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BlackRock Emerging Markets Fund;Inst

Ranked 410 out of 839 in - Global Emerging Markets over 12 months
All calculations are in USD unless stated

Managed by

Gordon Fraser

Gordon Fraser is a member of the Global Emerging Markets team in the Fundamental Equity division of BlackRock's Portfolio Management Group, specialising in Middle Eastern, Turkish and Indian Equities. Fraser joined BlackRock as an Analyst in 2006 and holds a BA (1st class) and an MPhil (distinction) in Economics from Cambridge University.

Andrew Swan

Andrew Swan is a managing director and head of Asian fundamental equities at BlackRock where he runs the BGF Asia Dragon Fund. Prior to joining BlackRock in August 2011, Andrew spent eight years at JP Morgan Asset Management. He studied commerce at the University of New South Wales, Australia. Based in Hong Kong, outside of fund management Andrew enjoys golf and skiing.

Objective

The Fund seeks long-term capital appreciation by investing in securities, principally equities of issuers in countries having smaller capital markets. The Fund may employ a variety of instruments and techniques to hedge against market and currency risk.

Performance

Global Emerging Markets over : 31/07/2016 - 31/07/2017

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 30/06/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 14.6% 6.2%
2016 8.6% 3.3% 5.6% 9.2% -8.8%
2015 -18.8% -0.2% 0.1% -19.7% 1.3%
2014 -1.7% -2.3% 7.3% -3.1% -3.2%
2013 -2.2% -1.1% -9.5% 4.8% 4.4%
2012 21.5% 16.4% -8.7% 6.6% 7.2%
2011 -17.4% 0.2% 0.2% -21.9% 5.2%
2010 17.0% 2.3% -10.3% 19.7% 6.7%
2009 75.7% -2.8% 39.9% 24.3% 4.0%
2008 -53.4% -11.5% -0.2% -28.1% -26.6%
2007 38.1% 2.4% 14.6% 12.2% 4.8%
2006 27.8% 12.7% -6.2% 4.8% 15.4%
2005 35.1% 0.4% 4.0% 18.1% 9.7%
2004 22.5% 9.5% -12.0% 6.3% 19.6%
2003 51.6% -7.1% 21.7% 14.1% 17.5%
2002 -10.0% 11.1% -9.1% -18.2% 9.0%
2001 0.7% -4.8% 8.2% -23.3% 27.6%
2000 -29.8% 4.6% -9.0% -13.8% -14.5%
1999 67.6% 7.5% 27.9% -7.1% 31.2%
1998 -32.1% 3.5% -21.3% -25.9% 12.4%
1997 -6.8% 8.4% 9.4% -4.6% -17.6%
1996 13.3% 10.2% 3.7% -2.2% 1.4%
1995 -1.9%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. United States

Fund Info

  • Launch date01/09/1989
  • Share Class size70Mn
  • Base currencyUSD
  • ISIN US09251J4022

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment2Mn
  • Min. regular additional investment0

Charges

  • Annual management1.00%
  • Initial investment0

Performance is for the period shown (month end to month end, bid/bid, gross income reinvested, calculated in the currency and currencies indicated).