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Ajay Argal

Ajay Argal

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About Ajay Argal

Ajay Argal is a portfolio manager at Barings based in Hong Kong. He is responsible for managing the Baring India GARP Fund. Ajay graduated from IIM Bangalore IIT Bombay with an MBA and outside of work, lists chess and music among his interests.

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Funds Managed
  1. Baring India A USD Acc

Citywire Rating: AA rated

2012

  • JNot rated in Jul 2012
  • ANot rated in Aug 2012
  • SNot rated in Sep 2012
  • ONot rated in Oct 2012
  • NNot rated in Nov 2012
  • DNot rated in Dec 2012

2013

  • JNot rated in Jan 2013
  • FNot rated in Feb 2013
  • MNot rated in Mar 2013
  • ANot rated in Apr 2013
  • MNot rated in May 2013
  • JNot rated in Jun 2013
  • JNot rated in Jul 2013
  • ANot rated in Aug 2013
  • SNot rated in Sep 2013
  • ONot rated in Oct 2013
  • NNot rated in Nov 2013
  • DNot rated in Dec 2013

2014

  • JNot rated in Jan 2014
  • FNot rated in Feb 2014
  • MNot rated in Mar 2014
  • ANot rated in Apr 2014
  • MNot rated in May 2014
  • JNot rated in Jun 2014
  • JNot rated in Jul 2014
  • ANot rated in Aug 2014
  • SNot rated in Sep 2014
  • ONot rated in Oct 2014
  • NNot rated in Nov 2014
  • DNot rated in Dec 2014

2015

  • JRated Plus in Jan 2015
  • FRated A in Feb 2015
  • MRated A in Mar 2015
  • ARated A in Apr 2015
  • MRated AA in May 2015
  • JRated AA 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 AAA in Feb 2016
  • MRated AA in Mar 2016
  • ARated AAA in Apr 2016
  • MRated AAA in May 2016
  • JRated AAA in Jun 2016
  • JRated AAA in Jul 2016
  • ARated AAA in Aug 2016
  • SRated AAA in Sep 2016
  • ORated AAA in Oct 2016
  • NRated AAA in Nov 2016
  • DRated AAA in Dec 2016

2017

  • JRated AAA in Jan 2017
  • FRated AAA in Feb 2017
  • MRated AAA in Mar 2017
  • ARated AAA in Apr 2017
  • MRated AAA in May 2017
  • JRated AAA in Jun 2017
  • JRated AAA in Jul 2017
  • ARated AAA in Aug 2017
  • SRated AAA in Sep 2017
  • ORated AAA in Oct 2017
  • NRated AA in Nov 2017

Performance

Equity - India
over : 31/10/2014 - 31/10/2017
Rank 97/139 Equity - India
Manager Return
96 Kunal Desai 38.0%
97 Ajay Argal 37.9%
98 Harish Krishnan 37.7%
99 Sanjay Ramdas Dongre 36.9%

Total Return

Month by Month Performance

Quarterly Performance

to 30/09/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 14.5% 3.9% 3.8%
2016 4.9% -2.7% 8.1% 8.9% -8.4%
2015 0.7% 3.4% -0.2% -2.6% 0.1%
2014 40.9% 8.3% 17.4% 3.1% 7.6%
2013 8.7% -5.0% 5.0% -2.0% 11.2%

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Barings Indian equity chief ups financials bet after Modi win

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Citywire Discovery Source: Citywire Discovery Performance is for the period shown (month end to month end, bid/bid, gross income reinvested, calculated in the currency and currencies indicated)..Portions of the information contained on this page was derived by Citywire Financial Publishers Ltd using content supplied by Lipper, A Reuters Company.