Schroder UK Mid Cap Fund PLC is an UK-based investment trust company. Its primary objective is to invest in mid cap equities with the aim of providing a total return in excess of the FTSE 250 (ex-Investment Companies) Index. The company's investment strategy is to invest principally in the investment universe associated with the benchmark index and emphasized on specific companies and targeted themes. It adopts a unique and consistent investment process, taking a stock specific approach with an emphasis on growth companies and sector weightings. The company may use gearing within pre-agreed limits to enhance investment returns in rising markets.