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Zurich Sterling Defensive Equity & Bond

2 FE Trustnet

Underlying Fund

FE Crown Rating ( Underlying )

Fund Objective ( Underlying )

To provide a total return by way of income and capital growth. The Fund will invest at least two-thirds of its assets in other funds managed or operated by companies in the Threadneedle group. These funds may invest worldwide. The Fund will invest with a focus on funds that invest in fixed income securities, but will also have exposure to company shares, particularly the shares of UK companies or companies with significant UK operations. The Fund may also hold cash, near cash and money market instruments. Up to 20% of the value of the Fund may be invested in funds that invest in derivatives for purposes other than Efficient Portfolio Management.

Fund Manager ( Underlying )

Alex Lyle




Primary Asset Class

Fund Size

GBP 97.18m as at 31-Mar-2017

Downloads ( Underlying )

Unit Name

Zurich Sterling Defensive Equity & Bond S2





Initial Charge


Unit Currency




Annual Charge



GBX 171.00

Change (Mid)

-0.20 (-0.12%)

Unit LaunchDate


Unit Name

Zurich Sterling Defensive Equity & Bond





Initial Charge


Unit Currency




Annual Charge



GBX 90.20


GBX 95.00

Change (Offer)

0.00 (0.00%)

Unit LaunchDate


Performance Overview

Performance Charts

Cumulative Performance

  YTD 3m 6m 1y 3y 5y
Fund 1.36 1.79 0.77 9.90 15.78 32.97
Sector 1.55 1.89 1.43 6.97 14.16 25.64

Discrete Performance (%)

  2016 2015 2014 2013 2012
Fund 10.62 1.53 3.66 7.57 8.02
Sector 6.57 1.07 5.71 4.40 5.79

Asset Allocation ( Underlying )

breakdown chart
  Asset Class % of Fund
Fixed - Global Ex Uk 34.00
Fixed - Uk 23.50
Equity - Uk 14.60
Other 7.50
Equity - North America 5.40
Cash 5.30
Equity - Europe Ex Uk 5.20
Equity - Japan 3.50
Equity - Far East Ex Japan 0.50
Equity - Global 0.50

Regional Breakdown ( Underlying )

breakdown chart
  Region % of Fund
Global Ex Uk, Other 42.00
Uk 38.10
North America 5.40
Cash 5.30
Europe Ex Uk 5.20
Japan 3.50
Far East ex Japan 0.50

Sector Breakdown ( Underlying )

breakdown chart
  Sector % of Fund
Fixed Interest 57.50
Equity 29.70
Others 7.50
Cash 5.30

All prices in Pence Sterling (GBX) unless otherwise specified. Price performance figures are calculated on a bid price to bid price basis with net income (dividends) reinvested. Performance figures are shown in Sterling.

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