Unit Trusts & OEICs

Introduction to Unit Trusts & OEICs

Unit trusts and open-ended investment companies (OEICs) are types of collective investment, which allow investors to pool their money with other investors to invest more efficiently in stock and bond markets. As 'open-ended' funds, more shares are issued each time someone invests and sold when they exit. In practice, this means that the asset pool will expand and contract as people buy and sell out of the fund and that the price of the fund always reflects the value of the underlying stocks or bonds. These funds usually have income and accumulation units. The income units pay out any income generated by the fund (such as dividends from shares or coupons from bonds), while for accumulation units, this is simply added back into the units. Find out more about Unit Trusts & OEICs.

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OEICs and Unit Trusts

Name1 Year (%)3 Years (%)5 Years (%)Fund Size (M)Yield (%)
7IM AAP Adventurous C Acc10.1419.6844.68283.181.30Buy
7IM AAP Balanced C Acc5.0910.8926.211,616.701.40Buy
7IM AAP Income C Acc1.5510.1018.4093.223.10Buy
7IM AAP Moderately Adventurous C Acc8.0016.4837.95680.391.40Buy
7IM AAP Moderately Cautious C Acc2.236.1315.51758.321.30Buy
7IM Adventurous C Acc8.2619.4648.76144.170.70Buy
7IM Balanced C Acc4.5010.0126.46790.511.30Buy
7IM Cautious C Acc1.666.00-44.061.30Buy
7IM Moderately Adventurous C Acc6.5015.9438.96449.960.80Buy
7IM Moderately Cautious C Acc1.304.8815.78296.361.80Buy
7IM Personal Injury B Acc1.746.5815.41260.721.50Buy
7IM Personal Injury C Acc1.736.5815.61260.721.50Buy
7IM Sustainable Balance C Acc3.7014.8330.9683.741.90Buy
ACUMEN Adventurous Portfolio X Acc6.93--74.09-Buy
ACUMEN Bond Portfolio X Acc GBP---86.34-Buy
ACUMEN Bond Portfolio X Acc EUR---86.34-Buy
ACUMEN Bond Portfolio X Acc USD---86.34-Buy
ACUMEN Conservative Portfolio X Acc1.8715.75-294.551.30Buy
ACUMEN Equity Portfolio X Acc GBP---41.66-Buy
ACUMEN Equity Portfolio X Acc EUR---41.66-Buy

OEICs and Unit Trusts

Name1 Year (%)3 Years (%)5 Years (%)Fund Size (M)Yield (%)
Aviva Inv UK Equity 2 Inc8.9028.2256.18248.722.60Buy
Aviva Inv UK Equity Income 29.3125.6051.74971.564.20Buy
Aviva Inv UK Index Tracking 2 Inc8.6225.0241.81749.353.30Buy
Aviva Inv UK Property 2 Inc8.285.4732.96969.962.20Buy
Aviva Inv UK Property Feeder Inc 28.305.4832.980.001.50Buy
Aviva Inv US Equity Income II 2 Inc GBP5.2341.57-328.752.24Buy
Aviva Inv US Equity Income 2 Inc5.9742.9271.09193.072.32Buy
Aviva Investors Emerging Markets Local Currency Bond Ia GBP-1.3415.83-3.773,092.41-Buy
Aviva Investors Global Convertibles Iah GBP4.687.3221.37691.64-Buy
Aviva Investors Global Convertibles Rah4.657.2121.12691.64-Buy
Aviva Investors Global Convertibles Ia GBP3.5026.9831.03691.64-Buy
Aviva Investors Global High Yield Bond Rah GBP0.4610.0219.934,549.68-Buy
Aviva Investors Global Convertibles Absolute Return Iah GBP-2.283.839.10626.08-Buy
Aviva Investors Multi Strategy Target Income Imh GBP-1.20--554.16-Buy
BNY Mellon Emerging Markets Debt Local Currency W Hedged Inc GBP0.41-0.58-14.301,019.236.30Buy
BNY Mellon Emerging Markets Debt Local Currency W Inc GBP-1.9218.50-6.931,019.236.28Buy
BNY Mellon Emerging Markets Debt Local Currency C GBP-2.2417.24-8.551,019.236.03Buy
BNY Mellon Global Real Return GBP W Inc-1.872.367.4060.121.41Buy
BNY Mellon Global Equity Income C Inc GBP2.3140.9756.67911.922.99Buy
BNY Mellon Global Equity Income W Inc GBP2.5742.0058.66911.922.98Buy