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Barrie Whitman

Barrie Whitman

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About Barrie Whitman

Barrie Whitman has had more than 15 years' experience in the specialised arena of high-yield debt. He started out in 1987 at United Bank of Kuwait as a credit analyst, moving on to become a fund manager and CIO for high yield investments at the bank. Whitman moved to Standard Bank in 1997 and then to Columbia Threadneedle two years later where he is now head of European high yield. He employs a bottom-up approach to bond selection, and, in common with all Columbia Threadneedle managers, is involved in the house’s renowned teamwork-based style of investment.

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Performance

over : 30/11/2014 - 30/11/2017
Manager Return
37 Chris Higham 11.6%
38 Daniel McKernan 10.9%
39 Barrie Whitman 10.8%
40 Mark Harris 10.5%
41 Mike Amey 10.2%

Total Return

Month by Month Performance

Quarterly Performance

to 30/09/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 1.5% 1.2% 0.3%
2016 7.3% 1.1% 1.5% 4.1% 0.4%
2015 0.2% 2.2% -1.5% -1.3% 0.8%
2014 4.2% 1.7% 1.8% -0.1% 0.8%
2013 4.2% 1.2% -1.6% 2.7% 1.9%

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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.