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Unicorn UK Growth A Income

Ranked 18 out of 248 in - UK (All Companies) over 12 months
All calculations are in GBP unless stated

Managed by

Fraser Mackersie

Fraser Mackersie joined Unicorn Asset Management in 2008 and has been an active member of the Investment Committee at Unicorn since joining the firm. He has been manager of the Unicorn UK Growth fund since February 2011 and co-manager of the Unicorn UK Income fund & Acorn Investment fund since 2013. Prior to joining Unicorn, Fraser held positions at F&C Asset Management and Geoghegan & Co Chartered Accountants. He is a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, and studied economics and management at the University of St. Andrews. His interests outside of fund management include football.


Unicorn UK Growth's objective is to provide steady capital growth by investing in a portfolio of UK listed companies. The manager envisages that the portfolio should normally be fully invested at all times, but whenever it is not desirable to achieve this, temporarily uninvested sums will be placed on deposit.

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UK (All Companies) over : 28/02/2016 - 28/02/2017
  • Rank 18/248 Total Return
  • Rank 236/248 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 230/248 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Currency Risk
234 Premier Ethical C Inc GBP


235 MFM Slater Recovery Acc GBP


236 Unicorn UK Growth A Income GBP


237 Phoenix UK A GBP


238 Barclays UK Lower Cap A Dist GBP


Fund Name Currency Loss
228 SVM UK Growth A GBP


229 Kames Ethical Equity B Acc GBP


230 Unicorn UK Growth A Income GBP


231 EdenTree UK Equity Growth A GBP


232 TB Saracen UK Alpha Acc GBP




Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 01/01/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2016 16.4% -1.5% -6.9% 17.9% 7.8%
2015 10.2% -5.1% 6.3% 7.6% 1.6%
2014 -8.8% 2.0% -6.8% -1.1% -3.0%
2013 46.0% 9.1% 1.0% 17.5% 12.8%
2012 18.9% 11.6% -5.7% 7.2% 5.5%
2011 1.3% 7.4% 5.0% -10.5% 0.4%
2010 21.5% 1.1% -7.7% 18.3% 10.1%
2009 34.9% -3.9% 18.1% 18.7% 0.2%
2008 -36.5% -8.3% -1.3% -18.6% -13.8%
2007 -9.0% 1.4% -0.8% -3.8% -5.9%
2006 19.0% 9.5% -5.0% 2.6% 11.5%
2005 15.5% 11.8% 0.6% 2.6% 0.1%
2004 8.6% 5.8% -1.5% -4.8% 9.4%
2003 52.1% -10.5% 27.7% 19.2% 11.6%
2002 14.7% 7.9% -1.2% -16.2% 28.4%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Asset Allocation



Top 10 Holdings

Stock Size
Somero Enterprises Inc ORD 3.93
First Derivatives PLC ORD 3.82
Frontier Developments PLC ORD 3.81
GB Group PLC ORD 3.77
Clipper Logistics PLC ORD 3.70
accesso Technology Group PLC ORD 2.79
GBP Cash 2.79
dotDigital Group PLC ORD 2.73
Secure Trust Bank PLC ORD 2.63
BBA Aviation PLC ORD 2.60

Registered For Sale In

  1. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date31/12/2001
  • Share Class size04Mn
  • Base currencyGBP
  • ISIN GB0031269250

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment2,500
  • Min. regular additional investment2,500


  • Annual management1.50%
  • Initial investment5.5

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