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Polar Capital Global Financials Trust plc (PCFT) Ordinary Shares

Sell:163.50p Buy:166.00p 0 Change: 0.50p (0.31%)
Market closed Prices as at close on 14 May 2021 Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes | Switch to live prices |
Change: 0.50p (0.31%)
Market closed Prices as at close on 14 May 2021 Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes | Switch to live prices |
Change: 0.50p (0.31%)
Market closed Prices as at close on 14 May 2021 Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes | Switch to live prices |
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POLAR CAP GBL performance chart


POLAR CAP GBL performance chart
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1 week 1W 0.3% 1 year 1Y 73.38%
1 month 1M 1.55% 2 years 2Y 23.86%
3 months 3M 8.82% 3 years 3Y 16.58%
6 months 6M 30.54% 5 years 5Y 72.11%

Performance figures are based on the previous close price. Past performance is not an indication of future performance.

Trust Basics

Benchmark: MSCI ACWI Financials Net TR GBP NR GBP
Annual management charge: n/a
Performance fee: Yes
Ongoing charge: 1.72%
Dividend yield: 2.69%
Dividend frequency: Semi-Annually
Total assets: £301m
Gross gearing: 109%
Market capitalisation:Market cap.: £281m
Shares in issue: 172.35 million
Legal structure Closed Ended Investment Company
Domicile: United Kingdom

Recent dividends paid or declared by Polar Capital Global Financials Trust plc:

Type Ex-div date Payment date Amount
2nd interim 28/01/2021 26/02/2021 2.00p
Interim 06/08/2020 28/08/2020 2.40p
2nd interim 06/02/2020 28/02/2020 2.00p
1st interim 01/08/2019 30/08/2019 2.40p
2nd interim 07/02/2019 28/02/2019 1.90p

This data is provided by Digital Look. HL accepts no responsibility for its accuracy and you should independently check data before making any investment decision.

Full dividend history

Five years' total annual Polar Capital Global Financials Trust plc dividends:

year end
Total dividend
30/11/2020 3.20% 0.68 4.40p
30/11/2019 3.10% 1.11 4.40p
30/11/2018 3.10% 1.13 4.15p
30/11/2017 5.60% 1.10 3.90p
30/11/2016 2.90% 1.17 3.55p

All dividend data is calculated excluding any special dividends. Historical dividends may be adjusted to reflect any subsequent rights issues and corporate actions.

Full dividend history

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Important Documents


The investment objective is to generate for investors a growing dividend income together with capital appreciation. The company will seek to achieve its objective by investing primarily in a global portfolio consisting of listed or quoted securities issued by companies in the financial sector operating in the banking, insurance, property and other sub-sectors.


Estimated NAV: 159.01
Latest actual NAV: 159.18
Latest actual NAV date: 13 May 2021
Premium/Discount: 2.51%
12m average Premium/Discount: -4.60%
NAV frequency: Daily

Recent trade data is unavailable. We will be replacing it, however in the meantime the information is available on the London Stock Exchange website.

Security Weight
JPMorgan Chase & Co 5.55%
Bank of America Corp 3.41%
Mastercard Inc A 3.41%
HDFC Bank Ltd 3.21%
Chubb Corp CHF24.15 2.79%
AIA Group Ltd 2.67%
PayPal Holdings Inc 2.54%
PT Bank Central Asia Tbk 2.32%
KBC Groupe SA NPV 2.29%
PNC Financial Services Group Inc 2.24%
Sector Weight
Financial Services 102.68%
Real Estate 1.29%
Technology 1.11%
Consumer Cyclical 0.83%
Country Weight
United States 46.11%
United Kingdom 12.17%
India 9.14%
Hong Kong 4.57%
Switzerland 4.51%
China 4.38%
Canada 3.31%
Norway 2.85%
Taiwan 2.75%
Singapore 2.49%

Key Dates

Launch date: 13 June 2013
Financial year end: November
Next AGM: June 2021
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 NBTrader. Charts provided by Factset. Dividend data provided by Digital Look. Recent trade data provided by MoneyAM. Trust basics, holding data, key dates, objective and NAV provided by Morningstar.

The London Stock Exchange does not disclose whether a trade is a buy or a sell so this data is estimated based on the trade price received and the LSE-quoted mid-price at the point the trade is placed. It should only be considered an indication and not a recommendation.

Trades priced above the mid-price at the time the trade is placed are labelled as a buy; those priced below the mid-price are sells; and those priced close to the mid-price or declared late are labelled 'N/A'.