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AXA Framlington Monthly Income R Inc

Ranked 23 out of 109 in - UK Equity Income over 12 months
All calculations are in GBP unless stated

Managed by

George Luckraft

George Luckraft had an intense spell in the limelight in 2002 following his shock defection to Framlington (now AXA Framlington) with fellow star manager Nigel Thomas after 20 years of impressive performance at ABN Amro (which in a previous incarnation was John Carrington & Co). Through the transfer, Luckraft gained control of the AXA Framlington Equity Income fund, the AXA Framlington Monthly Income fund and the AXA Framlington Managed Income fund. Luckraft has run flexible, multi-cap, “absolute return” funds for many years and aims to deliver a decent level of yield too. Luckraft describes his style as a combination of special situations and equity income investing. The Equity Income fund’s holdings generally fall into three categories: high yielding stocks, lower-yielding stocks offering the prospect of income growth and straightforward capital growth plays. Born in Hong Kong in 1959, he graduated in Land Economy from Cambridge and joined John Carrington in 1980. He has his own pension invested in his funds and is a very keen angler.


To combine a regular income with the potential for long-term capital growth. The fund will invest mainly in equities and fixed interest securities. The fund provides monthly income payable directly into a UK bank or building society account.

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UK Equity Income over : 31/05/2016 - 31/05/2017

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 31/03/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 4.9%
2016 9.5% 0.2% -4.0% 12.0% 1.7%
2015 4.6% 2.8% 1.2% -1.6% 2.2%
2014 7.0% 4.7% 1.6% 0.7% 0.0%
2013 31.1% 8.6% 0.6% 11.0% 8.1%
2012 11.5% 8.3% -3.3% 3.2% 3.2%
2011 -6.9% -1.8% 2.4% -10.5% 3.4%
2010 16.9% 3.6% -3.2% 8.7% 7.3%
2009 31.5% -9.5% 17.8% 22.9% 0.4%
2008 -44.5% -7.2% -7.8% -16.5% -22.3%
2007 -12.8% 2.0% -0.8% -7.4% -7.0%
2006 19.1% 11.0% -3.1% 3.6% 6.9%
2005 24.5% 6.5% 5.6% 7.5% 3.0%
2004 22.7% 7.2% 3.5% 2.4% 8.0%
2003 24.7% -3.4% 16.0% 5.7% 5.2%
2002 -19.3% 2.7% -8.9% -17.1% 4.1%
2001 -16.2% -9.5% 2.4% -17.5% 9.6%
2000 -4.4% -4.9% 0.7% 2.5% -2.6%
1999 20.1% 10.2% 2.7% -4.5% 11.1%
1998 9.5% 14.6% -1.8% -14.0% 13.1%
1997 23.2% 3.9% 3.8% 13.3% 0.9%
1996 20.0% 6.2% 2.1% 5.4% 4.9%
1995 2.8%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Asset Allocation



Top 10 Holdings

Stock Size
Royal Dutch Shell Plc B ORD 4.86
British American Tobacco PLC ORD 4.56
GBP Cash 4.04
HSBC Holdings PLC ORD 3.62
GlaxoSmithKline PLC ORD 3.16
AstraZeneca PLC ORD 2.53
Vodafone Group PLC ORD 2.39
Imperial Brands PLC ORD 2.26

Registered For Sale In

  1. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date26/10/1984
  • Share Class size253Mn
  • Base currencyGBP
  • ISIN GB0003500286

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment1,000
  • Min. regular additional investment0


  • Annual management1.50%
  • Initial investment5.25

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