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Baring Global Resources A GBP Inc

Ranked 9 out of 17 in - Natural Resources over 12 months
All calculations are in GBP

Managed by

Duncan Goodwin

Duncan Goodwin was born in Hatfield, Herts in 1972. He attended the University of Nottingham where he obtained a degree in Economics. Duncan is a Chartered Management Accountant and is a member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants. He started his career with Shell International in 1994 and joined Lehman Brothers in 1998 as an Associate and Analyst. In 2000 he joined Citigroup in equity research and was a vice president before moving to Merrill Lynch Europe in 2002 as a Director and Senior analyst for European oil companies. He joined Martin Currie in 2005 as a sector manager in the global resources team and was responsible for researching and recommending stocks in the energy sector. Duncan joined Barings in 2014 where he runs the Baring Global Resources Fund. Outside of work, Duncan enjoys golf, tennis and football.

Objective

The investment objective of the Fund is to achieve long-term capital appreciation through investment in a diversified portfolio of the securities of Commodity Producers, being companies engaged in the extraction, production, processing and/or trading of commodities e.g. oil, gold, aluminium, coffee and sugar.The Fund will seek to achieve its investment objective by investing at least 70% of its total assets at any one time in a diversified portfolio of the securities of Commodity Producers, as described above. For this purpose, total assets exclude cash and ancillary liquidities.

Performance

Natural Resources over : 31/10/2013 - 31/10/2014

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 31/10/2014 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2014 -2.6% 0.6% 3.5% -2.9% -3.7%
2013 -8.0% 0.1% -12.2% 5.1% -0.3%
2012 -8.5% 2.5% -13.8% 7.6% -3.7%
2011 -24.2% -4.2% -3.4% -21.9% 4.9%
2010 24.8% 9.4% -17.3% 15.2% 19.7%
2009 44.9% 5.7% 5.9% 17.3% 10.3%
2008 -46.8% -2.6% 17.5% -38.2% -24.9%
2007 41.5% 4.6% 10.5% 15.5% 6.0%
2006 19.4% 14.6% -3.1% -7.7% 16.4%
2005 54.5% 9.4% 9.2% 24.9% 3.6%
2004 -4.8% -0.8% -12.7% 11.4% -1.3%
2003 35.3% -4.1% 11.0% 13.2% 12.3%
2002 -9.5% 17.5% -6.9% -18.8% 1.8%
2001 -11.0% -3.0% 2.6% -16.3% 6.9%
2000 5.1% 5.1%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Austria
  2. Bahrain
  3. Chile
  4. Finland
  5. France
  6. Germany
  7. Greece
  8. Guernsey
  9. Hong Kong
  10. Ireland
  11. Luxembourg
  12. Macau
  13. Singapore
  14. Spain
  15. Sweden
  16. Switzerland
  17. Taiwan
  18. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date21/12/2009
  • Base currencyGBP
  • ISIN IE00B4VBLG29

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment2,500
  • Min. additional investment0

Charges

  • Annual management1.5%

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