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Schroder Global Cities Real Estate A Acc

Ranked 15 out of 54 in - Global Equity over 12 months
All calculations are in GBP unless stated

Managed by

Hugo Machin

Hugo Machin is co-manager of global property securities at Schroders Investment Management. He joined the firm in 2014 and previously, he was head of European listed real estate at AMP Capital from 2006. Hugo is a member of the EPRA Report and Accounts Committee and graduated from Durham University with a BA (Hons) in English Literature, Reading University with an MSc in Real Estate Finance and Investment and the Oxford Said Business School with a diploma in Cross Border Valuation.

Tom Walker

Tom Walker is co-manager global property securities at Schroders Investment Management. Prior to joining the firm in 2014, he was deputy head of global listed real estate at AMP Capital from 2005. Tom graduated from the University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne with a BA in Politics and holds a graduate diploma in Real Estate from London South Bank University.


The Fund aims to provide income and capital growth by investing in equity and equity related securities of real estate companies worldwide. The Fund invests at least 80% of its assets in equity and equity related securities of real estate companies worldwide which generate the majority of their earnings from real estate investment related activities. The Fund seeks exposure to companies that invest in cities that the Manager believes will exhibit continued economic growth, supported by factors such as strong infrastructure and supportive planning regimes.

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Global Equity over : 31/12/2016 - 31/12/2017

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 31/12/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 3.4% 0.5% 0.4% -1.6% 4.2%
2016 19.0% 3.5% 9.2% 5.6% -0.3%
2015 4.3% 9.5% -12.8% 2.9% 6.1%
2014 18.5% 2.2% 4.3% -1.2% 12.5%
2013 -1.0% 9.1% -3.5% -3.7% -2.4%
2012 21.3% 9.9% 2.6% 1.9% 5.7%
2011 -7.0% -1.1% 4.9% -14.4% 4.7%
2010 19.7% 8.3% -7.2% 11.1% 7.2%
2009 27.8% -22.5% 25.7% 25.0% 4.9%
2008 -27.9% -4.3% -10.4% -5.8% -10.8%
2007 -11.3% 7.1% -7.0% -0.9% -10.1%
2006 31.3% 16.1% -6.9% 9.7% 10.8%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date09/12/2005
  • Share Class size215Mn
  • Base currencyGBP

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment1,000
  • Min. regular additional investment50


  • Annual management1.50%
  • Initial investment1.5

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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).