Fact sheet: TB Saracen UK Alpha

Fund information
Fund name
TB Saracen UK Alpha B Acc
Fund manager company
T. Bailey Fund Srvs Ltd (ACD)
Fund type
OEIC
Fund managers
  • Craig Yeamansince 01/01/2009
Fund objective
The objective of SGF is to achieve a higher rate of return than the FTSE-All Share, investing in a portfolio of UK equity securities with the potential for long term growth.
Benchmark
  • FTSE All Share
Investment style
Active,Growth
Investment method
Shares
Quick stats
1 Year return
0.7%
1 Year rank in sector
224/277
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.
1.25%
Fund size
£24m (£25m 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.
85
Mid price
5.9608
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Performance snapshot

Holdings snapshot

Performance vs Sector

Cumulative performance
 1 mth3 mth6 mth1 yr3 yr5 yr
Fund1.6%-0.5%2.3%0.7%19.7%83%
Sector-0.5%0.5%7.6%6.1%14%60.7%
Rank within sector14 / 284116 / 283231 / 280224 / 27758 / 26350 / 250
Quartile1st2nd4th4th1st1st
Calendar performance
 YTD - 20162015201420132012
Fund0.4%10.6%2.7%34.7%17.5%
Sector7%3.7%0.6%25.7%14.8%
Rank within sector230 / 27851 / 26968 / 26442 / 25783 / 251
Quartile4th1st2nd1st2nd
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.
0.77
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.
0.99
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.
0.16
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%.
11.93
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.
7.42
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.
0.06
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.
0.62
Price movement
52 week high6.23
52 week low5.01
Current bid price-
Current offer price-
Current mid price5.96
Region
1UK100%
Industry sector
1Others22.5%
2Household Goods13.4%
3Chemicals10.4%
4Support Services9.8%
5Retailers - General7.8%
6Building & Construction7.1%
7Automotive6.7%
8Financials6.5%
9Insurance6.1%
Asset type
1UK Equities100%
Individual holdings
1GKN6.7%
2M J GLEESON6.5%
3RPC INC6.5%
4STV GROUP PLC5.5%
5TYMAN PLC4.9%
6RESTORE PLC4.5%
7HILL & SMITH ORD GBP0.254.2%
8AVON RUBBER ORD GBP4.1%
9VICTREX PLC3.9%
Management
Fund manager group
T. Bailey
Fund manager company
T. Bailey Fund Srvs Ltd (ACD)
Fund type
OEIC
Fund objective
The objective of SGF is to achieve a higher rate of return than the FTSE-All Share, investing in a portfolio of UK equity securities with the potential for long term growth.
Benchmark
  • FTSE All Share
Investment style
Active,Growth
Investment method
Shares
Fund managers
NameSinceBiography
Craig Yeaman01/01/2009Craig joined Saracen in June 2008 from Aberdeen Asset Management. Craig started his career in the investment industry in 1999 when he joined Clydesdale Bank's Portfolio Management Unit as an analyst. From there he moved to Glasgow Investment Managers in 2001 as an Investment Manager where he was Deputy Manager of both Shires Income PLC and Shires Smaller Companies PLC Investment Trusts. In August 2007, following their takeover of GIM, Craig transferred to Aberdeen Asset Management. Craig is the team’s most active sporting participant and spectator and he is also a keen bowler.
Compliance
IA Recognised, UCITS IV Compliant
Domicile
No data available.
Fund for sale in
France, United Kingdom
TB Saracen UK Alpha A Acc
Initial charge-
Annual charge1.5%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.75%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.77%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price3.7133
CurrencyGBP
Price updated01/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeSI77
TB Saracen UK Alpha B Acc
Initial charge-
Annual charge1%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.25%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.27%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price5.9608
CurrencyGBP
Price updated01/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeSI76
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