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BlackRock Natural Resources Growth & Income A Acc

Ranked 11 out of 22 in - Natural Resources over 12 months
All calculations are in GBP unless stated

Managed by

Alastair Bishop

Tom Holl

Tom Holl is currently a portfolio manager who specialises in mining & gold companies at BlackRock’s London office where he joined in 2006. Tom majored in Land Economy at Magdalene College, Cambridge University. He is a CFA charterholder. Away from the office, Tom enjoys golf, tennis, soccer and music.

Skye Macpherson


The aim of the Fund is to achieve capital growth and an above average income from its equity investments, compared to the income yield of the natural resources sector. The Fund will invest primarily in the equity securities of companies whose predominant economic activity is in the natural resources sector which includes, but is not limited to, mining, agriculture and energy. The Fund may also invest in other transferable securities, permitted money market instruments, permitted deposits, cash and near cash and units in collective investment schemes.

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Natural Resources over : 31/10/2016 - 31/10/2017

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 29/09/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 -1.4% -9.8% 8.5%
2016 58.8% 12.3% 13.6% 9.0% 14.2%
2015 -20.2% -1.1% -4.6% -19.7% 5.4%
2014 -2.4% 0.0% 4.8% -2.0% -4.9%
2013 1.5% 6.5% -8.3% 0.8% 3.0%
2012 -1.0% 2.7% -7.1% 6.1% -2.2%
2011 -19.4% 10.8%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Asset Allocation



Top 10 Holdings

Stock Size
Royal Dutch Shell Plc B ORD 6.80
Glencore PLC ORD 5.44
Monsanto Co ORD 4.70
Rio Tinto PLC ORD 4.49
International Paper Co ORD 2.90
Vale SA DR 2.89
Packaging Corp of America ORD 2.56
Newcrest Mining Ltd ORD 2.55
CF Industries Holdings Inc ORD 2.47

Registered For Sale In

  1. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date06/05/2011
  • Share Class size55Mn
  • Base currencyGBP

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment500
  • Min. regular additional investment50


  • Annual management1.50%

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