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River and Mercantile UK Equity Unconstrained

Ranked 170 out of 259 in - UK (All Companies) over 12 months
All calculations are in GBP

Managed by

Daniel Hanbury

Dan Hanbury graduated from Loughborough University in 1996 with a 1st Class Honours Degree in Mechanical Engineering. He began his career at Schroder Investment Management on the UK Fund Management desk before joining the research department for two years as an analyst. He joined Investec Asset Management in 2000 and was responsible for the UK Small Companies Fund and the UK Alpha/Unconstrained Portfolios. Dan joined River and Mercantile as a founding partner in 2006 and is focused on managing the UK Income, UK Unconstrained and UK Smaller Companies strategies.


The objective is to achieve capital growth, through investing in a concentrated portfolio which will primarily consist of UK equities. The fund will not be restricted by reference to a benchmark, sector constraints or company size.


UK (All Companies) over : 28/02/2014 - 28/02/2015

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 01/01/2015 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2014 1.3% 3.1% -1.8% -2.2% 2.2%
2013 33.7% 11.4% -0.1% 10.2% 9.1%
2012 19.9% 6.0% -2.3% 9.7% 5.6%
2011 -0.4% 0.9% 2.2% -6.2% 3.0%
2010 8.5% 3.6% -9.3% 8.9% 6.1%
2009 15.6% -15.0% 9.3% 22.5% 1.6%
2008 -30.9% -7.0% -0.2% -19.4% -7.6%
2007 1.1% -2.0% 2.9%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Asset Allocation



Top 10 Holdings

Stock Size
BP Plc 6.16
GlaxoSmithKline PLC 5.88
HSBC Holdings PLC 4.62
AstraZeneca PLC 4.56
Anglo American PLC 4.43
British American Tobacco PLC 4.40
Rio Tinto PLC 4.24
Amlin 4.24
Vodafone Group Plc 4.17
Unilever PLC 3.60

Registered For Sale In

  1. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date22/03/2007
  • Share Class size03Mn
  • Base currencyGBP
  • ISIN GB00B1NG8296

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment1,000
  • Min. additional investment0


  • Annual management1.8%
  • Initial investment5.25

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Ashby: L&G dividend cut is just the beginning for sector

Fund managers Graham Ashby from Credit Suisse, Richard Staveley from River & Mercantile and Stephen Bailey from Walker Crips Asset Management respond to Legal & General's results.

Skandia hands Whiteoak's 'best ideas' portfolios to Hanbury

Skandia Investment Management (SIML) has awarded Roger Whiteoak's £40 million Best Ideas portfolios  to River & Mercantile's AAA-rated Dan Hanbury.

Performance is for the period shown (month end to month end, bid/bid, gross income reinvested, calculated in GBP).