JPMORGAN GLOBAL ALLOCATION FUND
There’s growth to be found when you know where to look.
With access to the entirety of J.P. Morgan’s global investment platform, the Global Allocation Fund searches worldwide to maximize total return, while also managing risk.
- A single-point access to the best of J.P. Morgan’s broad global investment platform.
- With broad allocation ranges, this flexible, capital appreciation-oriented solution represents J.P. Morgan’s highest conviction ideas across asset classes.
- It has delivered top-quintile performance over 3-years and top-decile performance for the 5-year periods.*
- Top-quartile performance 84% of the time over rolling 3-year period since inception.*
CUMULATIVE RETURNS SINCE INCEPTION, SELECT SHARES (5/31/11 – 9/30/16)
Source: J.P. Morgan Asset Management. Data as of 12/31/16. Shown for illustrative purposes only. Past performance is no guarantee of future results.
*World Allocation Category.Morningstar as of 12/31/16. Select Shares. Ranked: 1-yr (245/485), 3-yrs. (47/409), 5-yrs. (24/322) and 10-yrs. period n/a.
Fees and Minimums
Management and Commentary
About the team
Leverages a team of over 100 J.P. Morgan Multi-asset investment professionals worldwide:
- Includes 37 CFA charterholders, 22 MBAs, 6 PhDs.
- Access to a fund platform with 1.8 trillion in global assets under management.
- Invested for the world’s largest institutions and wealthiest individuals for over 40 years
- Lead portfolio manager Jeff Geller has 37 years of industry experience with 9 at J.P. Morgan
Total return assumes reinvestment of income.
The Fund's adviser and/or its affiliates have contractually agreed to waive fees and/or reimburse expenses to the extent Total Annual Fund Operating Expenses (excluding acquired fund fees and expenses, dividend and interest expenses related to short sales, interest, taxes, expenses related to litigation and potential litigation and extraordinary expenses) exceed 1.03% for A Shares, 1.53% for C Shares, 1.28% for R2 Shares and 0.78% for Select Shares of the average daily net assets. The Fund may invest in one or more money market funds advised by the adviser or its affiliates (affiliated money market funds). The Fund's adviser has contractually agreed to waive fees and/or reimburse expenses in an amount sufficient to offset the fees and expenses of the affiliated money market funds incurred by the Fund because of the Fund's investment in such money market funds. This waiver is in effect through 2/28/2018 for A Shares, 2/28/2018 for C Shares, 2/28/2018 for R2 Shares and 2/28/2018 for Select Shares, at which time the adviser and/or its affiliates will determine whether to renew or revise it. The difference between net and gross fees includes all applicable fee waivers and expense reimbursements.
Mutual funds have fees that reduce their performance: indexes do not. You cannot invest directly in an index.
MSCI World Index (net of foreign withholding taxes) is a broad measure of the performance of developed countries' equity markets.
The Bloomberg Barclays Global Aggregate Index provides a broad-based measure of the global investment-grade fixed income markets. Comprised of U.S. Aggregate, the Pan-European Aggregate, and the Asian-Pacific Aggregate Indices as well as Eurodollar and Euro-Yen corporate bonds, Canadian government, agency and corporate securities, and USD investment grade 144A securities. Constituents must be rated Baa3/BBB- or higher by at least two of the following: Moody's, S&P, Fitch.
The Global Allocation Composite Index is a composite benchmark of unmanaged indexes that includes 60% MSCI World Index (net of foreign withholdings taxes) and 40% Bloomberg Barclays Global Aggregate (Unhedged USD).
The performance of the Lipper Flexible Portfolio Funds Index includes expenses associated with a mutual fund, such as investment management fees. These expenses are not identical to the expenses charged by the Fund. An individual cannot invest directly in an index.
The Bloomberg Barclays U.S. Aggregate Index is an unmanaged index representing SEC-registered taxable and dollar denominated securities. It covers the U.S. investment grade fixed rate bond market, with index components for government and corporate securities, mortgage pass-through, and asset-backed securities.
Total return assumes reinvestment of dividends and capital gains distributions and reflects the deduction of any sales charges, where applicable. Performance may reflect the waiver of a portion of the Fund's advisory or administrative fees and/or reimbursement of certain expenses for certain periods since the inception date. If fees had not been waived and/or certain expenses were not reimbursed, performance would have been less favorable.
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There may be additional fees or expenses associated with investing in a Fund of Funds strategy.
International investing has a greater degree of risk and increased volatility due to political and economic instability of some overseas markets. Changes in currency exchange rates and different accounting and taxation policies outside the U.S. can affect returns.
The top 10 holdings listed reflect only the Fund's long-term investments. Short-term investments are excluded. Holdings are subject to change. The holdings listed should not be considered recommendations to purchase or sell a particular security. Each individual security is calculated as a percentage of the aggregate market value of the securities held in the Fund and does not include the use of derivative positions, where applicable.
Sharpe ratio measures the fund's excess return compared to a risk-free investment. The higher the Sharpe ratio, the better the returns relative to the risk taken.
Tracking Error: The active risk of the portfolio, which determines the annualized standard deviation of the excess returns between the portfolio and the benchmark.
Alpha: The relationship between the performance of the Fund and its beta over a three-year period of time.
Standard deviation/Volatility: A statistical measure of the degree to which the Fund's returns have varied from its historical average. The higher the standard deviation, the wider the range of returns from its average and the greater the historical volatility. The standard deviation is calculated over a 36-month period based on Fund's monthly returns. The standard deviation shown is based on the Fund's Class A Shares or the oldest share class, where Class A Shares are not available.
R2: The percentage of a Fund's movements that result from movements in the index ranging from 0 to 100. A Fund with an R2 of 100 means that 100 percent of the Fund's movement can completely be explained by movements in the Fund's external index benchmark.
Risk measures are calculated based upon the Funds' broad-based index as stated in the prospectus.