Global Equity Income

Introduction to Global Equity Income

Equity income strategies focus on those companies that pay a dividend to shareholders rather than reinvesting all profits in the company. Companies that pay a dividend tend to be more established and stable companies and therefore an equity income strategy will often prove more defensive in falling markets, though may lag a rapidly rising market. Find out more about Global Equity Income

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OEICs and Unit Trusts

Name1 Year (%)3 Years (%)5 Years (%)Fund Size (M)Yield (%)
Aberdeen World Equity Income I Inc34.3628.1433.5883.613.90Buy
Aptus Global Financials B Inc GBP34.2033.09-210.615.20Buy
Artemis Global Income I Inc33.6654.87123.643,463.252.92Buy
Aviva Inv Global Equity Income 2 Inc27.4753.9677.7533.182.93Buy
Baillie Gifford Global Income Growth B Inc30.2749.8976.91383.502.68Buy
BlackRock Global Income D Inc27.7056.0187.94161.932.45Buy
CF Canlife Global Equity Income C Inc GBP26.9040.64-30.773.16Buy
Fidelity Global Enhanced Income W Inc24.6553.35-207.504.66Buy
Fidelity Global Enhanced Income W Monthly Inc23.9152.59-207.50-Buy
Fidelity Global Dividend W Inc24.7756.70105.93757.002.69Buy
Fidelity Global Dividend Y GBP24.4755.63104.25757.002.69Buy
Fidelity Global Dividend W Monthly Inc24.4756.37105.60757.00-Buy
Henderson Global Equity Income I Inc26.9444.92-843.263.30Buy
Invesco Perpetual Global Equity Income Z Inc29.2040.4991.33814.233.09Buy
JPM Global Equity Income C Inc29.4050.4084.0775.532.77Buy
JPM Global Equity Income C Hedged Inc GBP17.6725.7966.8375.532.86Buy
Jupiter Global Equity Income I Inc33.7349.86-62.272.40Buy
Lazard Global Equity Income A Inc35.9827.8451.97262.213.90Buy
Lazard Global Equity Income C Inc36.3228.8052.97262.21-Buy
Legg Mason IF ClearBridge Global Equity Income X Inc36.8835.8086.8230.373.40Buy

Investment Trusts

Name1 Year (%)3 Years (%)5 Years (%)DiscountNAV
Scottish American Investment Company PLC40.3958.1179.104.85325.81Buy
Blue Planet Investment Trust PLC ORD 1P58.5436.35139.94-22.5758.12Buy
F&C Managed Portfolio Trust Income25.7522.4467.490.33132.07Buy
Henderson Diversified Income LD Ord12.7620.9254.633.1390.30Buy
Henderson International Income Trust plc39.0652.6084.69-0.67152.40Buy
Invesco Perpetual Enhanced Income Limited26.1730.2996.883.2375.32Buy
Invesco Perpetual Select Global Equity plc28.5845.88117.54-1.12194.42Buy
London & St Lawrence Investment Company20.5320.6179.920.91381.76Buy
Murray International Trust PLC Ord 25p47.7535.6646.82-2.211,194.39Buy
Securities Trust Of Scotland35.1831.7466.38-4.39175.97Buy


Name6 Months (%)1 Year (%)3 Years (%)5 Years (%)CurrencySector
LYXOR SG Global Quality Income NTR UCITS ETF D GBP5.0922.8537.95-GBXEquity - InternationalBuy


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