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Allianz Global Investors – Allianz RiskMaster Growth

Allianz Global Investors – Allianz RiskMaster Growth

Type: Oeic

Aim: Growth by investing in a multi-asset portfolio managed to a growth risk portfolio with target volatility of 15-20%

Minimum investment: A shares Lump sum £500, monthly £50, C shares initial £100,000

Investment split: 30.4% global equities, 19.9% emerging markets equities, 16% commodities, 16.5% real estate, 4% absolute return strategies, 6.6% emerging market bonds, 2.8% treasury bonds, 3.8%  corporate bonds

Isa eligible: Yes

Charges: A shares initial 4%, annual 1.5%, C shares annual 0.75%

Commission: A shares initial 3%, renewal 0.5%

Tel: 0800 389 4696



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