Fact sheet: TM Cartesian UK Enhncd Alp

Fund information
Fund name
TM Cartesian UK Enhanced Alpha A Inc
Fund manager company
Thesis Unit Trust Mgmt Ltd
Fund type
OEIC
Fund managers
  • Jeremy Hallsince 08/11/2007
  • Andrew Kellysince 31/07/2011
Fund objective
To achieve long term total returns by investing predominantly in UK listed companies.
Benchmark
  • FTSE All Share Total Return Index
Investment style
None
Investment method
Shares
Quick stats
1 Year return
-8%
1 Year rank in sector
275/277
Sector
UT UK All Companies
Yield
-
Fund size
£2m (£6m 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.
81
Mid price
106.2
Top in this sector
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Stan Life Inv UK Eq Recvry43.6%
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Charity Equity17.9%
R&M UK Equity Long Term Recovery16.9%
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Performance snapshot

Holdings snapshot

Performance vs Sector

Cumulative performance
 1 mth3 mth6 mth1 yr3 yr5 yr
Fund-2.9%-5%-0.5%-8%-1.8%34.9%
Sector-1.1%-1.2%5.9%4.5%13%57.4%
Rank within sector256 / 284261 / 283259 / 280275 / 277259 / 263241 / 250
Quartile4th4th4th4th4th4th
Calendar performance
 YTD - 20162015201420132012
Fund-5.8%1.2%-0.9%26.3%10.3%
Sector5.5%3.7%0.6%25.7%14.8%
Rank within sector271 / 278181 / 269209 / 264123 / 257212 / 251
Quartile4th3rd4th2nd4th
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.
-3.47
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.
0.83
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%.
9.48
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.
5.56
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.
-0.78
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.
0.69
Price movement
52 week high116
52 week low98.7
Current bid price-
Current offer price-
Current mid price106.2
Region
1UK100%
Industry sector
1Consumer Services26.9%
2Financials22.2%
3Health Care14.9%
4Industrials12.1%
5Telecommunications8.9%
6Others6.9%
7Oil & Gas3.8%
8Consumer Goods3.1%
9Basic Materials2.3%
Asset type
1UK Equities100%
Individual holdings
1PHOENIX GROUP HLDGS4.9%
2GVC HLDGS PLC4.6%
3MORRISON(W)SU ORD GBP0.104%
4RPC GROUP PLC4%
5DIRECT LINE INSURANCE GROUP PLC 9.25% TO GTD FRN 27/04/42 GBP1000003.7%
6RELX NV3.4%
7BT GROUP3%
8NATL EXPRESS GRP ORD GBP02.8%
9PAYSAFE GROUP PLC2.7%
Management
Fund manager group
Thesis Unit Trust Mgmt
Fund manager company
Thesis Unit Trust Mgmt Ltd
Fund type
OEIC
Fund objective
To achieve long term total returns by investing predominantly in UK listed companies.
Benchmark
  • FTSE All Share Total Return Index
Investment style
None
Investment method
Shares
Fund managers
NameSinceBiography
Jeremy Hall08/11/2007Jeremy graduated in History and Management Studies from Glasgow University. He is a Chartered accountant and CFA Charterholder with investment experience across European and UK markets. He worked on the European desks at Scottish Life and Abbey National Asset Managers before joining SVM in January 2004 as a member of the UK team. Between March 2006 and April 2007 Jeremy was a UK equities analyst with stockbroker Teather and Greenwood. Jeremy joined Cartesian Capital Partners in August 2007.
Andrew Kelly31/07/2011Andrew began his career at Standard Life in 1987 shortly after completing a Mathematics degree at Durham University. While at Standard Life, Andrew qualified as a Fellow of the Faculty of Actuaries, and completed an MSc in Investment Analysis (with Distinction) through Stirling University. He moved to SVM in early 1996 and was a contributing analyst to hedge funds and to various long-only funds. Andrew was also portfolio manager of the SVM Saltire Long Short Equity Fund. In December 2005, Andrew became one of the founding partners of Cartesian Capital Partners.
Compliance
IA Recognised, UCITS IV Compliant
Domicile
No data available.
Fund for sale in
United Kingdom
TM Cartesian UK Enhanced Alpha A Acc
Initial charge5%
Annual charge1.5%
Min single investment£3,000
Min regular saving£1,000
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price106.7
CurrencyGBX
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeJCYT
TM Cartesian UK Enhanced Alpha A Inc
Initial charge5%
Annual charge1.5%
Min single investment£3,000
Min regular saving£1,000
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price106.2
CurrencyGBX
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeJCYS
TM Cartesian UK Enhanced Alpha B Acc
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.75%
Min single investment£1,000,000
Min regular saving£100,000
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price108.3
CurrencyGBX
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeJCYV
TM Cartesian UK Enhanced Alpha B Inc
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.75%
Min single investment£1,000,000
Min regular saving£100,000
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price106.2
CurrencyGBX
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeJCYU
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