We suggest that our clients invest in small cap funds
rather than micro caps," says Robert Pagliarini, a certified financial planner and executive vice president with Allied Consulting Group in Los Angeles.
Investing in small cap funds
will be more volatile and loss of principal could be greater than investing in large cap or more diversified funds.
The RiverPark Small Cap Growth Fund provides access to an experienced small-cap team in a market in which many small cap funds
face capacity constraints.
These Small Cap funds
are given our highest rating; Zacks #1 Ranked Strong Buys.
One important feature of the Funds is the ability to effect small tilts toward Growth or Value exposures, or to place greater emphasis on Large or Small Cap funds
, while adhering to strict asset allocation parameters for each overall Fund.
The firm recently opened its third Dublin-based regional small cap fund
(US Small Companies Fund), completing its suite of regional small cap funds
resident in Ireland that also include the Pacific Basin Small Companies Fund and the European Small Companies Fund.
Small cap funds
may involve considerably more risk than funds investing in larger-cap companies.
International small cap funds
have been red hot lately.
The Large Cap Fund is part of the $100 million AFBA 5Star Fund complex, which includes Science & Technology, USA Global, High Yield, Balanced, Mid Cap and Small Cap Funds
The Quintara Small Cap Value Fund will be co-managed by the managers of small cap funds
at ICM/Isabelle, Oakmark and Third Avenue/MJ Whitman.
Ziehl, 34, will run Guardian's small cap funds
, reporting directly to Richard Goldman, managing director and head of the Common Stock Department.
Samberg, currently Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Pequot Capital, will continue to lead Pequot, which will maintain its existing diversified growth, telecommunications and media, healthcare, and small cap funds