Fact sheet: SJP Global Smaller Companies

Fund information
Fund name
SJP Global Smaller Companies L Acc
Fund manager company
St. Jamess Place UT Group Ltd
Fund type
Unit Trust
Fund managers
  • Kevin Becksince 09/10/2016
  • Anand Vasagirisince 09/10/2016
Fund objective
The investment objective of the Scheme is to provide capital appreciation through investment in a concentrated portfolio of quoted securities on a worldwide basis. The Trust will be invested, at the Manager's discretion, primarily in global equities and may also be invested in cash or near cash.
Benchmark
  • No Specified Index
Investment style
Value
Investment method
Shares
Quick stats
1 Year return
42.1%
1 Year rank in sector
39/252
Sector
UT Global
Yield
0.3%
Ongoing charge (OCF)
?A fund’s ongoing charges figure (OCF) is similar to the old-style total expense ratio. It reflects the annual charge to investors in the fund, in percentage terms, but does not include extra performance-related fees (where these are levied) or the fund’s trading expenses on its underlying investments.
2.14%
Fund size
£79m (£59m last year)
FE Risk score
?FE Risk Scores measure the riskiness of instruments relative to the FTSE 100 index of shares. Weekly volatility is measured over three years with recent behaviour counting more heavily than earlier behaviour. Cash-type investments will have scores close to zero. Funds will tend to have scores in the 0-150 range. The FTSE 100 is always scored at 100. There is no upper limit.
120
Bid price
138.9
Offer price
146.2
Top in this sector
Fund name1 Year
First State Gbl Resrcs107.6%
Natixis HarsAsGblConcntdEq63.8%
NFU Mutual Global Growth63.2%
Orbis Gbl Eq60.9%
M&G Global Dividend57.4%
...more in UT Global

Performance snapshot

Holdings snapshot

  • USA30.9%
    UK20.3%
    Japan11.2%
    Switzerland5.2%
    Netherlands3.7%
  • Consumer Discretionary16.4%
    Financials15.3%
    Industrials14.5%
    Materials14.2%
    Information Technology9.7%
  • US Equities30.9%
    UK Equities13%
    Japanese Equities11.2%
    Money Market9.3%
    Swiss Equities5.2%

