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Franklin India Smaller Companies Fund

Franklin India Smaller Companies Fund

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Fund Performance

Lumpsum

SIP

21.87

as on 31 Jan 2023

3 Years

Investment of ₹ 10,000 in this fund 3 Years back would be ₹ 18,112 today.

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NAV Performance

Franklin India Smaller Companies Fund performance graph for last 3 years
Performance of Franklin India Smaller Companies Fund for last 3 Years

Fund Information

  • ₹ 94.389

    as on 31 Jan 2023
  • Regular - Growth

  • 13 / 22

  • ₹ 5,000

  • ₹ 7,230 Cr.

    as on 31 Dec 2021
  • 1.94%

  • 13 Jan 2006

  • Equity - Small Cap Fund

  • Nifty 50

  • Franklin Templeton Mutual Fund

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  • Franklin India Smaller Companies Fund - Growth charges 1.0% of sell value; if fund sold before 365 days. There are no other charges.

Highlights of this fund

Franklin India Smaller Companies Fund is an Open-ended Equity Fund. The fund belongs to Small Cap Fund category, where the investment is done in predominantly in stocks that are listed on Stock Exchanges like the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) or the National Stock Exchange (NSE) in India as well as Global stock exchanges like the Dow Jones, London Stock Exchange or LSE etc. This fund was started on 13 Jan 2006. This fund is offered by one of the top AMC (Assets Management Company) Franklin Templeton Mutual Fund. You can also view here all other Equity funds offered by Franklin Templeton Mutual Fund.

Latest NAV of the fund is ₹ 94.389 as on 31 Jan 2023.

This fund has 17 years of track record. Since 30 Nov 2021 expense ratio of this fund is 1.94%. Ideally you shoulds compare this fund with the benchmark Nifty 50.

You can invest in this fund in SIP with the minimum investment of ₹ 500. Lumpsum invest is offered with minimum investment of ₹ 5,000.

Fund Objective

To provide long term capital appreciation by investing in mid and small cap companies, which has a market capitalisation below that of the 100th stock in and above in S&P CNX 500 Index.

List of Fund Managers of Franklin India Smaller Companies Fund

  • About Krishna Prasad Natarajan

    Picture of Krishna Prasad NatarajanMr. Natarajan has done B.E. (Chemical Engineering), PGDIM & CFA Prior to joining Franklin Templeton Mutual Fund, he has worked with kotak Institutional Equity, JM Financial and Nomura.
  • About Mayank Bukrediwala

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  • About R. Janakiraman

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Riskometer : Risk associated with this fund

Investors understand that their principal will be at Very High Risk

Fund Return Comparison

Fund Name 1 Month 3 Months 6 Months 1 Year 2 Years 3 Years 5 Years 10 Years 1 Year 2 Years 3 Years 5 Years 10 Years
Category Best 3.32% 8.58% 25.76% 73.08% 54.78% 47.53% 17.54% 24.40% 17.56% 20.43% 44.27% 25.38% 22.88%
Category Average -1.03% -0.74% 6.77% 4.35% 29.12% 26.18% 10.77% 18.09% 6.60% 11.99% 28.04% 20.65% 17.40%
Franklin India Smaller Companies Fund -1.50%₹ 9,849 -0.75%₹ 9,924 7.65%₹ 10,764 3.63%₹ 10,362 10.13%₹ 12,652 25.54%₹ 15,781 12.72%₹ 27,262 21.87%₹ 18,112 26.63%₹ 52,923 8.76%₹ 15,222 18.51%₹ 95,249 18.58%₹ 55,014 16.32%₹ 2,82,601
Kotak Small Cap Fund -1.09%₹ 9,891 -2.63%₹ 9,736 1.35%₹ 10,135 -1.92%₹ 9,807 -0.44%₹ 11,971 25.96%₹ 15,884 7.60%₹ 25,930 26.28%₹ 20,149 26.67%₹ 52,952 14.47%₹ 19,658 23.16%₹ 1,06,642 18.47%₹ 54,490 19.20%₹ 3,30,170
Nippon India Small Cap Fund -1.53%₹ 9,846 -0.69%₹ 9,930 7.52%₹ 10,751 6.07%₹ 10,607 10.65%₹ 12,684 35.19%₹ 18,305 17.29%₹ 28,468 30.46%₹ 22,217 33.33%₹ 57,887 14.49%₹ 19,677 25.38%₹ 1,12,475 24.40%₹ 88,887 22.88%₹ 4,02,745
Axis Small Cap Fund -0.88%₹ 9,912 -0.21%₹ 9,979 5.49%₹ 10,548 2.07%₹ 10,206 6.47%₹ 12,418 27.14%₹ 16,185 12.83%₹ 27,290 22.01%₹ 18,171 25.03%₹ 51,784 17.54%₹ 22,442 22.91%₹ 1,05,994 - -
Quant Small Cap Fund -1.45%₹ 9,854 4.65%₹ 10,464 14.87%₹ 11,487 5.03%₹ 10,503 17.56%₹ 13,118 41.02%₹ 19,924 20.43%₹ 29,308 47.53%₹ 32,142 44.27%₹ 66,639 - - - -
HDFC Small Cap Fund -0.78%₹ 9,921 2.61%₹ 10,260 11.55%₹ 11,155 4.77%₹ 10,477 15.47%₹ 12,988 30.48%₹ 17,048 15.99%₹ 28,121 25.27%₹ 19,672 30.04%₹ 55,417 11.58%₹ 17,298 20.64%₹ 1,00,321 - -

Portfolio Holdings

Portfolio holdings pattern of Franklin India Smaller Companies Fund as on 01 Feb 2023 are listed below:

  • Equity Holdings:

    194.64%
  • Debt Holdings:

    0.00%
  • Others Holdings:

    5.46%

Top Sector Holdings of Franklin India Smaller Companies Fund

Name of SectorHolding PercentageHolding Values in Crore
Banks 16.36% ₹ 1,207.24 Cr.
Residential/commercial/sez project 14.48% ₹ 1,068.14 Cr.
Pharmaceuticals 13.40% ₹ 987.74 Cr.
Diversified commercial services 12.68% ₹ 933.76 Cr.
Chemicals - Speciality 11.94% ₹ 881.42 Cr.
Others 31.14% -

Top Stock Holdings of Franklin India Smaller Companies Fund

Name of StocksHolding PercentageHolding Values in Crore
Deepak Nitrite Ltd. 5.02% ₹ 370.53 Cr.
Deepak Nitrite Ltd. 5.02% ₹ 370.53 Cr.
Brigade Enterprises Ltd. 4.96% ₹ 365.75 Cr.
Brigade Enterprises Ltd. 4.96% ₹ 365.75 Cr.
KPIT Technologies Ltd. 4.14% ₹ 305.10 Cr.
Others 75.90% -

Other Holdings

Holding TypeHolding Percentage
Reverse Repo 2.39%
Net Receivables 2.29%
Margin 0.78%