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F&C European SmallCap I GBP Inc

Ranked 22 out of 24 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 : 31/10/2014 - 31/10/2015

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 30/09/2015 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2015 9.4% -0.2% -3.0%
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. France
  3. Luxembourg
  4. Switzerland
  5. 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).