An index-tracker fund is designed to provide a return that closely follows the performance of the index it's tracking.
We all know that the performance of a particular market can change dramatically and the last 10 years have seen some notable ups and downs. Despite these, experience has shown that investing in equities over the long term (of at least five years) has generally resulted in a positive return.
Here are some more reasons to trust in our trackers:
Index-tracker funds tend to have lower fund management charges meaning more of your money stays invested.
An index-tracker fund is designed to give you broad exposure to a particular market, generally investing in a larger number of companies than an actively managed fund. This means it spreads the risk.
Over 3,000 UK pension providers trust us to manage their index-tracking investment (Source: Legal & General Investment Management, October 2012). With this many people relying on our expertise, you’ll be in good company.
Legal & General manages £227 billion of index-tracking investments (as at June 2012), making us one of the largest providers in the UK. This is a testament to our experience and expertise from the generations of investing on behalf of our customers.
Find out more about our range of index-tracking funds that invest across a range of sectors and regions.
We're one of the UK's largest providers of index-tracker investments.
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