.07% - -
 
Oil & Gas Producers - - 7.07% -
 
Integrated Oil & Gas - - - 7.07%
 
Technology 10.39% - - -
 
Technology - 10.39% - -
 
Software & Computer Services - - 8.63% -
 
Software - - - 7.95%
 
Internet - - - 0.68%
 
Technology Hardware & Equipment - - 1.77% -
 
Computer Hardware - - - 1.77%
 
Investment Grade Corp Bonds 0.00% - - -
 
Investment Grade Corp Bonds - 0.00% - -
 
Investment Grade Corp Bonds - - 0.00% -
 
Investment Grade Corp Bonds - - - 0.00%
 
Non-Classified 0.27% - - -
 
Cash and Equivalents 0.55% - - -

Regional Allocation

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  UK 77.60%
  North America 18.69%
  Developed Europe - Excl UK 1.75%
  Property 1.18%
  Cash and Equivalents 0.55%
  Non-Classified 0.16%
  Other Regions 0.06%

Fixed Interest Currencies

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  Non-Fixed Interest Assets 99.39%
  Cash 0.51%
  Pound Sterling 0.11%

Regional Breakdown

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Region Country
 
UK 77.60% -
 
United Kingdom - 77.60%
 
North America 18.69% -
 
United States - 18.68%
 
Canada - 0.01%
 
Developed Europe - Excl UK 1.75% -
 
Ireland - 0.94%
 
Luxembourg - 0.78%
 
France - 0.02%
 
Netherlands - 0.01%
 
Finland - 0.00%
 
Property 1.18% -
 
Cash and Equivalents 0.55% -
 
Non-Classified 0.16% -
 
Japan 0.03% -
 
Japan - 0.03%
 
Developed Asia 0.02% -
 
Singapore - 0.02%
 
Hong Kong - 0.00%
 
Australia & New Zealand 0.01% -
 
Australia - 0.01%

Breakdown By Market Cap (%)

Mega
 
 
49.37%
Large
 
 
32.04%
Medium
 
 
15.94%
Small
 
 
0.57%
Micro
 
 
1.26%
Non-Classified
 
 
0.16%
Bonds
 
 
0.11%
Cash
 
 
0.55%

Top 10 Holdings

Stock % Weight Sector Country
1 RELX 5.83% Media United Kingdom
2 Unilever 4.99% Personal Goods United Kingdom
3 Royal Dutch Shell B 4.90% Oil & Gas Producers United Kingdom
4 Rio Tinto 4.72% Mining United Kingdom
5 London Stock Exchange Group 4.24% Financial Services United Kingdom
6 Diageo 4.08% Beverages United Kingdom
7 Hargreaves Lansdown 3.92% Financial Services United Kingdom
8 SSP Group 3.73% Travel & Leisure United Kingdom
9 Tesco 3.72% Food & Drug Retailers United Kingdom
10 Rightmove 3.47% Media United Kingdom

Dual Aspect Equity Analysis

UK Equities Int'l Equities UK Bonds Int'l Bonds UK Gilts Property Other Cash & Equiv Total
Basic Materials 6.79% - - - - - - - 6.79%
Consumer Goods 13.88% - - - - - - - 13.88%
Consumer Services 23.38% 6.01% - - - - - - 29.39%
Financials 15.13% 2.34% - - - 1.18% - - 18.64%
Health Care 5.90% - - - - - - - 5.90%
Industrials 3.61% 3.51% - - - - - - 7.12%
Oil & Gas 7.07% - - - - - - - 7.07%
Technology 1.85% 8.54% - - - - - - 10.39%
Telecommunications - - - - - - - - -
Utilities - - - - - - - - -
Property - - - - - - - - -
Cash and Equivalents - - - - - - - 0.55% 0.55%
Bonds - - - 0.10% - - - - 0.11%
Non-Classified - - - - - - 0.16% - 0.16%
Commodities - - - - - - - - -
Alternative Trading Strategies - - - - - - - - -

Identification Codes

Sedol Code B3RQ8P2
Mex Code PUIBRU
Isin Code GB00B3RQ8P27
Citi Code FNI7

Fund Charges

Base Annual Management Charge (AMC) 1.40%
Additional Charges 0.17%
Total Charges 1.57%

Aims and Benchmark

Aims The investment strategy of the fund is to purchase units in the BlackRock UK Fund. That fund aims to achieve long-term capital growth for investors by investing primarily in the shares of larger companies incorporated or listed in the UK. The fund may also invest in collective investment schemes.
Benchmark FTSE All-Share (net)
ABI Sector UK All Companies

Ratings

Morningstar Analyst Rating™ Morningstar Analyst Rating of Bronze
FE Crown Crown Rating of 1

Important Information

Our charges may vary in the future and may be higher than they are now.

This factsheet is for information purposes only. If there is information or terminology included that you would like to discuss, then please contact an adviser. Investors should refer to their policy documentation and supporting brochures for fund availability, investment strategy, any product information and charges. Every care has been taken in populating this output, however it must be appreciated that neither FundsLibrary, Prudential nor their sources guarantee the accuracy, adequacy or completeness of this information or make any warranties regarding results from its usage.

Important Information

Source of performance data: Financial Express (FE). Please remember that past performance is not a reliable indicator of future performance. The figures shown are intended only to demonstrate performance history of the fund and take no account of product charges, or the Annual Management Charge for any available PruFund funds. The application of charges may impact the overall performance. Please also note that our charges may vary in the future and may be higher than they are now. Fund Performance is based upon the movement of the daily price and is shown as total return in GBP with gross income reinvested. The value of your investment can go down as well as up and you may not get back the amount you put in.

This factsheet is for information purposes only. If there is information or terminology included that you would like to discuss, then please contact an adviser. Investors should refer to their policy documentation and supporting brochures for fund availability, investment strategy, any product information and charges. Every care has been taken in populating this output, however it must be appreciated that neither FundsLibrary, Prudential nor their sources guarantee the accuracy, adequacy or completeness of this information or make any warranties regarding results from its usage.

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