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Paul Spencer

Paul Spencer

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About Paul Spencer

Halifax-born Paul Spencer studied Economics at Nottingham University before embarking on his investment management career with an eight year stint at BWD Rensburg from 1987 to 1995 during which time he became head of research. In July 1991, he was appointed fund manager of the firm’s UK Smaller Companies Trust. Paul left Rensburg in 1995 to join Granville Davies where he was director and a small and mid caps analyst, before moving to TD Waterhouse in 1999 taking on the post of head of research. In March 2006 Paul returned to Rensburg’s fund management team where he is now lead manager of the UK Mid Cap Growth Trust as well as being joint manager of the UK Managers Focus Trust. Paul holds the Securities Institute MSI Dip qualification and describes his investment approach for the funds under his management as “Style agnostic but with a high conviction idea portfolio” Away from the office Paul’s leisure interests include golf and bridge.

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Citywire Rating: A rated

2013

  • SRated AA in Sep 2013
  • ORated A in Oct 2013
  • NRated AA in Nov 2013
  • DRated AA in Dec 2013

2014

  • JRated AA in Jan 2014
  • FRated AA in Feb 2014
  • MRated AA in Mar 2014
  • ARated AAA in Apr 2014
  • MRated AA in May 2014
  • JRated AA in Jun 2014
  • JRated AA in Jul 2014
  • ARated AA in Aug 2014
  • SRated AA in Sep 2014
  • ORated A in Oct 2014
  • NRated A in Nov 2014
  • DRated Plus in Dec 2014

2015

  • JRated A in Jan 2015
  • FRated A in Feb 2015
  • MRated A in Mar 2015
  • ARated Plus in Apr 2015
  • MRated A in May 2015
  • JRated A in Jun 2015
  • JRated AA in Jul 2015
  • ARated AA in Aug 2015
  • SRated AA in Sep 2015
  • ORated AA in Oct 2015
  • NRated AA in Nov 2015
  • DRated AA in Dec 2015

2016

  • JRated AA in Jan 2016
  • FRated AA in Feb 2016
  • MRated AA in Mar 2016
  • ARated AA in Apr 2016
  • MRated AA in May 2016
  • JRated AA in Jun 2016
  • JRated Plus in Jul 2016
  • ARated Plus in Aug 2016
  • SRated Plus in Sep 2016
  • ORated A in Oct 2016
  • NRated Plus in Nov 2016
  • DRated Plus in Dec 2016

2017

  • JRated Plus in Jan 2017
  • FNot rated in Feb 2017
  • MRated Plus in Mar 2017
  • ANot rated in Apr 2017
  • MRated A in May 2017
  • JRated A in Jun 2017
  • JRated A in Jul 2017
  • ARated A in Aug 2017
  • SRated A in Sep 2017
  • ORated A in Oct 2017
  • NRated A in Nov 2017

Performance

over : 31/10/2016 - 31/10/2017

Total Return

Month by Month Performance

Quarterly Performance

to 30/09/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 6.0% 13.4% 5.8%
2016 -17.2% -7.0% -19.3% 11.1% -0.7%
2015 17.9% 0.7% 16.8% -4.0% 4.5%
2014 -6.9% 6.0% -5.0% -6.7% -0.8%
2013 53.6% 5.2% 7.9% 19.1% 13.6%
Citywire Discovery Source: Citywire Discovery Performance is for the period shown (month end to month end, bid/bid, gross income reinvested, calculated in USD)..Portions of the information contained on this page was derived by Citywire Financial Publishers Ltd using content supplied by Lipper, A Reuters Company.