Quick Stats

Bid Price - Offer Price -
Mid Price GBX 244.24 Day Change GBX -2.72 (-1.10%)
Price Date 13 Oct 2017 Crown Rating 3
Shares Class Inc. Yield 0.20 %
Total Expense Ratio 0.88 Fund Size 737,886,292.36
Launch Date 14/11/1997 Standard Initial Charge (%) 3.00
Currency GBX ISA Eligible Yes
Annual Management Charge (%) 0.75 Sector IMA UK Equity Income
Min Investment (£) 1,000,000.00 Total Expense Ratio (%) 0.88
ISIN GB00B8358Z89 Min TopUp (£) 50,000.00

Fund Objective

The aim of the Fund is to grow the amount you invested. The Fund invests at least two-thirds of its assets in shares of smaller companies in the US or companies that have significant operations there. The smaller companies that the Fund invests in will typically have a market value of US$ 500 million to US$ 10 billion at the time of purchase. The Fund may also invest in asset classes and instruments different from those stated above.

Fund Managers

Nicolas Janvier
Nicolas Janvier has been a portfolio manager for the Threadneedle American Smaller Companies Fund since 2015. Nicolas joined the company in 2014 as a portfolio analyst in the US Equities team, and is responsible for researching US companies across the materials and utilities sectors. Prior to this, Nicolas spent eight years with Columbia Management, where he worked as a portfolio manager in the Value Strategies team focusing on US mid and small cap companies. Before this, he was a portfolio manager with the Private Bank at Bank of America. Nicolas holds a BA in Telecommunications-Operations from the University of Florida. He also holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.