Investment Management

Voya Global Real Estate Fund - Class A

Class T shares of the Fund are not currently offered.

Fund Description


  • Invests in REIT securities of companies of any market capitalization in a number of different countries, including the U.S.
  • Managed by CBRE Clarion Securities (CBRE Clarion), one of the world’s largest real estate investment companies
  • Follows a multi-step investment process for constructing the portfolio that combines top-down region and sector allocation with bottom-up individual stock selection
  • Employs an in-house valuation process that identifies investments with superior current income and growth potential relative to their peers. It examines several factors including: value and property, capital structure, and management and strategy

Investment Objective

The Fund seeks to provide investors with high total return, consisting of capital appreciation and current income.

Daily Prices as of 11/17/2017

Net Asset Value (NAV) $19.93
% Change -0.20
$ Change -0.04
Public Offering Price (POP) $21.15
YTD Return +7.77%

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Fund Facts

Ticker Symbol IGLAX
CUSIP 92913X845
Inception Date Nov 05, 2001
Dividends Paid Quarterly
Min. Initial Investment $1,000.00

Management Team

T. Ritson Ferguson, CFA

Portfolio Manager

Managed Fund since 2001

Steven D. Burton, CFA

Portfolio Manager

Managed Fund since 2001

Joseph P. Smith, CFA

Portfolio Manager

Managed Fund since 2007

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Average Annual Total Returns %

  As of Oct 31, 2017 As of Sep 30, 2017 Expense Ratios
  YTD 1 YR 3 YR 5 YR 10 YR Gross Net 1, 2
Net Asset Value +5.01 +4.59 +1.15 +5.01 +1.10 1.30% 1.30%
With Sales Charge -1.03 -1.44 -0.83 +3.78 +0.50
FTSE EPRA/NAREIT Developed Index +6.01 +6.12 +3.46 +6.45 +1.49
Net Asset Value +5.13 -1.86 +3.46 +5.28 +1.42 1.30% 1.30%
With Sales Charge -0.92 -7.50 +1.43 +4.04 +0.82
FTSE EPRA/NAREIT Developed Index +6.53 +0.57 +5.87 +6.73 +1.79

Inception Date - Class A: 11/05/01

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Current Maximum Sales Charge: 5.75%

1The Adviser has contractually agreed to limit expenses of the Fund. This expense limitation agreement excludes interest, taxes, investment-related costs, leverage expenses, and extraordinary expenses and may be subject to possible recoupment. Please see the Fund's prospectus for more information.

2The expense limits will continue through at least March 1, 2018. The Fund is operating under the contractual expense limits.

The performance quoted represents past performance and does not guarantee future results. Current performance may be lower or higher than the performance information shown. The investment return and principal value of an investment in the Portfolio will fluctuate, so that your shares, when redeemed, may be worth more or less than their original cost. See above “Average Annual Total Returns %” for performance information current to the most recent month-end. Returns for the other share classes will vary due to different charges and expenses. Performance assumes reinvestment of distributions and does not account for taxes.

Total investment return at net asset value has been calculated assuming a purchase at net asset value at the beginning of the period and a sale at net asset value at the end of the period; and assumes reinvestment of dividends, capital gain distributions and return of capital distributions/allocations, if any, in accordance with the provisions of the dividend reinvestment plan. Net asset value equals total Fund assets net of Fund expenses such as operating costs and management fees. Total investment return at net asset value is not annualized for periods less than one year.

Principal Risks

All investing involves risks of fluctuating prices and the uncertainties of rates of return and yield inherent in investing. Foreign Investing does pose special risks including currency fluctuation, economic and political risks not found in investments that are solely domestic. Emerging Market stocks may be especially volatile. Investing in stocks of Small- and Mid-Sized Companies may entail greater volatility and less liquidity than larger companies. Concentration of investments in one or more real estate industries, may subject the Fund to greater volatility than a portfolio which is less concentrated. Price Volatility, liquidity and other risks that accompany an investment in Global Real Estate Equities. Risks of the REIT's are similar to those associated with direct ownership of Real Estate, such as changes in real estate values and property taxes, interest rates, cash flow of underlying real estate assets, supply and demand, and the management skill and credit worthiness of the issuer. Other risks of the Fund include but are not limited to: Convertible Securities Risks; Rule 144A Securities Risks; Initial Public Offerings Risks; Market Trends Risks; Non-Diversification Risks; Other Investment Companies' Risks; Inability to Sell Securities Risks; and Securities Lending Risks. Investors should consult the Fund's Prospectus and Statement of Additional Information for a more detailed discussion of the Fund's risks.