fe Awards 2005 - Fund Launch of the year

UBS (LUX) KEY SELECTION SICAV GLOBAL ALLOCATION FUND The trophy for this category goes to UBS and its Global Allocation Fund. The fund provides investors with a well-diversified portfolio of seven major global equity and bond markets, with exposure to 12 global sectors, as many as 60 countries and hundreds of security holdings.
  It aims to maximise long-term returns consisting of current income and capital appreciation by employing a very active portfolio management and flexible asset allocation depending on the current market environment.
  UBS says its success is down to the cross-border teamwork of its specialists in product development and management, investment management research as well distribution and marketing.
  The UBS (Lux) Key Selection Sicav - Global Allocation fund specialises in flexible asset allocation over seven sub-asset classes, which comprise of US, global and emerging market equities as well as US, global, emerging market and high yield bonds. It can take advantage of market opportunities as they arise by quickly adjusting weightings.

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