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    Moderate

    Goal: Positive long-term returns, taking a moderate level of risk

    Strategy: Diversify across a balanced mix of higher and lower-risk investments

    Composition: A blend of stocks, bonds and alternatives, tilting towards preferred markets and all via low cost ETFs

    Risk level: Medium


    Minimum investment:
    CHF 10,000

  • Performance

    6.95%

    Total Return since inception*
    Performance is net of all fees


    Performance breakdown
    YTD: -6.84%
    2019: 14.1%
    2018: -7.74%
    2017: 8.61%
    2016: 0.42%

    *As of 31/10/20. Past performance is not an indicator of future performance. For a full overview of performance, please see the product sheet

    Quarterly product sheet

    Quarterly commentary

Investments inspired by BlackRock

Investments inspired by BlackRock

We’ve partnered with BlackRock, the world’s largest asset manager, to offer you a moderate-risk investment portfolio targeting long-term returns.

Our balanced portfolio provides diversified exposure to stocks, alternatives and bonds, helping you to achieve better long-term growth while limiting the risk to your capital.

We draw upon BlackRock’s world-class investment data and insights to manage your portfolio, which we build with the company’s market-leading range of iShares ETFs. 

Keep your costs low 

Total expected cost: 1.05% per annum

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Percentage of investmentCHF 10,000 Investment

Service Costs

Ongoing costs

Management Fee

0.75%CHF 75.00
Transaction costs0.02%CHF 2.00
Incidental costs0%CHF 0.00
Ancilliary costs0%CHF 0.00
One-off costs0%CHF 0.00

Product Costs

Ongoing costs0.28%CHF 28.00
Transaction costs0%CHF 0.00
Incidental costs0%CHF 0.00
Ancilliary costs0%CHF 0.00
One-off costs0%CHF 0.00

Third Party Costs

0%CHF 0.00

TOTAL

1.05%CHF 105.00

The service fee is deducted quarterly on a pro rata basis. The minimum investment is CHF 10,000.

*An estimate that depends on the portfolio activity and investments selected, which may change with time.

**ETFs have a small charge built into their performance, known as the Total Expense Ratio (TER). This is payable to the ETF provider and is not charged by Saxo Bank.

No hidden fees

Platform fee

No cost to access Saxo’s full capabilities.

Entry fee and exit fee

Add more or withdraw at no cost.

Custody fee

No fee for simply having money with us.

Frequently asked questions

If you haven’t already done so, you’ll need to open a Saxo account and add the amount you intend to invest, subject to the minimum amount for each portfolio. Then follow these steps:

  1. Open the SaxoTraderGO platform and click the ‘SaxoSelect’ tab
  2. Click the ‘Invest’ button, next to your chosen portfolio
  3. If this is your first time with SaxoSelect, you’ll need to complete a set of suitability questions specifically for managed portfolios (this is different to an appropriateness test, which relates to self-directed investing)
  4. Open the trade ticket and enter the amount you’d like to invest

No, you don’t. Once you’ve invested in a managed portfolio, we will automatically create a sub-account dedicated to that portfolio under your existing Saxo account.

There is no minimum investment period and you can exit at any time for no additional cost. However, it’s important to remember that our managed portfolios are designed for long-term investing and we’d only recommend them if you intend to invest for several years.

Compared to traditional wealth managers we offer a compelling and cost effective way to have your money managed, with some of our portfolio less than half of the cost of an expensive wealth service.

The Costs explained

Service Fee: This is the fee charged for Saxo to manage your money. It is an annual cost, deducted quarterly on a pro-rata basis. You can find more information on the service fee here.

Expected ETF Costs: If your portfolio invests into ETFs, you should know that the ETF manufacturer takes their charge from within the ETF. This is convenient as it means there are no cash transactions (to the ETF manufacture to cover costs), costs are simply reflected in the performance of the ETF.

Our fees depend on the managed portfolio you choose to invest in.

To see how our annual service fee is calculated, click here

To see how our performance fee (if applicable) is calculated, click here.

As with all investing, there is a relationship between the amount of risk you take and the level of returns you could receive (both positively and negatively). The risk profiles of managed portfolios indicate the potential severity of a loss (of value) during a negative period. As a reference, investing into stocks is considered high risk and during a bad period the stock market could lose around 20%, based on historic events. 

Medium risk
During a bad period, this portfolio is expected to incur less of a loss than stock markets. For reference, stocks markets could lose 20% or more in an extreme scenario and in this portfolio we would expect bewteen 10% and 15%. 


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Choose your portfolio

Select a portfolio suited to your goals and risk appetite, then complete our short profile questionnaire.

Invest

Confirm your managed portfolio and invest. We will place all the investments for you, in your account.

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*As of 31/10/20. Past performance is not an indicator of future performance. For a full overview of performance click on “Read more”.

Profile Questionnaire
To help us find the best portfolios for you, we ask that you complete your profile before investing. This is a required step in the investment process and only takes a few minutes.

Investment risk
Investing in financial products always involves risk. As a general rule, you should only invest in financial products if you understand the risks associated with them. Investing in a portfolio with currency that differs from the base currency of your account carries the risk of exposure to changes in the rate of exchange between them. See the full Managed Portfolio Disclaimer for more information.

All trading carries risk. Losses can exceed deposits on margin products. You should consider whether you understand how our products work and whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money. To help you understand the risks involved we have put together a series of Key Information Documents (KIDs) highlighting the risks and rewards related to each product. The KIDs can be accessed here or within the trading platform. Please note that the full prospectus can be obtained free of charge from Saxo Bank (Switzerland) ltd. or the issuer.

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