Landsbref Selected Equities Fund

Who should invest?

The Landsbanki Selected Equities Fund ("Úrvalsbréf" in Icelandic) is tailored to investors wishing to invest in Icelandic equities listed on the Iceland Stock Exchange. The fund's benchmark is the OMXI-15 index, which is composed of the 15 largest and most actively traded companies on the Iceland Stock Exchange. By investing in the Icelandic Selected Equities Fund you benefit from Landsbanki's experience and expertise in the Icelandic equity market.

Investment Strategy

The fund invests a minimum of 50% of its assets in listed shares on the Iceland Stock Exchange. The fund may invest up to 10% of its assets in other securities. The fund's objective is to outperform the OMXI6 index.


Min: 2.30 Max: 3.07 Start: 2.94 End: 2.64

Investment Policy

Investment categories 8/1/2020 Min Max
Equities listed on Nasdaq Iceland and First North 79.6% 50% 100%
Unlisted Icelandic equities 6.8% 0% 20%
Icelandic shares listed on overseas stock exchanges 6.2% 0% 50%
Unit shares in institutional funds 3.5% 0% 20%
Unit shares in mutual funds investing in equities 2.8% 0% 20%
Deposits 1.3% 0% 30%
Derivatives 0.0% 0% 20%
Cash 0.0% 0% 10%
Other securities 0.0% 0% 10%
Unit shares in investment funds investing in equities 0.0% 0% 20%

About the Fund

The Fund is an investment fund (non-UCITS) operating pursuant to Act No. 128/2011, on UCITS, Investment Funds and Institutional Investor Funds, and is supervised by the Icelandic Financial Supervisory Authority (FME). Investors should note that investment funds are less restricted in their investment policy than UCITS according to law. The Fund is managed by Landsbréf hf., a management company licensed to operate in Iceland and supervised by the FME. Landsbankinn hf. serves as custodian bank for the Fund. Information about taxation is available in the document “Taxation”. Investment in funds always involves risk as the price of units can both increase and decrease due to changes in the value of underlying assets and exchange rate fluctuations where fund assets are in foreign currencies. Past returns are not necessarily an indication of future returns. Investors are advised to acquaint themselves thoroughly with key information and the prospectus of funds prior to investing. Redemption value of unit shares.

Share Classes
Bloomberg ISIN Min investment Man. fee
LAISSEF IR IS0000006245 5,000 ISK 1.65%

More information

  • Contact us by phone +354 410 4040 | e-mail | Online form
  • Landsbanki - Investments and Pension Services
  • Austurstraeti 11
  • 155 Reykjavik, Iceland

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Nominal Return

Nominal Return 7/31/2020

Period Uppsafn. Ársgr.
YtD -10.58% -
Past month -0.86% -
Past 2 months 0.92% -
Past 3 months 6.63% -
Past 6 months -10.52% -
Past year -10.58% -10.58%
Past 2 years 3.98% 1.97%
Past 3 years -6.56% -2.23%
Past 4 years -12.91% -3.40%
Past 5 years -2.04% -0.41%


Registration no. 670898-9549
Fund type Equity fund
Legal form Non-UCITS
Inception date January 1, 1998
Domicile Iceland
Net asset value 7,450.2 m. ISK
Base currency ISK
Fund managers Halldór Kristinsson Egill D. Brynjólfsson
Trading hours 9:30 AM - 2:30 PM GMT
Settlement - Buys 2 bankdays
Settlement - Sells 2 bankdays
Bid-ask spread 2%
Transaction fee 450 ISK
Subscription available Yes
Spread discount for subscribers 100%