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Performance vs Sector

Cumulative performance
 1 mth3 mth6 mth1 yr3 yr5 yr
Fund4.4%4.2%15.3%42.1%27%57.9%
Sector4.5%4.7%13.3%31.5%36.1%76.5%
Rank within sector166 / 268150 / 266102 / 26139 / 252181 / 229169 / 204
Quartile3rd3rd2nd1st4th4th
Calendar performance
 YTD - 20172016201520142013
Fund2.7%29.8%-2.1%-0.1%21%
Sector3.3%21%3.4%6.7%19.7%
Rank within sector196 / 26640 / 252226 / 242217 / 228120 / 216
Quartile3rd1st4th4th3rd
Risk statistics
Alpha
?Alpha is a measure of a fund's over- or under-performance by comparison to its benchmark. If the Alpha is 5, the fund has outperformed its benchmark by 5%; so the greater the Alpha, the greater the outperformance.
-3.76
Beta
?Beta estimates a fund's volatility by comparison to that of its benchmark. A fund with a beta close to 1 means that the fund will move generally in line with the benchmark. Higher than 1 and the fund is more volatile than the benchmark and vice versa.
1.98
Sharpe
?This commonly-used measure calculates the level of return over and above the return of a notional risk-free investment, such as cash. The difference in returns is then divided by the fund's volatility. The resulting ratio is an indication of the amount of excess return generated per unit of risk.
0.36
Volatility
?Volatility (or standard deviation), when applied to an investment fund, expresses its risk. It shows how widely a range of returns varied from the fund's average return over a particular period. For example, if a fund had an average return of 5%, and its volatility was 15, this would mean that the range of its returns over the period had swung between +20% and -10%.
13.46
Tracking error
?This measures the standard deviation of a fund's excess returns over the returns of an index or benchmark portfolio. As such, it can be an indication of 'riskiness' in the manager's investment style. A Tracking Error below 2 suggests a passive approach. At 3 and above the the manager will be deploying a more active investment style.
8.69
Information ratio
?This is a useful risk-adjusted measure of actively managed fund performance. It is calculated by deducting the returns of the fund's benchmark from the fund's overall returns, then dividing the result by its tracking error. The higher the Information Ratio the better. It is generally considered that a figure of 0.5 reflects a good performance, 0.75 very good, and 1.00 outstanding.
0.2
R-Squared
?An indication of how closely correlated a fund is to an index or a benchmark. Values for R-Squared range between 0 and 1, with 0 indicating no correlation at all and 1 showing a perfect match. Values upwards of 0.7 suggest that the fund's behaviour is increasingly linked to its benchmark.
0.76
Price movement
52 week high137.8
52 week low90.53
Current bid price138.9
Current offer price146.2
Current mid price-
Region
1USA30.89%
2UK20.29%
3Japan11.19%
4Switzerland5.19%
5Netherlands3.67%
6South Africa3.24%
7Canada2.83%
8France2.82%
9Korea2.54%
Industry sector
1Consumer Discretionary16.39%
2Financials15.27%
3Industrials14.54%
4Materials14.23%
5Information Technology9.71%
6Others9.27%
7Consumer Staples8.84%
8Health Care8.39%
9Real Estate3.35%
Asset type
1US Equities30.92%
2UK Equities12.96%
3Japanese Equities11.25%
4Money Market9.27%
5Swiss Equities5.19%
6American Emerging Equities3.88%
7Dutch Equities3.67%
8South African Equities3.24%
9Canadian Equities2.83%
Individual holdings
1ALLIED WORLD ASSURANCE CO HLDGS AG3.68%
2INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY CORP2.86%
3HAVAS2.82%
4CHEMTURA CORP2.76%
5CNO FINANCIAL GROUP INC2.75%
6KANSAI PAINT CO2.74%
7KLX INC2.65%
8CAPSTEAD MTGE.CORP2.4%
9PIONEER FOOD GROUP LIMITED2.32%
Management
Fund manager group
St James Place
Fund manager company
St. Jamess Place UT Group Ltd
Fund type
Unit Trust
Fund objective
The investment objective of the Scheme is to provide capital appreciation through investment in a concentrated portfolio of quoted securities on a worldwide basis. The Trust will be invested, at the Manager's discretion, primarily in global equities and may also be invested in cash or near cash.
Benchmark
  • No Specified Index
Investment style
Value
Investment method
Shares
Fund managers
NameSinceBiography
Kevin Beck09/10/2016Kevin has over 20 years of investment experience in the U.S., U.K. and Brazil. Prior to joining Paradice he was a Senior Analyst on the Artisan Partners International Value and Global Value investment funds. Prior to Artisan, he was Co-Portfolio Manager of the Denver Investment Advisors International Small Cap Equity Fund. He has also worked at Harris Associates and JPMorgan/Fleming. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst and has a Masters of Finance from the University of Wisconsin.
Anand Vasagiri09/10/2016Anand has 13 years of broad industry experience with over six years in investment management and research. Prior to joining Paradice, he was an Analyst on the Artisan Partners International Value and Global Value investment funds. Previous to Artisan, he was an Analyst at Pictet Asset Management in London, specialising in emerging markets. He also has global business experience as an Analyst for Credit Moscow Bank in Moscow and a business process consultant. He has an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, a MIM from the American Graduate School of International Management and a B.E (Mechanical Engineering) from M.N. National Institute of Technology, India.
Compliance
IA Recognised, Non UCITS Retail Scheme, UCITS IV Compliant
Domicile
No data available.
Fund for sale in
United Kingdom
SJP Global Smaller Companies H Acc
Initial charge-
Annual charge-
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price138.9
Offer price146.2
Mid price-
CurrencyGBX
Price updated16/01/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeNGRV
SJP Global Smaller Companies L Acc
Initial charge5%
Annual charge2.02%
Min single investment£1,500
Min regular saving£1,000
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)2.14%
Total expense ratio (TER)2.18%
Bid price138.9
Offer price146.2
Mid price-
CurrencyGBX
Price updated16/01/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeBLG4
SJP Global Smaller Companies L Inc
Initial charge5%
Annual charge2.02%
Min single investment£1,500
Min regular saving£1,000
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)2.14%
Total expense ratio (TER)2.18%
Bid price135.8
Offer price142.9
Mid price-
CurrencyGBX
Price updated16/01/2017
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeBLG5
SJP Global Smaller Companies Y Acc
Initial charge-
Annual charge-
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price-
CurrencyGBX
Price updated01/01/1900
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeNGRW
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