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Polar Capital Technology Trust PLC

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Polar Capital Technology Trust PLC Ord 25p
  • This fund only has one share class
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  • What is the Fund’s objective?

    The Company aims to maximise capital growth for shareholders through investing in a diversified portfolio of technology companies around the world.

    How does FE rate this fund?

    • No FE Alpha managers
    • Small sector
    • Not included in the AFI

    Who manages this fund?

    Fatima lu Since 01-Apr-2006

    Fatima joined Polar Capital in April 2006 after working as an analyst with Citigroup Asset Management for 18 months....


    Ben Rogoff Since 01-May-2006

    Ben joined Polar Capital in May 2003. He is lead manager of Polar Capital Technology Trust plc and is also joint...


    Nick Evans Since 01-Sep-2007

    Nick joined Polar Capital in September 2007. He has been lead manager of the Polar Capital Global Technology Fund since...


    Xuesong Zhao Since 01-May-2012

    Xuesong joined Polar Capital in May 2012, having spent most of the previous five years working as an investment analyst...


  • How has this fund performed?

    Cumulative Performance chart

    Cumulative Performance as at 17/10/2017
        3m 6m 1yr 3yrs 5yrs
    Polar Capital Technology Trust PLC Ord 25p +8.9 +19.5 +37.0 +130.3 +182.8
    Tech Media & Telecomm +9.9 +21.5 +37.3 +133.3 +219.3
    NAV +6.8 +17.8 +28.1 +118.5 +185.0

    Discrete Performance chart

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  • Ratios and Analysis

    How does this fund compare against other funds in Tech Media & Telecomm?

    Quartile Ranking

        1y 3y
    ? Position 2 / 2 2 / 2
    ? Quartile 4 4

    Ranking is for the main unit within the sector View other funds in this sector

    Other Rating

    Morningstar Analyst

    Ratio Info

        1y 3y
    ? Volatility 12.60 18.15
    ? Alpha -3.79 -0.83
    ? Beta 1.02 1.09
    ? Sharpe 2.06 1.33
    ? Info Ratio -0.57 0.16
    ? R2 0.76 0.89
    ? Quartiles:1 2 3 4

    Risk Score

    FE Risk scores allow you to see how risky a fund is in comparison with the FTSE 100.

    This fund: 149
    FTSE 100: 100
    Cash: 0

    Investment Details

    Initial n/a
    Annual 1.00%
    ? TER 1.16%
    ? Performance Fee 15%
    Minimum Investment?
    Initial n/a
    Additional n/a
  • Prices and Codes


                Diluted NAV   Div yield
      Currency Bid Offer Date Prem/Disc Estimated Last Published Gearing Net Gross
    Polar Capital Technology Trust PLC Ord 25p GBX 1103.00 17 Oct 2017 0.89 1093.24 1093.24 100 0.00 0.00


      Unit type Exchange TIDM Citicode SEDOL ISIN
    Polar Capital Technology Trust PLC Ord 25p ACC PCT UD23 0422002 GB0004220025
  • What does this fund invest in?

    Asset Class Breakdown (31 Aug 2017)

    Rank Asset %    
    1 North American Equities 68.70
    2 Asia Pacific ex Japan Equities 15.20
    3 Japanese Equities 6.90
    4 Europe ex UK Equities 5.60
    5 Money Market 1.60
    6 UK Equities 1.50
    7 Middle East & African Equities 0.50

    Top Holdings (31 Aug 2017)

  • Additional Information

    Additional Information

    Legal Structure: INVT
    Nominal value: 25
    Fund Launch: 01-Jan-1996
    Unit Launch: 01-Jan-1996
    Savings plan: NO
    Last AGM: 07-Sep-2017
    Stockbroker(s): UBS
    Wind-up date: N/A
    Dividend policy: N/A
    Settlement Details: N/A
    Issued: 132,800
    Asset Class: Equity
    Annual accounts: annual accounts Click here to order
    Next AGM: September 2018
    Management Contract: Management fee is 1% p.a. of NA plus borrowings, paid q... More
    Continuation/Wind-up provision: At the AGM to be held in 2010, and at every fifth AGM t... More
    Investment Restrictions: N/A
    Tax Policy: N/A
    Fund Size: £1,464.8m / $1,930.4m (17-Oct-17)
    Market Value: £ 1464.78m
    Own ISA wrapper: YES help with ISA
    Last report / accounts: 11-Jul-2017
    EGM: 11-Feb-2011
    Borrowing limits: N/A
    Splits: N/A
    Reconstruction proposal: N/A
    News: company announcements
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  • Contact Details

    +44 (0) 20 7227 2799 (Fax Number)
    +44 (0) 20 7227 2721 (Main Number)

All prices in Pence Sterling (GBX) unless otherwise specified. Price total return performance figures are calculated using closing mid prices and with net income (dividends) reinvested. fair value cum income NAV figures (in accordance with AIC guidelines) and with net income (dividends) reinvested. Performance figures are shown in Pound Sterling (GBP). You can switch the fund’s native currency using the currency selector towards the top of this page.

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