DSP Small Cap Fund
Small Cap Fund- An open ended equity scheme predominantly investing in small cap stocks
DSP Small Cap Fund
Small Cap Fund- An open ended equity scheme predominantly investing in small cap stocks
Fund Manager

Vinit Sambre
Total work experience of 21 years.
Managing this Scheme since June 2010

Resham Jain
Total work experience of 12 years.
Managing this Scheme since March 2018

Jay Kothari (Dedicated Fund Manager for overseas investments)
Total work experience of 16 years.
Managing this Scheme since March 2013.

Inception date

Jun 14, 2007


S&P BSE SmallCap (TRI)

Regular Plan  
Growth: ₹ 60.034
Direct Plan  
Growth: ₹ 63.216
Total aum

₹ 5,320 Cr

Monthly average aum

₹ 5,251 Cr

Portfolio Turnover Ratio(Last 12 months):


3 Year Risk Statistics:
Standard Deviation : 28.35%
Beta : 0.96
R-Squared : 97.28%
Sharpe Ratio : -0.13
Month End Expense Ratio
Regular Plan : 2.00%
Direct Plan : 1.16%
Fund Category

Small cap


13 Yr 3 Mn

Exit Load

Holding period <12 months: 1%
Holding period >=12 months: Nil

Data As On September 30, 2020

Name of Instrument% to Net Assets
Listed / awaiting listing on the stock exchanges
Industrial Products 11.81
✔ Nilkamal Limited 2.84
Finolex Industries Limited 1.99
Swaraj Engines Limited 1.97
Finolex Cables Limited 1.82
SRF Limited 1.71
Mold-Tek Packaging Limited 0.97
Srikalahasthi Pipes Limited 0.34
IFGL Refractories Limited 0.18
Pharmaceuticals 9.98
✔ IPCA Laboratories Limited 6.24
JB Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals Limited 2.19
Aarti Drugs Limited 1.55
Auto Ancillaries 8.52
✔ Tube Investments of India Limited 2.91
✔ Suprajit Engineering Limited 2.52
Subros Limited 1.15
Varroc Engineering Limited 0.94
Lumax Auto Technologies Limited 0.51
Sandhar Technologies Limited 0.49
Ferrous Metals 8.18
✔ APL Apollo Tubes Limited 3.31
✔ Ratnamani Metals & Tubes Limited 2.86
Kalyani Steels Limited 0.97
Kirloskar Ferrous Industries Ltd. 0.78
Vardhman Special Steels Limited 0.27
Chemicals 8.01
✔ Atul Limited 4.98
GHCL Limited 1.43
Navin Fluorine International Limited 1.41
Plastiblends India Limited 0.19
Consumer Durables 7.58
Sheela Foam Limited 1.90
La Opala RG Limited 1.79
Amber Enterprises India Limited 1.52
TTK Prestige Limited 1.04
Dixon Technologies (India) Limited 0.70
Greenlam Industries Limited 0.63
Textile Products 6.47
✔ Welspun India Limited 2.76
K.P.R. Mill Limited 1.91
Siyaram Silk Mills Limited 0.92
Himatsingka Seide Limited 0.48
S. P. Apparels Limited 0.39
Consumer Non Durables 5.37
VST Industries Limited 1.95
LT Foods Limited 1.32
Triveni Engineering & Industries Limited 1.09
Amrutanjan Health Care Limited 0.68
Dwarikesh Sugar Industries Limited 0.33
Finance 4.73
✔ Manappuram Finance Limited 3.01
Muthoot Capital Services Limited 0.74
Repco Home Finance Limited 0.51
Equitas Holdings Limited 0.47
Construction 4.17
Cera Sanitaryware Limited 1.85
Kajaria Ceramics Limited 1.53
KNR Constructions Limited 0.78
Pesticides 3.57
✔ Dhanuka Agritech Limited 2.28
Sharda Cropchem Limited 1.29
Fertilisers 2.16
Chambal Fertilizers & Chemicals Limited 2.16
Cement 1.73
Prism Johnson Limited 0.94
Star Cement Limited 0.78
Banks 1.57
DCB Bank Limited 1.57
Hotels, Resorts And Other Recreational Activities 1.35
Westlife Development Ltd 1.35
Healthcare Services 1.19
Narayana Hrudayalaya Ltd. 1.19
Textiles - Cotton 1.14
Vardhman Textiles Limited 1.14
Industrial Capital Goods 1.10
Voltamp Transformers Limited 0.73
Triveni Turbine Limited 0.37
Media & Entertainment 1.09
INOX Leisure Limited 1.09
Retailing 0.79
Shoppers Stop Limited 0.79
Software 0.70
eClerx Services Limited 0.70
Construction Project 0.69
Techno Electric & Engineering Company Limited 0.69
Telecom - Equipment & Accessories 0.65
Sterlite Technologies Limited 0.65
Total 92.54
TREPS / Reverse Repo Investments / Corporate Debt Repo 7.76
Total 7.76
Cash & Cash Equivalent
Net Receivables/Payables -0.30
Total -0.30

