Fact sheet: Foreign & Colonial Inv Tst

Fund information

Fund name
Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust Ord
Fund company manager
F&C (BMO Global Asset Manageme
Fund type
ITR
Fund manager
Paul Niven
since 01/06/2014
Fund objective
The objective of the trust is to secure long-term growth in capital and income through a policy of investing primarily in an internationally diversified portfolio of publicly listed equities, as well as unlisted securities and private equity, with the use of gearing.
Benchmark
FTSE All World
Investment style
-
Investment method
-

Performance snapshot

Quick stats

1 Year return

35.63 %

1 Year rank in sector

12/23

Sector

IT Global

Yield

1.6881

Fund size

£ 3.2 b

FE Risk score

90

NAV

625.8

Discount/Premium

+-6.7593

Gearing

100

Top in sector

Holdings snapshot

  • North America
    46.4%
  • Europe ex UK
    18.3%
  • Global Emerging Markets
    12.5%
  • Japan
    10%
  • UK
    8.1%
  • North American Equities
    46.4%
  • Europe ex UK Equities
    18.3%
  • Global Emerging Market Equities
    12.5%
  • Japanese Equities
    10%
  • UK Equities
    8.1%

Performance vs. Sector

Cumulative performance

1m6m1y3y5y
Fund3.55 %12.71 %35.63 %67.04 %127.04 %
Sector3.54 %15.23 %36.52 %53.78 %106.87 %
Rank within sector11 / 2314 / 2312 / 238 / 2312 / 23
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Calendar performance

YTD-20172016201520142013
Fund8.26 %23.72 %9.01 %13.53 %21.52 %
Sector10.9 %21.14 %6.78 %7.37 %20.98 %
Rank within sector14 / 2310 / 2310 / 235 / 2319 / 23
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Risk statistics

Alpha4.4
Beta0.92
Sharpe1.43
Volatility10.09
Tracking error6.57
Information ratio0.46
R-Squared0.57

Price movement

52 week high585
52 week low420.5
Current bid price584
Current offer price585
Current mid price583.5

Holdings by region

  • 46.4% North America
  • 18.3% Europe ex UK
  • 12.5% Global Emerging Markets
  • 10% Japan
  • 8.1% UK
  • 2.7% Pacific ex-Japan
  • 2% Money Market

Holdings by sector

-

Holdings by asset type

  • 46.4% North American Equities
  • 18.3% Europe ex UK Equities
  • 12.5% Global Emerging Market Equities
  • 10% Japanese Equities
  • 8.1% UK Equities
  • 2.7% Asia Pacific ex Japan Equities
  • 2% Money Market

Individual holdings

  • 0.9% PANTHEON EUROPE FUND V
  • 0.7% HARBOURVEST PARTNERS VENTURES VIII FUND
  • 0.7% PANTHEON ASIA FUND V
  • 0.6% ARTEMIS US EXTENDED ALPHA I ACC GBP
  • 0.6% CONVENTUM LYRICAL FUND
  • 0.6% HARBOURVEST PARTNERS VIII BUYOUT FUND
  • 0.5% FINDLAY PARK FUNDS AMERICAN USD
  • 0.5% HERMES GLOBAL EMERGING MRKETS FUND
  • 0.5% HIPEP VI ASIA PACIFIC FUND
  • 0.5% WILLIAM BLAIR US SMALL-MID CAP GROWTH FUND