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F&C European SmallCap I GBP Inc

Ranked 7 out of 25 in - European Small & Medium Companies over 12 months
All calculations are in GBP

Managed by

Sam Cosh

Sam Cosh manages small cap equityfunds at F&C using a fundamental stock picking investment style focusing on buying quality businesses run by strong managers at attractive prices. Prior to joining F&C in 2010, he worked at Fortis Investments (acquired by BNP investments) for six years, having also worked at Baring Asset Management and Invesco Asset Management. Sam studied economics at Nottingham University and is a CFA Charter holder.


The objective is to make available to investors participation in a portfolio consisting principally of securities of European domiciled companies listed on the various European States Stock Exchanges. The investment policy is directed towards achieving long-term capital growth through investment in small and medium-sized companies. The fund will invest at least 75% of its total assets in equity securities of companies that are incorporated under the laws of, and have their registered office in Europe.


European Small & Medium Companies over : 31/08/2014 - 31/08/2015

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 30/06/2015 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2015 9.4% -0.2%
2014 5.0% 6.4% -5.2% -3.4% 7.7%
2013 7.9% 6.4%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Austria
  2. Finland
  3. France
  4. Germany
  5. Ireland
  6. Italy
  7. Luxembourg
  8. Netherlands
  9. Portugal
  10. Spain
  11. Sweden
  12. Switzerland
  13. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date02/05/2013
  • Share Class size05Mn
  • Base currencyGBP
  • ISIN LU0510453193

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment1Mn
  • Min. additional investment0


  • Annual management0.75%
  • Initial investment5

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