Fact sheet: Schroder UK Mid 250

Fund information
Fund name
Schroder UK Mid 250 Z Acc
Fund manager company
Schroder UT Managers
Fund type
Unit Trust
Fund manager
  • Andrew Broughsince 24/10/1999
Fund objective
The fund's investment objective is to achieve long-term capital growth by investing principally in companies listed in the FTSE 250 Index. The fund will invest principally in equities of companies whose shares are listed in the FTSE 250 Ex-Investment Companies Index. However, the fund may also hold former components of, or expected entrants into, that index if in the opinion of the Manager it may be advantageous to do so. Investment will be in directly held transferable securities. The fund may also invest in collective investment schemes, warrants and money market instruments.
Benchmark
  • FTSE 250 ex Investment Trusts TR
Investment style
Growth
Investment method
Shares
Quick stats
1 Year return
12.5%
1 Year rank in sector
246/278
Sector
UT UK All Companies
Yield
1.5%
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.
0.91%
Fund size
£1,181m (£1,366m 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.
94
Bid price
103.9
Offer price
105
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Performance snapshot

Holdings snapshot

  • UK97.5%
    Money Market1.6%
    Georgia0.9%
  • Financials27.4%
    Industrials22.6%
    Consumer Services17.9%
    Consumer Goods14.3%
    Basic Materials5.5%
  • UK Equities97.5%
    Money Market1.6%
    European Emerging Equities0.9%

Performance vs Sector

Cumulative performance
 1 mth3 mth6 mth1 yr3 yr5 yr
Fund3.1%5%13%12.5%5.2%104.4%
Sector3.8%4.6%12.5%21.4%16.6%67.3%
Rank within sector227 / 28684 / 284106 / 281246 / 278255 / 26628 / 252
Quartile4th2nd2nd4th4th1st
Calendar performance
 YTD - 20172016201520142013
Fund1.7%2%6.4%-1%43.2%
Sector2.5%11.2%3.7%0.6%25.7%
Rank within sector241 / 286256 / 278103 / 270213 / 26510 / 258
Quartile4th4th2nd4th1st
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.
-3.27
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.
1.17
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
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%.
13.82
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.
8.16
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.
-0.34
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.
0.67
Price movement
52 week high104.3
52 week low84.72
Current bid price103.9
Current offer price105
Current mid price-
Region
1UK97.46%
2Money Market1.63%
3Georgia0.92%
Industry sector
1Financials27.39%
2Industrials22.63%
3Consumer Services17.92%
4Consumer Goods14.25%
5Basic Materials5.48%
6Health Care4.73%
7Telecommunications3.28%
8Oil & Gas2.16%
9Money Market1.63%
Asset type
1UK Equities97.46%
2Money Market1.63%
3European Emerging Equities0.92%
Individual holdings
1GRAINGER PLC8.51%
2REDROW6.13%
3BOVIS HOMES GROUP4.97%
4DECHRA PHARMACEUTICALS3.41%
5PHOTO-ME INTERNATIONAL3.09%
6TELECOM PLUS3.02%
7FISHER(JAMES)& SONS PLC3%
8NORTHGATE PLC2.96%
9INVESTEC PLC2.74%
Management
Fund manager group
Schroders
Fund manager company
Schroder UT Managers
Fund type
Unit Trust
Fund objective
The fund's investment objective is to achieve long-term capital growth by investing principally in companies listed in the FTSE 250 Index. The fund will invest principally in equities of companies whose shares are listed in the FTSE 250 Ex-Investment Companies Index. However, the fund may also hold former components of, or expected entrants into, that index if in the opinion of the Manager it may be advantageous to do so. Investment will be in directly held transferable securities. The fund may also invest in collective investment schemes, warrants and money market instruments.
Benchmark
  • FTSE 250 ex Investment Trusts TR
Investment style
Growth
Investment method
Shares
Fund manager
NameSinceBiography
Andrew Brough24/10/1999Andy is Co-Head of our Pan European Small and Mid Cap Team. His investment career commenced in 1987 when he joined Schroders as a UK equity fund manager, becoming Co-Head of our UK Small Cap Team in 2002. He joined Price Waterhouse in 1985, where he qualified as a Chartered Accountant. He holds a Degree in Economics.
Compliance
IA Recognised, UCITS IV Compliant
Domicile
No data available.
Fund for sale in
United Kingdom
Schroder UK Mid 250 A Acc
Initial charge-
Annual charge1.5%
Min single investment£1,000
Min regular saving£500
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.66%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.66%
Bid price234
Offer price236.6
Mid price-
CurrencyGBX
Price updated16/01/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeQA65
Schroder UK Mid 250 A Inc
Initial charge-
Annual charge1.5%
Min single investment£1,000
Min regular saving£500
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.66%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.66%
Bid price198
Offer price200.1
Mid price-
CurrencyGBX
Price updated16/01/2017
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeQA66
Schroder UK Mid 250 L Acc
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.68%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)0.83%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price60.19
Offer price60.84
Mid price-
CurrencyGBX
Price updated16/01/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeJOVX
Schroder UK Mid 250 L Inc
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.68%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)0.83%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price57.68
Offer price58.31
Mid price-
CurrencyGBX
Price updated16/01/2017
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeJOVY
Schroder UK Mid 250 Z Acc
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.75%
Min single investment£1,000,000
Min regular saving£100,000
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)0.91%
Total expense ratio (TER)0.91%
Bid price103.9
Offer price105
Mid price-
CurrencyGBX
Price updated16/01/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi code0HD3
Schroder UK Mid 250 Z Inc
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.75%
Min single investment£1,000,000
Min regular saving£100,000
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)0.91%
Total expense ratio (TER)0.91%
Bid price97.26
Offer price98.32
Mid price-
CurrencyGBX
Price updated16/01/2017
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi code0HD4
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