Worldwide Healthcare (Ordinary Share) WWH

Sector Specialist: Biotechnology/Life Sciences

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Estimated NAV

2332.00

Share Price

2330.00

Total Returns on £1000 over 

Fund / Benchmark Total returns(%)
Worldwide Healthcare (Ordinary Share) Price 76.46%
Worldwide Healthcare (Ordinary Share) NAV 71.57%
FTSE World 59.28%
Total Returns on £1000

Discount / Premium Movement

Discount / Premium Movement

Shares

Share Type Yesterday's
Closing Price
Discount / Premium Diluted NAV Gearing Dividend
Est Last
Ordinary Share 2349.0 0.7% 2332.00 2333.00
20 Feb
109% 0.70%

Discrete performance % over

Fund / BenchmarkMar '14
Feb '15
Mar '15
Feb '16
Mar '16
Feb '17
Worldwide Healthcare (Ordinary Share) Price35.95-8.1441.30
Worldwide Healthcare (Ordinary Share) NAV36.22-4.8632.38
FTSE World18.03-4.6141.47

Discrete performance over

Discrete Performance

Top 10 Holdings

Merck & Co. Inc. 4.37%
Intuitive Surgical, Inc. 4.37%
Boston Scientific, Inc. 4.17%
HCA Holdings Inc 3.66%
Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 3.56%
Wright Medical Group, Inc. 3.45%
Amgen Inc 3.15%
Incyte Genomics 3.15%
Humana Inc 2.84%
Biogen Idec Inc., 2.64%

Sectors weighting

Pharmaceuticals 98.40%
Net Current Assets 1.60%

Regional weighting

North America Region 70.00%
Europe Developed ex-UK 15.00%
Japan 5.00%
Other Countries 4.00%
Asia exc Japan 4.00%
UK 1.00%
Cash/Cash Equivalent 1.00%
  • Investment trust info:

  • Sector Sector Specialist: Biotechnology/Life Sciences
  • Launch Date 28 Apr 1995
  • Currency GBX
  • Domicile UK
  • Share Price 2330.00
  • Share Type Ordinary Share
  • TIDM WWH
  • ISIN GB0003385308
  • Shares Issued (M) 47
  • Market Capital (£M) 1092.43
  • Gross Assets (£M) 1182.61
  • Net Assets (£M) 1088.44
  • TER (%) 0.96
  • Historic Dividend Yield (%) 0.70
  • Last AGM 21 Sep 2016
  • Next AGM 21 Sep 2017
  • Last Annual Report Date 24 Jun 2016
  • Next due Report Date 31 Mar 2017
  • Next due Report Type A/R
  • Objective:

  • To invest worldwide in a diversified portfolio of shares in pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies and related securities in the healthcare sector.
  • Management Group(s):

  • Close Finsbury Asset Management Ltd
  • Frostrow Capital LLP
  • OrbiMed Capital LLC
  • OrbiMed Capital LLC
  • Managed by:

  • Samuel. D Isaly Start: 28 Apr 1995
  • Sven Borho Start: 01 Feb 2013
  • Trevor M. Polischuk Start: 31 Mar 2015
  • Management Contract & Fees:

    OrbiMed, the Investment Manager, receives a periodic fee equal to 0.65% p.a. of the Company's net asset value. The Investment Management Agreement may be terminated by either party giving notice of not less than 12 months. Frostrow, the Administrator, receives a periodic fee equal to 0.30% p.a. of the Company's market capitalisation up to £150m, 0.20% p.a. of the market capitalisation in excess of £ 150m and up to £500m, and 0.125% p.a. of the market capitalisation in excess of £500m, plus a fixed amount equal to £ 57,500 p.a.. Dependent on the level of long-term outperformance of the Company, the Investment Manager and the Administrator are entitled to the payment of a performance fee. The performance fee amounts to 16.5% of any outperformance of the NAV over the benchmark index, the Investment Manager receiving 15% and the Administrator receiving 1.5% respectively.