Hermes Global Small Cap Equity F GBP Acc

Ranked 20 out of 35 in - Global Small & Medium Companies over 12 months
All calculations are in GBP unless stated

Managed by

Hamish Galpin

Hamish is the Head of the Small & Mid Cap team at Hermes. He has led this team since its creation in 2007. He has been at Hermes since 1995 when he joined as co-manager of the UK smaller companies strategies; he served as lead manager from January 1997 to April 2010. He has a background in credit, having started his career in the energy and natural resources division of NatWest Bank, and later moving to Bankers Trust as a credit analyst covering European corporates. He has a BEng in Civil Engineering from Nottingham University and is a former director of the Hermes Pension Scheme. Hamish also sits on the Hermes Governance Group, which monitors the Hermes pension scheme.


The investment objective of the Fund is to provide long-term capital appreciation. The Fund will seek to achieve its investment objective by primarily investing in equity and / or equity related securities of, or relating to, small market capitalisation companies domiciled in developed markets or which derive a large proportion of their income from developed markets.

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Global Small & Medium Companies over : 31/03/2018 - 31/03/2019

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 31/03/2019 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2019 8.1%
2018 -7.7% -3.2% 9.3% 2.5% -14.9%
2017 12.3% 1.5% 0.7% 1.7% 8.2%
2016 34.2% 4.5% 5.4% 9.3% 11.5%
2015 -6.0% 8.3%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Austria
  2. Belgium
  3. Denmark
  4. Finland
  5. France
  6. Germany
  7. Ireland
  8. Luxembourg
  9. Netherlands
  10. Norway
  11. Singapore
  12. Sweden
  13. Switzerland
  14. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date15/05/2015
  • Share Class size00Mn
  • Base currencyGBP

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment100,000
  • Min. regular additional investment0


  • Annual management0.75%
  • Initial investment0.00%

Performance is for the period shown (month end to month end, bid/bid, gross income reinvested, calculated in the currency and currencies indicated).