BlackRock launches first property securities fund

BlackRock has launched its first property securities fund for the British retail market.

Aiming for capital growth, the BlackRock Global Property Securities Equity Tracker fund follows the FTSE Epra/Nareit Global Real Estate Series Developed index.

Manus Stapleton manages the portfolio, supported by BlackRock’s index portfolio management team. (article continues below)

It is the latest addtion to the BlackRock Collective Investment Funds range, a Ucits umbrella scheme including 11 different portfolios.