The Fund aims to provide a positive level of income with the potential for capital growth over the long term (five years or more).
Performance target: To achieve a dividend yield exceeding that of the FTSE EPRA Nareit Global REIT Index, before the deduction of charges, on an annual basis.
The Fund invests at least 80% of its assets in shares (also known as equities) and equity-related securities of real estate investment trusts (REITs) and companies, which invest in property, in any country. Companies will derive the main part of their revenue from owning, developing and managing real estate. Up to 30% may be invested in developing markets.
The Fund may also invest in other assets including cash and money market instruments.
The investment manager may use derivatives (complex financial instruments) to reduce risk, to manage the Fund more efficiently, or to generate additional capital or income for the Fund.
The Fund is actively managed with reference to the FTSE EPRA Nareit Global REIT Index, which is broadly representative of the companies in which it may invest, as this forms the basis of the Fund's performance target. The investment manager has discretion to choose investments for the Fund with weightings different to the index or not in the index, but at times the Fund may hold investments similar to the index.
The value of an investment and the income from it can fall as well as rise as a result of market and currency fluctuations and you may not get back the amount originally invested.
Potential investors must read the prospectus, and where relevant, the key investor information document before investing.
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ABOUT THIS FUND
- A broad investable universe and selective approach enables the team to identify stocks with attractive dividend yield and growth characteristics
- Managed by a global team of experts based in Singapore, the UK, and the US with more than 90 years’ collective investment experience
- Offers a liquid means of diversifying into global real estate and benefitting from powerful secular themes influencing the asset class