European Micro Cap

Introduction

Fondita European Micro Cap invests in small, high quality companies in Europe with a market cap of less than 800 million euros.

The fund invests in smaller niche players with a strong market position and a clear focus on long term growth and shareholder value creation. We find these companies within sectors such as industrial technology, medical technology, information technology and consumer related businesses. Among Europe’s smaller niche players are several family owned companies with good growth opportunities, sound balance sheets, and a high level of profitability. Smaller companies are also potential takeover candidates.

Fondita European Micro Cap is an actively managed fund with around 30 holdings and a long term investment horizon. The fund does not invest in shares of Nordic or Eastern European companies.

 

Fund facts

Fund size 61,0 Meur
Fund unitholders 270
ISIN (A) FI4000242847
ISIN (B) FI4000242854
Legal structure UCITS
Currency EUR
Management fee 2,00 % p.a.
Risk profile 5/7

Top 5 Holdings

Dr. Hönle (DE) 6,1 %
Hochdorf (CH) 5,6 %
Nedap (NL) 5,3 %
Datagroup (DE) 4,7 %
Coltene Holding (CH) 4,7 %

Top 5 Countries

Germany 60 %
Switzerland 17 %
Netherlands 12 %
Great Britain 3 %
Italy 2 %

Return

Return Fund Index
1 month -5,6 % -1,4 %
2018 -2,7 % -2,4 %
6 months -2,3 % -0,2 %
1 year 18,3 % 6,7 %
since launch (7.3.2017) 20,8 % 10,0 %
since launch p.a. 19,4 % 9,3 %
(Index = Stoxx Small 200 TR Index)
Portfolio managers

Sector Division

Industrials 28 %
Health Care 25 %
Informations Technology 21 %
Consumer Discretionary 15 %
Consumer Staples 6 %
Materials 4 %
Cash 1 %

Top 10 Holdings

Dr. Hönle (DE) 6,1 %
Hochdorf (CH) 5,6 %
Nedap (NL) 5,3 %
Datagroup (DE) 4,7 %
Coltene Holding (CH) 4,7 %
Adesso (DE) 4,6 %
Technotrans (DE) 4,1 %
Eckert & Ziegler (DE) 3,8 %
Medios (DE) 3,7 %
Kendrion (NL) 3,7 %

Country Division

Germany 60 %
Switzerland 17 %
Netherlands 12 %
Great Britain 3 %
Italy 2 %
Austria 2 %
France 2 %
Spain 1 %

Currency Exposure

EUR 79 %
CHF 17 %
GBP 3 %
The past performance of the investment fund does not provide any guarantee of future results. Depending on market conditions, the fund unit value may rise or fall.

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Return

Return Fund Index
1 month -5,6 % -1,4 %
2018 -2,7 % -2,4 %
6 months -2,3 % -0,2 %
1 year 18,3 % 6,7 %
since launch (7.3.2017) 20,8 % 10,0 %
since launch p.a. 19,4 % 9,3 %
(Index = Stoxx Small 200 TR Index)

Volatility p.a.

2018 18,0 %
Launch 12,5 %

Portfolio turnover rate

2018 0,05
Launch N/A

Fees

TER 2,00 %
Subscription fee 0,00 %
Redemption fee 1,00 %
Total client relationship allow for changes in tariff rate.
31.03.2018

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