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Quantitative U.S. Small Cap Equity

Mutual Fund


As of 3/31/23 Inception Date
QTD YTD 1 Year 3 Year 5 Year 10 Year Since Inception
Quantitative U.S. Small Cap Equity (Gross) 1.9% 1.9% -1.5% 27.1% 8.6% N/A 7.9% 11/30/2017
Quantitative U.S. Small Cap Equity (Net) 1.7% 1.7% -2.5% 25.9% 7.6% N/A 7.0%
Russell 2000 2.7% 2.7% -11.6% 17.5% 4.7% N/A 4.3%

Calendar Year Returns

2022 2021 2020 2019 2018
Glenmede Gross -7.5% 33.0% 8.5% 23.2% -10.4%
Glenmede Net -8.4% 31.7% 7.5% 22.3% -11.1%
Russell 2000 -20.4% 14.8% 20.0% 25.5% -11.0%
Gross +/- 12.9% 18.1% -11.4% -2.3% 0.6%


Performance quoted is past performance and is not a guarantee of future results. Products have fees that reduce their performance, indexes do not. You cannot invest directly in an index. For further information see the Fact Sheet below.


GIM believes that a benchmark-agnostic portfolio of small cap stocks, constructed with a disciplined blend of proprietary multi-factor models and downside risk screens, may achieve long-term performance.

Quantitative discipline; fundamental insight Models based on intuitive fundamentals that drive performance

Proprietary, diversified models for each sector Unique multi-factor stock selection models for buying and selling

Downside risk screens Proprietary earnings surprise indicators, quality of earnings and stock price volatility

Benchmark-agnostic position weights Minimizes single-stock risk; avoids bias toward expensive stocks

Integrates top-down and bottom-up analysis Target +/- 2% of industry group weightings relative to benchmark.

ESG integrated: Thoughtful application of material Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) criteria ESG factors, such as proprietary ESG momentum, are incorporated into stock selection models

Continuity of senior Small Cap team since strategy inception Inception date of November 30, 2017

Summary Investment Guidelines

  • Universe: Russell 2000 Index
  • Benchmark: Russell 2000 Index
  • 80-140 holdings
  • Maximum position size: 2% for any security
  • Sector: +/–3% vs. Russell 2000 Index

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