• FCIT 2017 Hero
  • Launched in 1868, the Trust is the world's oldest collective investment fund 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 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 450 individual companies from around the world.
  • How to Invest

    Open an F&C Savings Plan

    Call: 0800 136 420

    Invest online now

    The value of your investments can go down as well as up, and you may not get back what you originally invested.

  • Share price

    720.00p +8.00p



  • Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust aims to grow your capital and income over the 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

    Key Information Document (KID)

    ISIN Trust name Currency Link
    GB0003466074 Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust PLC GBP KID
  • FCIT 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 £4.1 billion (as at 30.06.18)
    Currency Sterling
    ISIN GB0003466074
    SEDOL 346607
    Ticker symbol FRCL
    Key dates
    Annual general meeting April
    Year end 31 December
    Dividend payment date(s) February, May, August, November (Quarterly)
    Announcement dates March (final) July (half yearly)
  • Ordinary shares

    • Ticker: FRCL
    • Sedol: 346607
  • Paul Niven

    Paul Niven

    Fund manager

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