Fact sheet: Schroder ISF US Sm Cos

Fund information
Fund name
Schroder ISF US Smaller Companies B Acc NAV
Fund manager company
Schroder Investmt Mgt(LUX)S.A.
Fund type
Offshore Fund
Fund manager
  • Jenny Jonessince 30/12/2002
Fund objective
To provide capital growth primarily through investment in equity securities of smaller US companies. Smaller US companies are considered companies which, at the time of purchase, form the bottom 30% by market capitalisation of the US market.
Benchmark
  • Russell 2000
Investment style
Growth
Investment method
Shares
Quick stats
1 Year return
18.7%
1 Year rank in sector
19/31
Sector
FO Equity - Small Cap USA
Yield
-
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.
2.45%
Fund size
£386m (£306m 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.
116
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Performance snapshot

Holdings snapshot

  • USA92.3%
    Not Specified6.6%
    Israel0.6%
    Canada0.4%
  • Financials16.7%
    Industrials15.2%
    Health Care14%
    Information Technology13.5%
    Consumer Discretionary12.2%
  • US Equities87.9%
    Money Market6.9%
    Others4.1%
    Israeli Equities0.6%
    Canadian Equities0.4%

Performance vs Sector

Cumulative performance
 1 mth3 mth6 mth1 yr3 yr5 yr
Fund-3.7%-0.2%8.7%18.7%18.2%65.7%
Sector-3.6%-0.5%6.7%21.3%15.9%64.4%
Rank within sector20 / 3515 / 3511 / 3319 / 3110 / 2612 / 24
Quartile3rd2nd2nd3rd2nd2nd
Calendar performance
 YTD - 20172016201520142013
Fund0.3%16.3%-3.6%8.7%33.5%
Sector0.1%18.3%-4.1%4.8%37.9%
Rank within sector17 / 3515 / 3018 / 274 / 2521 / 25
Quartile2nd2nd3rd1st4th
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.
1.73
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.
0.9
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.
0.33
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%.
12.82
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.
2.98
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.
0.39
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.
0.96
Price movement
52 week high123.2
52 week low98.28
Current bid price-
Current offer price-
Current mid price118.29
Region
1USA92.3%
2Not Specified6.64%
3Israel0.64%
4Canada0.42%
Industry sector
1Financials16.71%
2Industrials15.24%
3Health Care13.99%
4Information Technology13.47%
5Consumer Discretionary12.19%
6Others11.06%
7Real Estate5.71%
8Materials4.33%
9Energy3.41%
Asset type
1US Equities87.87%
2Money Market6.85%
3Others4.15%
4Israeli Equities0.64%
5Canadian Equities0.42%
6Alternative Investment Strategies0.07%
Individual holdings
1SCHRODER ISF US DOLLAR LIQUIDITY I ACC NAV USD4.43%
2BRUNSWICK CORP1.48%
3GENERAC HLDGS1.45%
4CATALENT INC1.44%
5ENTEGRIS INC1.44%
6WESTERN ALLIANCE BANCORP1.38%
7ALLEGIANT TRAVEL1.34%
8PTC INC1.32%
9CIENA CORP1.28%
Management
Fund manager group
Schroders
Fund manager company
Schroder Investmt Mgt(LUX)S.A.
Fund type
Offshore Fund
Fund objective
To provide capital growth primarily through investment in equity securities of smaller US companies. Smaller US companies are considered companies which, at the time of purchase, form the bottom 30% by market capitalisation of the US market.
Benchmark
  • Russell 2000
Investment style
Growth
Investment method
Shares
Fund manager
NameSinceBiography
Jenny Jones30/12/2002Jenny B. Jones is the Head of the U.S. Small and SMID Cap Equity team, based in New York. Joined Schroders in 2002 as Head of the US Small Cap Equity. Became responsible for the US SMID cap product upon its launch in 2004. In 1996 she was appointed Senior Vice President at Morgan Stanley Investment Management and became an Executive Director in 2000. From 1990, she was head of the Small Cap Value department at Oppenheimer Capital, L.P. In 1983 she joined Mutual of America Life Insurance Co. as a portfolio manager, having joined Shearson/American Express as a financial consultant in 1982. Investment career commenced in 1980 when she joined Drexel Burnham as a sales liaison/assistant options strategist. She holds a BA (Hons), Yale University. MBA, New York University.
Compliance
Transparent for Austrian Tax, Transparent for Swiss Tax, Distributor Status, Reporting Fund Status, UCITS IV Compliant, MAS Unrestricted Scheme
Domicile
No data available.
Fund for sale in
Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Switzerland, Chile, Germany, Denmark, Spain, Finland, France, United Kingdom, Gibraltar, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, Italy, Luxembourg, Macau, Netherlands, Norway, Offshore, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Singapore, Sweden, Taiwan - Province Of China
Schroder ISF US Smaller Companies A Acc
Initial charge5%
Annual charge1.5%
Min single investment£1,000
Min regular saving£1,000
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.85%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.91%
Bid price136.277
Offer price143.4495
Mid price-
CurrencyUSD
Price updated22/03/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeSM96
Schroder ISF US Smaller Companies A Acc NAV
Initial charge5%
Annual charge1.5%
Min single investment£1,000
Min regular saving£1,000
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.85%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.91%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price136.277
CurrencyUSD
Price updated22/03/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeDVD0
