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Polar Cap Glb Health - Top Ten Equity Holdings and Exposures

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Polar Capital Global Health Tst PLC
06 August 2020
 

6th August 2020

 

Polar Capital Global Healthcare Trust plc (the "Company")

 

Top Ten Equity Holdings and Sector and Geographic Exposure as at 31st July 2020 and full portfolio listing as at 30th June 2020 available from the company's website

 

Polar Capital Global Healthcare Trust plc is pleased to announce that as at 31st July 2020 the top ten equity holdings and the sector and geographic breakdown were as follows:

 

Top 10 Holdings         

%

Becton Dickinson

5.0%

Medtronic

4.7%

Amgen

4.7%

Roche

4.6%

Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co

4.4%

Avantor

3.6%

Sanofi

3.6%

Koninklijke Philips

3.4%

INC Research Holdings

3.2%

Horizon Pharma

3.1%

Total

40.3%

 

 

Sector Exposure

%

Healthcare Equipment

23.3%

Biotechnology

20.5%

Pharmaceuticals

19.2%

Life Sciences Tools & Services

15.4%

Managed Healthcare

8.4%

Healthcare Services

6.5%

Healthcare Supplies

4.5%

Healthcare Distributors

4.1%

Healthcare Technology

2.5%

Healthcare Facilities

2.0%

Insurance Brokers

0.6%

Cash

-7.0%

Total

100.0%

 

 

Geographic Exposure

%

United States

68.7%

Germany

7.4%

Netherlands

6.2%

Denmark

5.7%

Ireland

5.2%

Switzerland

4.6%

United Kingdom

4.0%

France

3.6%

Japan

1.5%

Cash

-7.0%

Total

100.0%

 

 

 

Gearing Ratio as calculated in accordance with the guidelines of the Association of Investment Companies, was 6.9%. Gearing is made up of structural debt provided by the subsidiary company PCGH ZDP plc, through the issue of zero dividend preference shares.

 

 

The monthly factsheet will usually be available on the Company's website on the 10th working day after the month end and includes a commentary by the investment manager.  www.Polarcapitalhealthcaretrust.com

 

Neither the contents of the Company's website nor the contents of any website accessible from the hyperlinks on the Company's website (or any other website) is incorporated into or forms part of this announcement.


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