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Fund name changes – Newton Oriental Fund and Newton UK Income Fund

With effect from 10 June 2019 the Newton Oriental Fund and the Newton UK Income Fund will undergo a name change following internal rebranding at BNY Mellon after their historic acquisition of Newton in 1998.

Impacts on
these guided-architecture products

Impacts on
open architecture products including

  • PIMS
  • Choice
  • Select

Funds available in our guided-architecture products

The Newton Oriental Fund and Newton UK Income Fund can both be found in our guided architecture product Kudos. A comparison of the current fund names and the revised changes that will be applied to the funds are detailed in the table below.


Funds available in our open-architecture products

Various funds in our open-architecture products will be subject to a fund name change. 


You can view a copy of the Newton notification documents opposite. 


Current fund nameNew fund name

Newton Oriental Fund (GBP) Inc 


Newton UK Income Fund (GBP) Inc

BNY Mellon Oriental Fund (GBP) Inc 


BNY Mellon UK Income Fund (GBP) Inc




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