as on 30th Sept'20

✔ Top Ten Holdings
Classification of % of holdings based on Market Capitalisation: Mid Cap 21.42%, Small-Cap 71.12%.
Large Cap: 1st -100th company in terms of full market capitalization Mid Cap: 101st -250th company in terms of full market capitalization Small Cap: 251st company onwards in terms of full market capitalization
With effect from April 1, 2020, all lumpsum investments/subscriptions including all systematic investments in units of the Scheme is accepted.

Growth of Rs. 1 L invested at inception: 6.00 L

SIP Returns(In %)
  10 yr 5 yr 3 yr SI*
15.105.51 6.2316.42
*SI - Since inception
Outperformed Benchmark TRI (calendar year) S&P BSE Smallcap TRI

Rolling Return
  10 yr 5 yr 3 yr 1 yr
Minimum (%)10.6 -1.0 -13.1 -68.5
Maximum (%)29.4 35.5 55.4 214.0
Average (%)18.8 20.6 19.8 21.1
% times negative returns-- 0.6 12.3 37.4
% of times returns are in
excess of 7%
100.0 89.6 74.5 52.4
Past performance may or may not be sustained in future and should not be used as a basis for comparison with other investments. Returns are for Regular Plan - Growth Option Click here for performance in SEBI prescribed format.

Large Cap: 1st -100th company in terms of full market capitalization
Mid Cap: 101st -250th company in terms of full market capitalization
Small Cap: 251st company onwards in terms of full market capitalization.
Positions Increased
Aarti Drugs Limited
Ferrous Metals
Kalyani Steels Limited
Ratnamani Metals & Tubes Limited
Consumer Durables
Greenlam Industries Limited
TTK Prestige Limited
Textile Products
S. P. Apparels Limited
Chambal Fertilizers & Chemicals Limited
Auto Ancillaries
Suprajit Engineering Limited
Lumax Auto Technologies Limited
Healthcare Services
Narayana Hrudayalaya Ltd.
Hotels, Resorts And Other Recreational Activities
Westlife Development Ltd
Prism Johnson Limited
Consumer Non Durables
VST Industries Limited
Industrial Products
Nilkamal Limited
Positions Decreased
Atul Limited
Ferrous Metals
APL Apollo Tubes Limited
JB Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals Limited
Note: The above position change is compared to last month-end data.
Rebalances below 0.05 % are not considered.
Investment Objective

The primary investment objective is to seek to generate long term capital appreciation from a portfolio that is substantially constituted of equity and equity related securities of small cap companies. From time to time, the fund manager will also seek participation in other equity and equity related securities to achieve optimal portfolio construction.
There is no assurance that the investment objective of the Scheme will be realized.

Product Labelling

This Open Ended Equity Scheme is suitable for investors who are seeking*
• Long-term capital growth
• Investment in equity and equity-related securities predominantly of small cap companies (beyond top 250 companies by market capitalization)

* Investors should consult their financial advisors if in doubt whether the product is suitable for them.