Merian UK Smaller Coms Foc R GBP Inc (FUND:BLP58G8) - Fund price - Overview


Fund Report

Merian UK Smaller Companies Focus Fund R GBP Inc

Key Stats
Morningstar® CategoryUK Small-Cap Equity
Manager Name-
Inception Date30/05/2014
NAV 21/03/2019GBP 2.76
Day Change-0.76%
12 Month Yield0.00%
ISINIE00BLP58G83
SEDOLBLP58G8
Dividend FrequencyAnnually
Net Assets (mil) 31/12/2018325.04 GBP
Wrapper AvailabilityAll
Our Minimum Initial Investment1.00 Share
Pricing FrequencyDaily
Dealing Cut off Time14:15:00
Regular InvestmentYes
Actual Initial Charge0.00%
Exit Charge-
Custody ChargeYes
Ongoing Cost0.84%
AMC0.75%
Fund Rebate-

Morningstar Rating™

5 Stars

Morningstar Sustainability Rating

No Rating

No Rating


Sustainability Rating as of -

Benchmarks

Fund Benchmark

Numis Smaller Companies ex ITs

Morningstar® Benchmark

FTSE Small Cap Ex Investment Trust TR GBP

Morningstar Analyst Rating™

Bronze

Growth Of 10,000 (GBP) 28/02/2019

How has this security performed
201420152016201720182019
Fund0.6122.4623.9250.77-17.388.38
Category-1.2515.627.7125.97-11.985.28
Benchmark-2.6812.9912.5415.61-13.804.44
  • Fund: Merian UK Smaller Companies Focus Fund R GBP Inc
  • Category: UK Small-Cap Equity
  • Benchmark: FTSE Small Cap Ex Investment Trust TR GBP
Trailing Returns % (GBP) 21/03/2019
FundCatBmark
YTD12.017.535.32
3 Years Annualised20.5210.035.91
5 Years Annualised14.837.104.99
10 Years Annualised21.5516.9915.71

Morningstar SRRI

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Investment Objective

Merian UK Smaller Companies Focus Fund aims to provide capital growth from investing primarily in an equity portfolio of UK smaller companies. Smaller companies are defined for this purpose as those companies which are quoted on a regulated market and which have a market capitalisation no greater than the largest company in the Numis Smaller Companies Index at the time of initial investment. The Numis Smaller Companies Index is designed to monitor the performance of the smaller companies sector.

Portfolio Profile31/12/2018

Morningstar Style Box®

Equity Style

Large, Mid, SmallSize
Value, Blend, Growth
Style
Top Holdings
NameSector%
IncreaseDecreaseNew since last portfolio
DecreaseBlue Prism Group PLC Technology5.27
DecreaseFevertree Drinks PLC Consumer Defensive4.13
Marshalls PLC Basic Materials3.81
Boohoo Group PLC Consumer Cyclical3.79
Clinigen Group PLC Healthcare3.37
Asset Allocation %
LongShortNet
Stocks92.980.0092.98
Bonds0.000.000.00
Cash4.330.004.33
Other2.690.002.69
Top Stock Regions
Region%
United Kingdom98.69
Asia - Developed0.67
United States0.64
Canada0.00
Latin America0.00
Top Stock Sectors
Stock Sector%
Financial Services24.46
Technology19.79
Consumer Cyclical19.52
Industrials10.34
Basic Materials7.27
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