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UBS (Lux) Equity Fund - Small Caps USA (USD) P-acc
|ISIN no.: LU0038842364|
UBS Small & Mid Cap Funds offer investors the opportunity to diversify into small and medium-sized companies and to limit the high stock-specific risk associated with direct investments in this asset category. These funds leverage UBS's experience and strong country knowledge: the investment in small and medium-sized companies is made on the basis of extensive bottom-up research, which then feeds into the active management of the portfolio.
Actively managed equity portfolio investing in US small-cap stocks.
Investments are predominantly made in companies with a market capitalisation of less than USD 4 billion.
When selecting stocks, the portfolio management team focuses on companies' flexibility and their ability to innovate.
The fund is diversified across various sectors.
The fund taps into the knowledge of proven specialists in US small-cap companies.
The fund managers can also tap into the knowledge and experience of a network of equity analysts around the globe.
UBS's proprietary fundamental valuation approach enables the most attractive US small-cap companies to be consistently identified.
UBS Small & Mid Cap Funds invest in equities and may therefore be subject to high fluctuations in value. For this reason, an investment horizon of at least five years and corresponding risk tolerance and capacity are required. As these UBS Funds pursue an active management style, each Fund's performance can deviate substantially from that of its reference index. Focusing intentionally on small cap equities may entail additional risks. All investments are subject to market fluctuations. Every Fund has specific risks, which can significantly increase under unusual market conditions. The fund can use derivatives, which may result in additional risks (particularly counterparty risk).
UBS Equity Funds
UBS Small & Mid Cap Funds
UBS Asset Management
UBS Fund Management (Luxembourg) S.A.
UBS Europe SE, Luxembourg Branch
Day of inception
September 9, 1992
Currency of account
Close of financial year
Issue / redemption
Total expense ratio (TER)
Reference Index / Benchmark
Russell 2000 Growth (NR)
Net asset value
High - last 12 months
Low - last 12 months
Assets of the unit class in mn
Total product assets in mn
Total risk reference index / benchmark
Risk Free Rate
Performance chart (USD-based, as of January 16, 2018)
Indexed, Month-end values
Past performance is not a reliable indicator of future results.
Performance (in %, as of January 16, 2018)
The performance shown does not take account of any commissions, entry or exit charges.
These figures refer to the past. Past performance is not a reliable indicator of future results.
Peer group (as of December 31, 2017)
Fund (USD, in%)
Ø peer group (in %) 1)
Quartile ranking 2)
||Average performance Lipper Global Classification (LGC)
||Quartile 1,2,3,4; e.g.: 1= fund is part of the best 25% of all funds of the peer group
Peer group information. Peer group category used: LGC Equity US Sm&Mid Cap, based on mutual funds in the "MSCI Europe Developed Markets Universe" ex institutional and insurance funds, ETF's and Pension Trusts. Source and calculation: Lipper, a Thomson Reuters Company
By sector (in %, as of December 29, 2017)
By the 10 largest equity positions (in %, as of December 29, 2017)
Universal Display Corp
Callidus Software Inc
Varonis Sys Inc
Wix Com Ltd
Summit Matls Inc
Generac Hldgs Inc
Boise Cascade Co Del
Emcor Group Inc
Exact Sciences Corp
Propetro Holding Corp
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