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Merian UK Mid Cap Fund R Acc

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Fund Provider Old Mutual
Fund Summary To provide capital growth by investing primarily in shares of UK medium-sized companies. Medium-sized companies are defined as those companies that are members of the FTSE 250 Index and those UK listed companies that have a market capitalisation consistent with inclusion in the FTSE 250 Index but are not included in this reference benchmark. Typically at least 75% of the invested assets will be held in companies meeting this definition. Liquidity will under normal circumstances not exceed 10% of the value of the holding of the fund.
SEDOL code B1XG948
ISIN GB00B1XG9482
Fund code OLMRA
Managers Richard Watts
Manager Tenure 11 years
Morningstar Category UK Mid-Cap Equity
IMA Sector UK All Companies
Fund Size £3,187 million
Fund Type OEIC
Management Style Active
Total Expense Ratio (TER) 0.85%
Cavendish ongoing charge 0.05%
FundsNetwork Service Fee 0.20%
Minimum Initial Investment £25
Minimum Top Up £25
Minimum Monthly Investment £25
Sell Price £3.2239
Buy Price £3.2458
Price Change 0%
Price Date 26th January 2018
Yield 1.57%
Dividend Frequency Yearly
ISA Eligible Yes
SIPP Eligible Yes
Inception Date 22nd February 2002
Fund Status OPEN
Richard joined the company in 2002 and manages the Merian UK Mid Cap Fund. He initially joined the UK mid- and small-cap team as an analyst before assuming full portfolio management responsibilities in 2009. He joined from Orbis Investment Advisory where he spent two years as an equity analyst, before which he was a senior associate in the investment management division of PriceWaterhouseCoopers. Richard has a degree in mathematical sciences from the University of Oxford, is IIMR qualified and is a CFA charterholder.

3-year Mean Monthly Return: 1.055%

Annual Returns 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009
Fund Performance -7.95% +11.37% +24.93% +7.79% +12.58% +26.43% +30.18% +4.21% +17.32% +50.60%
Benchmark Performance
(UK Mid-Cap Equity)
-1.35% +2.93% +20.19% -1.93% +8.31%
Time Period Cumulative Benchmark Performance
(UK Mid-Cap Equity)
Fund Compared to Benchmark
1 day 0.62% +0.74% -0.13%
1 week 1.03% +1.28% -0.25%
1 month -0.61% -0.42% -0.19%
3 months 8.37% +4.91% +3.46%
6 months 9.54% +9.59% -0.05%
1 year -11.55% -6.28% -5.27%
3 years 33.75% +26.34% +7.41%
5 years 81.69% +49.34% +32.36%
10 years 333.10% +261.78% +71.33%
YTD 16.44% +15.14% +1.30%
Since inception 858.99% Currently unavailable Currently unavailable

Top 10 shares for this fund

Share Name Country Value
Boohoo Group PLC GBR 10.08%
Ascential PLC GBR 5.14%
SSP Group PLC GBR 4.84%
Ashtead Group PLC GBR 4.48%
Blue Prism Group PLC GBR 4.44%
Workspace Group PLC GBR 3.91%
Homeserve PLC GBR 3.59%
Rentokil Initial PLC GBR 3.40%
Burford Capital Ltd GBR 3.34%
GVC Holdings PLC GBR 2.95%
Dividend Date Per share amount Reinvestment Price
1st August 2018 0.0436 £3.2780
1st August 2017 0.0312 £3.0786
1st August 2016 0.0245 £2.2081
3rd August 2015 0.0259 £2.1646
1st August 2014 0.0193 £1.5955