Franklin India Smaller Companies Fund (Equity, Small Cap)

Moderately High
13 yrs 8 monthsStarted on:13 Jan 2006
₹ 6728.84 Cras on: 23 Aug 2019
Long Term Horizon
Capital Appreciation

Minimum Investment

  • ₹ 5000.00 for Lumpsum

Investment Objective

The Fund seeks to provide long-term capital appreciation by investing predominantly in small companies. cap companies.

Exit Load

w.e.f 14/01/2011 Entry Load - NIL; Exit Load: 1% if redeemed/switched-out within 1 year from the date of allotment: For SIP/STP, basis registration date
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TenureReturns (CAGR)

SIP Returns

TenureReturns (CAGR)
5 YR0.01
10 YR13.81


Company Name% Assets
HDFC Bank Ltd.4.63
Brigade Enterprises Ltd.2.49
Deepak Nitrite Ltd.2.34
Nesco Ltd.2.32
Sobha Ltd.2.3
Vardhman Textiles Ltd.2.24
Finolex Cables Ltd.2.2
Cyient Limited2.2
Voltas Ltd.2.18
Hindustan Petroleum Corpn. Ltd.2.18

Top Sectoral Holdings

Sector Name% Assets


Portfolio turnover ratio11.62
Standard Deviation15.13%

R Janakiraman,Srikesh Nair,Hari Shyamsunder

Mr. Janakiraman is a B.E and PGDM (Business Management).Mr. Nair is a B.S. Marine Engineering from BITS Pilani and holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Management from Management Development Institute, Gurgaon.Mr. Shyamsunder is a Bachelor in Engineering (Mechanical) from NIT, Tiruchirapalli and holds a PGDM from IIM-B. He is also a Chartered Financial Analyst from CFA Institute.
Prior to joining Franklin Templeton Investments, he has worked with Indian Syntans Inv. Pvt. Ltd., Citicorp Information Tech Ltd. and UTI Securities Exchange Ltd.Prior to joining Franklin Templeton Asset Management (India) Pvt. Ltd. he has worked with Goldman Sachs Services Private Limited (Apr 2011 - May 2015) as an Analyst and Teekay Shipping (Oct 2007 - Apr 2008 ) as a Trainee Marine EngineerPrior to joining Franklin Templeton Mutual Fund he worked with BG India Pvt. Ltd. as Business Analyst (2005-2009).

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