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Murray House, 1 Royal Mint Court, London, United Kingdom, EC3N 4HH
0207 668 6007 (Fax Number)
0845 357 7000 (Main Number)
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FE Risk Scores

Instrument 1y(%) Growth FE Risk Score
iShares MSCI World UCITS ETF Inc 12.3
88
Cash n/a
0
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Investment objectives

iShares MSCI World UCITS ETF (Inc) is an exchange traded fund (ETF) that aims to track the performance of the MSCI World Index as closely as possible. The ETF invests in physical index securities. The MSCI World Index offers exposure to stocks from developed countries world wide which comply with MSCI's size, liquidity, and free float criteria. The index is free float market capitalisation weighted. iShares ETFs are funds managed by BlackRock. They are transparent, cost-efficient, liquid vehicles that trade on stock exchanges like normal securities. iShares ETFs offer flexible and easy access to a wide range of markets and asset classes

Performance

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    1m3m6m1y3y5y12m-24m24m-36m36m-48m48m-60m
-2.5 -2.0 +3.5 +12.3 +63.5 +64.3 +20.0 +21.4 -4.9 +5.6
Price
  BidOfferCurrencyYear HighYear LowDateEPICCodeISINCodeCiticodeSEDOLNews
pdf ISHARES MSCI WORLD UCITS ETF INC CHF 34.46 CHF 34.71 29.18 30-Sep-2014 n/a IE00B0M62Q58 CNY0 n/a company announcements
pdf ISHARES MSCI WORLD UCITS ETF INC JPY 3956.51 JPY 4024.36 3131.95 30-Sep-2014 n/a IE00B0M62Q58 K0H7 n/a company announcements
pdf ISHARES MSCI WORLD UCITS ETF INC USD 36.07 USD 37.51 32.24 30-Sep-2014 IDWR IE00B0M62Q58 RX65 B1CDGF0 company announcements
pdf ISHARES MSCI WORLD UCITS ETF INC EUR 28.55 EUR 28.76 23.76 30-Sep-2014 n/a IE00B0M62Q58 RX66 n/a company announcements
pdf ISHARES MSCI WORLD UCITS ETF INC GBP 22.25 GBP 22.89 20.06 30-Sep-2014 IWRD IE00B0M62Q58 RX67 B0M62Q5 company announcements
Detailed fund information
Fund type Exchange Traded Fund
Sector Equity - International
Asset ClassEquity
Open/Closed to new business Open
Fund size £4,833.6m / $7,842.0m (31-Aug-14)
Launch date28-Oct-2005
Dividends p.a.4
Pricing frequencyDaily
Distributor statusFund distributor status
Peer groups
Region Asset Class Sector
Ireland Equity Equity - International
Largest holdings, 31-Aug-2014
Holding (%) Rank Holding (%) Rank
APPLE INC1.831WELLS FARGO & CO0.766
EXXON MOBIL CORP1.292CHEVRON CORP0.757
MICROSOFT CORP1.063NESTLE SA0.748
JOHNSON & JOHNSON0.874JPMORGAN CHASE & CO0.679
GENERAL ELECTRIC CO.0.805PROCTER & GAMBLE CO0.6610
 Total9.43 
Regional weightings, 31-Aug-2014
Region (%) Rank  
USA54.861 54.86% USA
Japan8.082 8.08% Japan
UK7.313 7.31% UK
Others7.224 7.22% Others
Canada4.255 4.25% Canada
Switzerland4.006 4.00% Switzerland
France3.897 3.89% France
Germany3.478 3.47% Germany
Australia3.429 3.42% Australia
Netherlands2.0810 2.08% Netherlands
Spain1.4211 1.42% Spain
Total100.00 
Sector weightings, 31-Aug-2014
Sector (%) Rank  
Financials20.381 20.38% Financials
Information Technology12.852 12.85% Information Technology
Health Care12.043 12.04% Health Care
Consumer Discretionary11.644 11.64% Consumer Discretionary
Industrials11.015 11.01% Industrials
Energy9.866 9.86% Energy
Consumer Staples9.847 9.84% Consumer Staples
Materials5.718 5.71% Materials
Telecommunication Services3.489 3.48% Telecommunication Services
Utilities3.0710 3.07% Utilities
Others0.1211 0.12% Others
Total100.00 

Price total return performance figures are calculated on a mid price to mid price basis. Performance figures are shown in fund’s native currency unless otherwise specified with gross income (dividends) reinvested.

 
 
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Ratios

  1y 3y
Volatility 8.75 13.03
Alpha n/a n/a
Beta n/a n/a
Sharpe 1.99 0.91
Info Ratio n/a n/a
R2 n/a n/a

Fund vs sector

  1y 3y
Position 28 / 125 21 / 93
Quartile 1 1

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Asset allocation

US Equities, 54.86%
54.8600% ofUS Equities
Japanese Equities, 8.08%
8.0800% ofJapanese Equities
UK Equities, 7.31%
7.3100% ofUK Equities
International Equities, 7.22%
7.2200% ofInternational Equities
Canadian Equities, 4.25%
4.2500% ofCanadian Equities
Swiss Equities, 4.00%
4.0000% ofSwiss Equities
French Equities, 3.89%
3.8900% ofFrench Equities
German Equities, 3.47%
3.4700% ofGerman Equities
Australian Equities, 3.42%
3.4200% ofAustralian Equities
Dutch Equities, 2.08%
2.0800% ofDutch Equities
Spanish Equities, 1.42%
1.4200% ofSpanish Equities

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