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SVM UK Growth Inclusive - Class A - Accumulation (GBP)

Sell:448.70p Buy:448.70p Change: 1.70p (0.38%)
Prices as at 6 July 2020
Sell:448.70p
Buy:448.70p
Change: 1.70p (0.38%)
You can buy or sell holdings in this fund through a Stocks and Shares ISA, Lifetime ISA, SIPP or Fund and Share Account
Prices as at 6 July 2020
Sell:448.70p
Buy:448.70p
Change: 1.70p (0.38%)
Prices as at 6 July 2020
You can buy or sell holdings in this fund through a Stocks and Shares ISA, Lifetime ISA, SIPP or Fund and Share Account
The selling price currently displayed is higher than the buying price. This can occur temporarily for a variety of reasons; shortly before the market opens, after the market closes or because of extraordinary price volatility during the trading day.

Our view on this Fund

This fund does not feature on the Wealth Shortlist of funds our analysts believe have the potential to outperform their peers over the long term. This is not a recommendation to sell; however, if you are thinking of adding to your investments, we believe the Wealth Shortlist is a good place to start. View funds on the Wealth Shortlist »

Our view on the sector

The UK stock market is home to lots of world-class companies. From international giants to a diverse array of smaller businesses. This provides a rich hunting ground for fund managers in this sector. They all try to grow investors' money over the long term, but each goes about it in a different way. Some focus on larger companies in the FTSE 100 index, others invest in medium-sized or smaller companies, and some have the flexibility to invest in any company, regardless of size. Some aim to match or deliver a return similar to the broader UK stock market. Others have the freedom to try and make as much money as possible for investors and take more risks. That could mean investing in only a small number of companies, for instance. A fund that invests in UK shares is normally the first port of call for UK-based investors. But with such a variety on offer, investors should make sure a fund is right for their circumstances before investing.

Performance Analysis

Performance analysis for this fund is not available.

Investment Philosophy

Investment philosophy for this fund is not available.

Process and Portfolio Construction

Process and portfolio construction for this fund are not available.

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Fund Track Record

06/07/15 to 06/07/16 06/07/16 to 06/07/17 06/07/17 to 06/07/18 06/07/18 to 06/07/19 06/07/19 to 06/07/20
Annual return -3.72% 18.41% 16.13% -4.25% -5.60%

Please remember past performance is not a guide to future returns. Where no data is shown, figures are not available. This information is provided to help you choose your own investments, remember they can fall as well as rise in value so you may not get back the original amount invested.

Information about the fund

Fund manager biography

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Manager Name: Margaret Lawson
Manager start date: 1 September 2005
Manager located in: Edinburgh

Margaret has almost 40 years investment management experience and joined SVM in 1990 as a founding Director. She is lead manager of the SVM UK Growth Fund. Prior to joining SVM, Margaret worked for FS Assurance as manager of its flagship UK Fund, the FS Balanced Growth Fund.

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Manager Name: Colin McLean
Manager start date: 15 November 2005
Manager located in: Edinburgh

Prior to SVM, Colin was MD of FS Assurance Ltd and FS Investment Managers Ltd between 1974 and 1986. He left this position to be head of investments of Scottish Provident's £2.5 billion funds, one of the group's five senior executives. In 1988 he was invited by Sir John Templeton to be MD of Templeton's European operations. In 1990 he co-founded SVM. Colin was elected to the Board of Governors of CFA Institute in 2012 and is a past chairman and board member of CFA UK.

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You can buy or sell holdings in this fund through a Stocks and Shares ISA, Lifetime ISA, SIPP or Fund and Share Account