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Franklin India Smaller Companies Fund

Product Label

This product is suitable for Investors who are seeking*:

  • Long term capital appreciation.
  • A fund that invests primarily in small and mid cap companies.
  • High Risk** High risk(BROWN)

Scheme Objectives


Is an open end diversified equity fund that seeks to provide long-term capital appreciation by investing in mid and small cap companies.

Key Features

  • An open ended diversified equity fund that seeks to provide long term capital appreciation by investing in stocks comprising mid and small cap segment
  • The fund has defined smaller (mid and small cap) companies as the ones which have market capitalization below that of 100th stock in the S&P CNX 500 index.
  • The fund focuses on identifying high growth companies operating in small cap space that are likely to transform into tomorrow’s market leaders resulting in substantial capital appreciation over time
  • The fund is suitable for investors who are comfortable with high risk high reward equation and are willing to invest for long term to benefit from the full investment cycle
  • FISCF is more suitable for investors with a relatively higher risk appetite, given the volatile
  • nature of small and mid-cap stocks over the short term with an ideal investment horizon of 3-5 years.

Fund Manager

Neeraj Gaurh
Chennai, India
Roshi Jain
Chennai, India
Janakiraman Rengaraju
Chennai, India

*Investors should consult their financial advisers if in doubt about whether the product is suitable for them.
**Note: Risk may be represented as:

(BLUE) Investors understand that their principal will be at low risk
(YELLOW) Investors understand that their principal will be at medium risk
(BROWN) Investors understand that their principal will be at high risk
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Fund Information

Fund SizeRs.974.33Cr.

As of 31/07/2014

Inception DateJanuary 13, 2006

Plans and OptionsNOPLANGrowth,Dividend

Min. Investment (New)


Load Structure

Entry Load-

Exit Load1% (<1 yr)

As of 22/08/2014






As of 31/07/2014

Other Information

Total Expense Ratio12.59%

Portfolio Turnover Ratio20.53%

Volatility Measures (3 years)

Standard Deviation5.81



Sharpe Ratio*0.77

* Annualised. Risk-free rate assumed to be 8.41% (based on average of 3 month T-Bill Rate "during last 3 months")

┬╣Includes service tax on Investment Management fees.