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Amit Kumar

Amit Kumar

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About Amit Kumar

Amit Kumar is portfolio manager for the American Absolute Alpha Fund and the American Extended Alpha Fund at Columbia Threadneedle. He is also responsible for researching US companies across the consumer discretionary and technology sectors. Amit joined the company in 2014 as a senior portfolio analyst in the US Equities team. Before joining the company, Amit spent seven years with Artham Capital and Swiss Re Asset Management, where he worked as a research analyst. Prior to that, he spent nine years in the technology industry IBM, TCS and a number of tech start-up firms. Amit holds an MBA in Finance from Columbia Business School and a BSc in Technology from the Indian Institute of Technology. He also holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation. Amit is also a published author whose work includes Short Selling: Finding Uncommon Short Ideas.

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Performance

Alternative UCITS - Long/Short Equity
over : 30/11/2016 - 30/11/2017
Manager Return
159 Max Anderl 1.6%
159 Stefan Kubes 1.6%
161 Amit Kumar 1.5%
162 Walter Levy 1.4%
163 Andreas Zehnder 1.2%
163 Pedro Cameron 1.2%

Total Return

Month by Month Performance

Quarterly Performance

to 30/09/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 0.9% 0.3% 0.9%
2016 -4.6% -3.5% -1.5% 0.9% -0.6%

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AAA-rated L/S manager streamlines strategy to aid upturn

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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.