Fact sheet: SIP Old Mut UK Sm Cos Pn

Fund information
Fund name
SIP Old Mutual UK Smaller Companies Pn S8
Fund manager company
Sanlam Investments & Pensions
Fund type
Pension Fund
Fund manager
  • Daniel Nickolssince 02/01/2004
Underlying fund
Old Mutual UK Sm Cos
Fund objective
To provide capital growth from investing primarily in a portfolio of UK smaller companies.
Benchmark
  • NUMIS Smaller Companies (ex Investment Companies) Index
Investment style
Growth
Investment method
Shares
Quick stats
1 Year return
37.2%
1 Year rank in sector
5/112
Sector
PN UK Smaller Companies
Yield
-
Fund size
£1m (£0m 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.
106
Bid price
386.3
Top in this sector
Fund name1 Year
Pru UK Smaller Comp Pn47.6%
M&G PP UK Smaller Companies Pn44.1%
Av OldMutualUKSmCosPn38.9%
OMW Old Mutual UK Sm Cos37.9%
SIP Old Mut UK Sm Cos Pn37.2%
...more in PN UK Smaller Companies

Performance snapshot

Holdings snapshot

  • UK94.3%
    Money Market5.7%
  • Industrials29.2%
    Financials18.4%
    Consumer Services14.2%
    Technology12.1%
    Consumer Goods10.6%
  • UK Equities94.3%
    Money Market5.7%

Performance vs Sector

Cumulative performance
 1 mth3 mth6 mth1 yr3 yr5 yr
Fund1.5%11%16.1%37.2%92.3%156.5%
Sector4.3%8.5%12.5%29.8%70.4%120.8%
Rank within sector110 / 11315 / 1134 / 1135 / 1124 / 10511 / 98
Quartile4th1st1st1st1st1st
Calendar performance
 YTD - 20172016201520142013
Fund34.2%10.7%21.2%-0.8%38.5%
Sector25.1%7.1%17.6%-2.3%37.9%
Rank within sector2 / 11333 / 10725 / 10630 / 10357 / 102
Quartile1st2nd1st2nd3rd
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.
1.89
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.
1.17
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.
1.22
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%.
13.87
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.
4.6
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.
0.91
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.
0.91
Price movement
52 week high386.3
52 week low272.7
Current bid price386.3
Current offer price-
Current mid price-
Region
1UK94.3%
2Money Market5.7%
Industry sector
1Industrials29.2%
2Financials18.4%
3Consumer Services14.2%
4Technology12.1%
5Consumer Goods10.6%
6Health Care5.7%
7Money Market5.7%
8Basic Materials3.4%
9Oil & Gas0.7%
Asset type
1UK Equities94.3%
2Money Market5.7%
Individual holdings
1FEVERTREE DRINKS PLC5.1%
2ASCENTIAL PLC4.1%
3BOOHOO.COM PLC3.7%
4PAYSAFE GROUP PLC3.3%
5SMART METERING SYSTEMS PLC2.8%
6CLINIGEN GROUP PLC2.7%
7BURFORD CAPITAL LTD2.4%
8JOHNSON SERVI ORD GBP0.102.3%
9MICRO FOCUS INTERNATIONAL2.3%
Management
Fund manager group
Sanlam
Fund manager company
Sanlam Investments & Pensions
Fund type
Pension Fund
Fund objective
To provide capital growth from investing primarily in a portfolio of UK smaller companies.
Benchmark
  • NUMIS Smaller Companies (ex Investment Companies) Index
Investment style
Growth
Investment method
Shares
Fund manager
NameSinceBiography
Daniel Nickols02/01/2004Daniel Nickols joined OMGI in 2001 following the integration of Gerrard Investment Funds, prior to which he worked at Gerrard for two years. He was appointed to his current role in January 2009. His involvement with smaller companies began in September 1995, when he joined Albert E Sharp as a specialist salesman. He switched from the sell side to the buy side in May 1997, working on the Albert E Sharp Smaller Companies Fund. After graduating from Cambridge University in 1992 with an BA in Modern and Medieval Languages, he joined Deloitte & Touche, before moving to the European equities division of Morgan Stanley in June 1994. He is an Associate of the Institute of Investment Management & Research.
Compliance
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Domicile
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Fund for sale in
United Kingdom
SIP Old Mutual UK Smaller Companies Pn S6
Initial charge-
Annual charge-
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price359.1
Offer price378
Mid price-
CurrencyGBX
Price updated15/10/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeKQCH
SIP Old Mutual UK Smaller Companies Pn S7
Initial charge-
Annual charge-
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price292.4
Offer price-
Mid price-
CurrencyGBX
Price updated15/10/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeKQCJ
SIP Old Mutual UK Smaller Companies Pn S8
Initial charge-
Annual charge-
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price386.3
Offer price-
Mid price-
CurrencyGBX
Price updated15/10/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeKQCK
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