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iShares Japan Equity Index Class H - Accumulation (GBP)

Sell:175.40p Buy:184.50p Change: 1.00p (0.57%)
Prices as at 17 November 2017
Sell:175.40p
Buy:184.50p
Change: 1.00p (0.57%)
You can buy or sell holdings in this fund through an ISA, Lifetime ISA, SIPP or Fund & Share Account
Prices as at 17 November 2017
Sell:175.40p
Buy:184.50p
Change: 1.00p (0.57%)
Prices as at 17 November 2017
You can buy or sell holdings in this fund through an ISA, Lifetime ISA, SIPP or Fund & Share Account
The selling price currently displayed is higher than the buying price. This can occur temporarily for a variety of reasons; shortly before the market opens, after the market closes or because of extraordinary price volatility during the trading day.

Charges and Savings

Initial charges
Initial charge: 5.00%
Initial saving from HL: 5.00%
HL dealing charge: Free
Net initial charge: 0.00%
Annual charges
Performance fee: No  
Ongoing charge (OCF/TER): 0.16% i
Ongoing saving from HL: 0.05% i
Net ongoing charge: 0.11%
There are other unit types of this fund available:
Inclusive - Class A - Accumulation (GBP) (Net ongoing charge 0.21%)

In some cases the ongoing savings are provided by our loyalty bonus. Loyalty bonuses are tax-free in an ISA or SIPP. However, they may be subject to tax in a Fund & Share Account which would, in effect, reduce their value and increase the net ongoing charge.


Other Information

Unit type: Unbundled
Manager:
Kieran Doyle
Fund launch date: 30 November 2000
Sector: Japan
Fund size: £1,985 million
Number of holdings: 502
Fund type: Unit Trust
Accumulation/income: Accumulation
Dealing frequency: Daily
Valuation point: 12:00
Trustee: BNY Mellon Trust & Depositary (UK) Ltd
Minimum investment: £100.00
Charges deducted from: Income
Available in a regular savings plan: Yes
Minimum regular savings value: £25.00

Performance

17/11/12 to 17/11/13 17/11/13 to 17/11/14 17/11/14 to 17/11/15 17/11/15 to 17/11/16 17/11/16 to 17/11/17
Annual return n/a n/a 12.92% 24.92% 14.72%

Please remember past performance is not a guide to future returns. Where no data is shown, figures are not available. This information is provided to help you choose your own investments, remember they can fall as well as rise in value so you may not get back the original amount invested.

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Our view on this fund

Japan was one of the best performing markets in 2013, having been shaken up by its new government's policies. We believe BlackRock's tracker fund is an excellent way to invest in over 450 Japanese companies at low cost.

Read more HL research on this fund

Fund Objective

The aim of the Fund is to seek to achieve capital growth for investors by tracking closely the performance of the FTSE Japan Index by investing in companies in the Index. Investment will be made directly into constituent companies and via other transferable securities giving exposure to such companies. The Fund may also invest in permitted money market instruments, permitted deposits, and units in collective investment schemes. Derivatives and forward transactions may be used for the purposes of efficient portfolio management.

Income Details

Historic yield : 1.55%
Income paid: Bi-annually
Type of payment: Dividend
Ex-dividend date: 1 March 2018 1 September 2018
Payment date: 30 April 20184 31 October 20184

This data is provided by Funds Library. HL accepts no responsibility for its accuracy and you should independently check data before making any investment decision. All yields are variable and not guaranteed. Information correct as at 31 October 2017.

Security Weight
Toyota Motor Corp. 4.25%
Mitsubishi UFJ Financial 2.27%
SoftBank Group 1.87%
Honda Motor Co. 1.44%
Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group 1.40%
KDDI Corp. 1.31%
Keyence Corp. 1.30%
Sony Corp. 1.28%
Mizuho Financial Group 1.21%
Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. 1.15%
Sector Weight
Automobiles & Parts 11.63%
Banks 7.64%
Electronic & Electrical Equipment 6.78%
Industrial Engineering 6.68%
Pharmaceuticals & Biotechnology 5.54%
Chemicals 4.95%
Travel & Leisure 4.87%
Leisure Goods 4.63%
Support Services 4.43%
Mobile Telecommunications 4.07%
Country Weight
Japan 98.67%
Cash and Equiv. 1.33%
Non-Classified -0.00%

Data policy - All information should be used for indicative purposes only. You should independently check data before making any investment decision. HL cannot guarantee that the data is accurate or complete, and accepts no responsibility for how it may be used. Prices provided by Morningstar, correct as at 17 November 2017. Data provided by Funds Library, correct as at 30 September 2017.

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You can buy or sell holdings in this fund through an ISA, Lifetime ISA, SIPP or Fund & Share Account

4 If you elect to receive the income from a Vantage ISA or Vantage Fund & Share Account, we will collect any dividends for you and then pay them directly into your bank account within the first 10 working days of the following month.