Legg Mason IF Brandywine Global Income Optimiser X

  • 120.50p
    Price (Inc)

    These are the shares in the fund that pay out an income to clients. The income is made up of the total dividends – the money a company can pay out to its investors – from the companies in the fund.

  • 134.50p
    Price (Acc)

    These are the shares in the fund that don’t pay out an income to clients. Any dividends – the money a company can pay out to its investors – are reinvested into companies in the fund. Despite no income, the shares should be worth more over time. Good incentive, eh?

  • 0.00%

    Initial charge

    Some funds charge you when you first invest, which is aptly known as the initial charge. They’re usually between 3-5% but at Bestinvest, we usually don’t charge you a penny!

  • 0.65%
    Annual management charge

    This is how much the fund management company charges to run the fund. It’s like paying a babysitter, dog sitter or house sitter (that makes well-informed, heavily researched changes to improve your baby/dog/house when needed).

  • 0.84%
    Ongoing charges

    This stands for Ongoing Charges Figure. It’s the cost of running a fund and includes admin fees, manager fees, administration costs, etc.

  • 3.90%
    Yield

    How much the fund is currently paying out in income to investors. It’s NOT to be confused with the overall growth of a fund – a very different thing indeed. It’s also NOT a guarantee of future pay-outs, just a snapshot. This is more what it’s not than what it is…

Prices as at 15 January 2021

Fund summary

Sector £ Strategic Bond
Structure OEIC
Launched December, 2011
Size £403m
Yield 3.90%
Charging basis Capital
Dividends paid

Charges

Standard initial charge 0.00%
Initial charge via Bestinvest 0.00%
Additional bid/offer spread 0.00%
Annual management charge 0.65%
Ongoing charges figure 0.84%

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Investment process

Manager research

Average monthly relative returns

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  • 17/18 0.00%
  • 18/19 0.00%
  • 19/20 0.00%
  • 20/21 0.00%

Bestinvest MRI

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  • 5 years 0.00%
  • Career 0.00%
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  • Career 0.00%

Performance figures are based on the average of monthly percentage returns relative to the benchmark index.

Track record

Periods of worst performance

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About the MRI

Our unique indicator: the Bestinvest Manager Record Index (MRI) measures the likelihood that the fund manager is adding value through their decisions. It is based on their performance record over the course of their career, adjusted for the amount of risk taken. MRI is an important contributor to our fund rating system but it is also vital to take account of qualitative factors. It is also very important to select funds to form a cohesive portfolio with an appropriate overall risk level.

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Top 10 holdings

Data accurate as at 31 July 2020

2.74% Italy(Republic Of) 3.85% Bds 01/09/49 Eur1000
2.51% Portugal 4.100 2045
2.48% Hungary 3% Bds 21/08/30 Huf10000
2.27% Spain(Kingdom Of) 2.7% Bds 31/10/48 Eur1000
2.26% Itau Unib 6.125 2168
2.15% Secretaria Tesouro Nacio 10.000 2023
2% Petrobras Global Finance Bv 5.6% Bds 03/01/31 Usd2000
1.88% Australia 1.750 2051
1.68% Owens Corning Inc 3.875% Bds 01/06/30 Usd1000
1.6% Iron Mountain Inc Delaware 5.25% Bds 15/03/28 Usd1000
Source: Trustnet

Sector breakdown

Corporate Bonds 66.00%
Government Bonds 15.00%
Asset/Mortgage-Backed Securities 6.00%
Government Bonds 4.00%
Foreign Exchange 3.00%
Money Market 2.00%
Derivatives 2.00%
Futures 1.00%

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