Schroder ISF US Smaller Companies A Dis
Initial charge5%
Annual charge1.5%
Min single investment£1,000
Min regular saving£1,000
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.85%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.91%
Bid price132.0713
Offer price139.0224
Mid price-
CurrencyUSD
Price updated22/03/2017
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeSS07
Schroder ISF US Smaller Companies A Dis NAV
Initial charge5%
Annual charge1.5%
Min single investment£1,000
Min regular saving£1,000
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.85%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.91%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price132.0713
CurrencyUSD
Price updated22/03/2017
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeDVD1
Schroder ISF US Smaller Companies A1 Acc
Initial charge4%
Annual charge1.5%
Min single investment£1,000
Min regular saving£1,000
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)2.35%
Total expense ratio (TER)2.41%
Bid price127.6369
Offer price132.9551
Mid price-
CurrencyUSD
Price updated22/03/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeIZ72
Schroder ISF US Smaller Companies A1 Acc NAV
Initial charge4%
Annual charge1.5%
Min single investment£1,000
Min regular saving£1,000
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)2.35%
Total expense ratio (TER)2.41%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price127.6369
CurrencyUSD
Price updated22/03/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeDVD2
Schroder ISF US Smaller Companies B Acc
Initial charge-
Annual charge1.5%
Min single investment£1,000
Min regular saving£1,000
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)2.45%
Total expense ratio (TER)2.51%
Bid price118.2925
Offer price118.2925
Mid price-
CurrencyUSD
Price updated22/03/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeSM97
Schroder ISF US Smaller Companies B Acc NAV
Initial charge-
Annual charge1.5%
Min single investment£1,000
Min regular saving£1,000
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)2.45%
Total expense ratio (TER)2.51%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price118.2925
CurrencyUSD
Price updated22/03/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeDVD3
Schroder ISF US Smaller Companies B Dis
Initial charge-
Annual charge1.5%
Min single investment£1,000
Min regular saving£1,000
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)2.45%
Total expense ratio (TER)2.51%
Bid price114.5817
Offer price114.5817
Mid price-
CurrencyUSD
Price updated22/03/2017
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeS163
Schroder ISF US Smaller Companies B Dis NAV
Initial charge-
Annual charge1.5%
Min single investment£1,000
Min regular saving£1,000
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)2.45%
Total expense ratio (TER)2.51%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price114.5817
CurrencyUSD
Price updated22/03/2017
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeDVD4
Schroder ISF US Smaller Companies C Acc
Initial charge1%
Annual charge1%
Min single investment£500,000
Min regular saving£250,000
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.3%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.31%
Bid price156.1916
Offer price157.7693
Mid price-
CurrencyUSD
Price updated22/03/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeSM98
Schroder ISF US Smaller Companies C Acc NAV
Initial charge1%
Annual charge1%
Min single investment£500,000
Min regular saving£250,000
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.3%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.31%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price156.1916
CurrencyUSD
Price updated22/03/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeDVD6
Schroder ISF US Smaller Companies C Dis
Initial charge1%
Annual charge1%
Min single investment£500,000
Min regular saving£250,000
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.3%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.31%
Bid price151.2956
Offer price152.8238
Mid price-
CurrencyUSD
Price updated22/03/2017
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeSH69
Schroder ISF US Smaller Companies C Dis NAV
Initial charge1%
Annual charge1%
Min single investment£500,000
Min regular saving£250,000
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.3%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.31%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price151.2956
CurrencyUSD
Price updated22/03/2017
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeDVD7
Schroder ISF US Smaller Companies I Acc
Initial charge-
Annual charge-
Min single investment£5,000,000
Min regular saving£2,500,000
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)0.06%
Total expense ratio (TER)0.06%
Bid price187.6425
Offer price187.6425
Mid price-
CurrencyUSD
Price updated22/03/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeIZ99
Schroder ISF US Smaller Companies I Acc NAV
Initial charge-
Annual charge-
Min single investment£5,000,000
Min regular saving£2,500,000
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)0.06%
Total expense ratio (TER)0.06%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price187.6425
CurrencyUSD
Price updated22/03/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeDVD8
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