Fact sheet: Aurora Investment Trust plc

Fund information

Fund name
Aurora Investment Trust plc
Fund company manager
Phoenix Asset Management
Fund type
ITR
Fund manager
Gary Channon
since 28/01/2016
Fund objective
We seek to achieve long-term returns by investing in UK-listed equities using a value-based philosophy inspired by the teachings of Warren Buffett, Charlie Munger, Benjamin Graham and Phillip Fisher. Our approach, combined with thorough research, invests in high quality businesses run by honest and competent management purchased at prices that, even with low expectations, will deliver excellent returns.
Benchmark
FTSE All Share
Investment style
-
Investment method
Shares

Performance snapshot

Quick stats

1 Year return

25.13 %

1 Year rank in sector

2/15

Sector

IT UK All Companies

Yield

0.9709

Fund size

£ 74.6 m

FE Risk score

74

NAV

200.03

Discount/Premium

+2.9846

Gearing

100

Top in sector

Holdings snapshot

  • UK
    85.5%
  • Money Market
    14.5%
  • UK Equities
    85.5%
  • Money Market
    14.5%

Performance vs. Sector

Cumulative performance

1m6m1y3y5y
Fund1.98 %9.87 %25.44 %30.9 %54.74 %
Sector-0.37 %2.87 %13.6 %24.19 %76.86 %
Rank within sector4 / 154 / 152 / 157 / 1410 / 13
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Calendar performance

YTD-20172016201520142013
Fund20.02 %11.9 %6.92 %-8.55 %17.24 %
Sector11.62 %3.81 %9.09 %-1.69 %31.32 %
Rank within sector2 / 154 / 158 / 1410 / 1311 / 13
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Risk statistics

Alpha4.2
Beta0.63
Sharpe0.53
Volatility10.07
Tracking error8.87
Information ratio0.14
R-Squared0.35

Price movement

52 week high206
52 week low164
Current bid price204
Current offer price208
Current mid price206

Holdings by region

  • 85.5% UK
  • 14.5% Money Market

Holdings by sector

-

Holdings by asset type

  • 85.5% UK Equities
  • 14.5% Money Market

Individual holdings

  • 10.17% LLOYDS BANKING GROUP PLC
  • 9.19% BELLWAY
  • 9.09% SPORTS DIRECT INTL PLC
  • 8.86% TESCO
  • 6.05% VESUVIUS PLC
  • 6.03% RANDALL & QUILTER INVT HLDGS LTD
  • 5.46% MORRISON(WM.)SUPERMARKETS
  • 4.12% WETHERSPOON(J.D.)
  • 3.87% GLAXOSMITHKLINE
  • 3.75% REDROW