To achieve long-term capital growth by investing in companies domiciled or listed in, or exercising the predominant part of their economic activity in, less developed countries.
Management group
BlackRock Investment Management (UK)
Launch date
United Kingdom
Fund manager
Sam Vecht, Emily Fletcher, Sudaif Niaz
Dividend frequency
Wind-up provisions
The Company does not have a fixed life, however before the Company's fifth AGM, and at subsequent five yearly intervals, the Board will formulate proposals for Shareholders to realise the value of their ordinary shares at NAV less costs. The next continuation vote will be held in the AGM of 2026.
Market Cap (m) Total assets (m) Price (last close) NAV Discount / premium (%) Gearing (%) Dividend yield (%) Dividend dates Ongoing charge (%)
286.83 308.42 151.50 162.90 -7.00 0 4.16 May, Dec 1.38 (30/09/2023)


Dividends declared in last 12 months

Ex-Dividend date Payment date Dividend amount Special dividend Financial year
04/01/2024 14/02/2024 3.861 No 2023
15/06/2023 07/07/2023 2.441 No 2023

Performance (%)

Return type 1 year 3 years 5 years 10 years
BlackRock Frontiers Share price total return 16.2 44.5 42.4 91.7
Global Emerging Markets AIC sector Share price total return 10.9 -9.5 20.2 74.5
Morningstar Emerging Markets * Total return 14.1 5.1 34.4 101

* The Morningstar market index is not necessarily the official benchmark of the investment company, however it has been identified as an appropriate comparative index. Please hover over the definition for further detail on the index construction.

Share structure

Number of shares

Traded volumes (number of shares)

  Yesterday 1 month 1 year 5 years
Total 301,741 4,047,633 62,412,327 460,381,102
Average N/A 198,207 246,173 364,886

Traded values (m)

  Yesterday 1 month 1 year 5 years
Total 0.46 6.09 90.14 554.19
Average N/A 0.30 0.36 0.44

Trading details

ISIN TIDM Traded currency Stock exchange
GB00B3SXM832 BRFI GBX London Stock Exchange - MAIN
Chi-x Europe Limited
London Stock Exchange

Top holdings

Data as at : 31/03/2024

Investment % of total assets
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PT Bank Central Asia Tbk 4.6
Kaspi.kz JSC ADS 3.7
Emaar Properties PJSC 3.2
FPT Corp 3.1
Abdullah Al Othaim Markets Co 2.9
Ayala Land Inc 2.8
Etihad Etisalat Co JSC 2.6
Wizz Air Holdings PLC 2.5

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