• Foreign-and-Colonial - NEW BANNER
  • Launched in 1868, the Trust was the first ever investment trust and has since gone on to amass an impressive track record and grow into one of the largest of its kind. Its aim is to generate mid to long-term growth and income by investing primarily in an international portfolio of listed equities. The Trust is highly diversified and cautiously managed, with exposure to over 500 individual companies from around the world.
  • How to Invest

    Open an F&C Savings Plan

    Call: 0800 136 420

    Invest online now

  • Share price

    513.00p-2.50p

    closed

Overview

  • An introduction to the Trust

    Find out more about the Trust, including how we choose where to invest and explore our history stretching back to 1868


  • Foreign and Colonial Investment Trust aims to grow your capital and income over the mid to long term

    It may appeal to investors who:

    • are looking for their first investment, or for a building block for their portfolio
    • are looking to invest their money over many years
    • are interested in regular dividends
  • Fund facts
    Investment manager F&C Investment Business Limited
    Benchmark FTSE All World TR index (Pre 01/01/2013 60% FTSE World ex UK TR Index/40% FTSE All Share TR Index).
    AIC sector Global
    Launch date 1868
    Total assets £3.5 billion (as at 31.10.16)
    Currency Sterling
    ISIN GB0003466074
    SEDOL 346607
    Ticker symbol FRCL
    Key dates
    Annual general meeting Tuesday 26 April 2016 at 12 noon
    Year end 31 December
    Dividend payment date(s) February, May, August, November
    Announcement dates Final results - Tuesday 8 March 2016
    Half year results - Thursday 28 July 2016
  • Ordinary shares

    • Ticker: FRCL
    • Sedol: 346607
  • Paul Niven

    Paul Niven

    Fund manager

  • Investment Awards 2016 - winners logos_ForeignColonial

Past performance is not a guide to future results. The value of investments can go down as well as up.

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