Fact sheet: MFM Bowland

Fund information

Fund name
MFM Bowland
Fund company manager
MFM
Fund type
UKA
Fund manager
Mark Slater
since 12/07/1999
Fund objective
The investment objective is to achieve capital growth, with a moderate level of risk by investing in the shares of companies both in the UK and overseas, but concentrating mainly on UK shares. Other investments including bonds and warrants within the limits imposed by COLL can be used where it is considered that they meet the investment objectives. It is also intended, where appropriate, to take advantage of underwriting and placings. The scheme may invest in derivatives and forward transactions but only for hedging purposes.
Benchmark
FTSE All Share TR
Investment style
Growth
Investment method
Shares

Performance snapshot

Quick stats

1 Year return

28.42 %

1 Year rank in sector

8/275

Sector

UT UK All Companies

Yield

0.74

Fund size

£ 14.9 m

FE Risk score

73

NAV
-
Discount/Premium
-
Gearing
-

Top in sector

Holdings snapshot

  • UK
    93.35%
  • Money Market
    6.65%
  • Support Services
    18.18%
  • Software
    11.12%
  • Chemicals
    7.26%
  • Healthcare & Medical Products
    7.09%
  • Net Current Assets
    6.65%
  • UK Equities
    93.35%
  • Money Market
    6.65%

Performance vs. Sector

Cumulative performance

1m6m1y3y5y
Fund3.4 %16.66 %28.42 %76.09 %124.12 %
Sector-0.17 %5.47 %13.48 %24.77 %66.12 %
Rank within sector3 / 2825 / 2818 / 2753 / 2579 / 244
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Calendar performance

YTD-20172016201520142013
Fund22.49 %15.79 %21.3 %8.33 %24.35 %
Sector8.71 %11.16 %3.66 %0.59 %25.66 %
Rank within sector4 / 27969 / 2696 / 26111 / 255147 / 248
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Risk statistics

Alpha14.73
Beta0.66
Sharpe2.07
Volatility8.4
Tracking error6.76
Information ratio1.69
R-Squared0.51

Price movement

52 week high227
52 week low178.19
Current bid price227
Current offer price245.4
Current mid price0

Holdings by region

  • 93.35% UK
  • 6.65% Money Market

Holdings by sector

  • 18.18% Support Services
  • 11.12% Software
  • 7.26% Chemicals
  • 7.09% Healthcare & Medical Products
  • 6.65% Net Current Assets
  • 5.4% Food & Drug Retailers
  • 5.12% Biotechnology/Medical
  • 5.12% Media
  • 4.73% Aerospace & Defence
  • 4.4% Insurance

Holdings by asset type

  • 93.35% UK Equities
  • 6.65% Money Market

Individual holdings

  • 3.75% RPC GROUP PLC
  • 3.3% COMPASS GROUP PLC
  • 3.2% ADV MED SOLUT ORD GBP0.05
  • 3.15% CRANEWARE PLC
  • 3.08% UNILEVER
  • 3.01% CRANSWICK ORD GBP0.10
  • 2.95% AVON RUBBER
  • 2.9% DECHRA PHARMACEUTICALS PLC
  • 2.87% EXPERIAN PLC
  • 2.8% DIPLOMA