Aims to provide capital growth from investing in UK smaller companies by outperformance of the FTSE Small Cap Index. The company will predominantly invest in quoted UK small companies from the FTSE Small Cap Index, although where appropriate, it may invest in similar sized UK companies listed on the Alternative Investment Market which is the London Stock Exchange market for smaller, growing companies. The company has the ability to use borrowing to gear the portfolio within the range of 10% net cash to 15% geared in normal market conditions.
Cumulative performance of an original investment of £100.
Source: J.P. Morgan Asset Management. Past performance is not a guide to the future. Performance data has been calculated including tax, ongoing charges and portfolio transaction costs and excluding entry and exit charges, with any income reinvested, in GBP.
Source: J.P. Morgan Asset Management. Past performance is not a guide to the future. Total return, net of charges and any applicable fees using capital only Net Asset Values (NAVs) with net dividend (if any) reinvested, in sterling. For detail see the Trust’s latest Report & Accounts.
Source: J.P. Morgan Asset Management. Past performance is not a guide to the future.
Direct OEIC investment (i.e. not within an ISA or SIPP) is subject to minimums and
charges set out in the fund’s Prospectus. For further information about investment
trust charges, please see the Investment Trust Profiles.
The SRRI (Synthetic Risk and Reward Indicator) is a measure of the overall risk and reward profile of a fund. Funds are categorised on a scale from 1 to 7, with 1 being lowest risk and 7 being highest risk. Typically, the SRRI is derived from the volatility of past returns over a 5-year period.
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Why invest in this fund?
JPMorgan Smaller Companies Investment Trust plc gives investors access to the fast growing, innovative smaller companies that help drive the UK domestic economy. The trust is managed by a team dedicated to finding the most attractive high quality UK-listed smaller companies.
Points to consider
Investments in smaller companies may involve a higher degree of risk as these are usually more sensitive to price movements.
Where permitted, a trust may invest in other investment trusts that utilise gearing (borrowing) which will exaggerate market movements both up and down.
External factors may cause an entire asset class to decline in value. Prices and values of all shares or all bonds could decline at the same time.
This trust may utlilise gearing (borrowing) which will exaggerate market movements both up and down.
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The value of investments and the income from them can go down and up, and you may not get back as much as you paid in. Tax benefits and liabilities depend on individual circumstances and may change in the future.
Past performance is not a guide to the future.
For the fund or trust specific investment risks, please see either Points to consider below, the Key Investor Information Document or Investment Trust Profiles.
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