Architas MA Passive Intermediate R Acc

Ranked 36 out of 395 in - Balanced GBP over 12 months
All calculations are in GBP unless stated

Managed by

Alex Burn

Alex Burn leads research on Asian and Japanese equity funds at Architas, as well as co-managing the Global Equity Income and Passive portfolios. Burn joined Architas in 2013 from the AXA UK graduate scheme. He has a BA in corporate management and is IMC qualified. He has also been a CFA charterholder since May 2017.

Sheldon MacDonald

Sheldon MacDonald, CFA, is deputy CIO at Architas based in London. He joined the firm in 2010 and prior to this he was a fund of funds manager at Nedgroup Investments. With 22 years of investment experience, he has a BComm in Financial Accounting and Economics, is a CFA Charterholder and holds the IMC. Outside of asset management Sheldon enjoys the theatre, music, travel, rugby, soccer and skiing.


The objective of the Fund is to provide returns on investment by investing in a diverse range of assets. The Fund pursues its aim by investing mainly in underlying funds and funds which are traded on stock exchanges. The underlying funds may invest in a wide range of financial instruments including shares, tradable debt issued by companies, governments and other institutions, which can easily be converted into cash, freely transferrable rights to buy other investments at a future date and financial contracts that derive their values from those of other investment instruments or indices. The underlying funds may invest in the UK or overseas, including in emerging markets.

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Balanced GBP over : 31/03/2018 - 31/03/2019

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 31/03/2019 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2019 5.1%
2018 -3.0% -4.2% 5.7% 1.3% -5.4%
2017 7.0% 2.7% 0.2% -0.3% 4.4%
2016 17.3% 1.9% 4.0% 7.8% 2.7%
2015 2.4% 5.2% -4.0% -3.5% 5.1%
2014 8.5% 0.5% 2.3% 2.1% 3.4%
2013 6.8% 7.1% -3.4% 3.0% 0.1%
2012 8.2% 4.7% -3.2% 3.9% 2.8%
2011 -2.5% 0.5% -0.3% -6.2% 3.8%
2010 10.2% 5.1% -5.3% 6.6% 3.9%
2009 16.0% -9.3% 8.2% 14.9% 2.8%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Asset Allocation



Top 10 Holdings

Stock Size
BCIF Corporate Bond Tracker L Acc 12.38%
Vanguard UK Investment Grade Bond Index Acc GBP 12.25%
BCIF UK Equity Tracker L Acc 10.47%
Vanguard FTSE UK AllShareIdx UnitTr A GBP Acc 10.31%
BCIF Overseas Government Bond Tracker L Acc 8.61%
Vanguard US Equity Index GBP Acc 6.81%
BCIF US Equity Tracker L Acc 6.33%
Vanguard FTSE Developed Europe ex UK UCITS ETF EUR 5.89%
Vanguard UK Government Bond Index Acc 4.65%
BCIF UK Gilts All Stocks Tracker L Acc 4.09%

Registered For Sale In

  1. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date05/11/2008
  • Share Class size54Mn
  • Base currencyGBP
  • ISIN GB00B3CQK065

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment500
  • Min. regular additional investment50


  • Annual management1.00%

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