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Joe Foster

Joe Foster

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About Joe Foster

Joe Foster was born in the USA and attended the University of Nevada-Reno and the Tennesse Technological University where he studied Science, Business Administration and Geology. He holds a BA, an MBA and an MS degree. Joe started his career as a mine exploration geologist in 1998 with the Pension Mining Company. He joined Van Eck Global in 1996 where he is currently a portfolio manager and has been managing funds for over 11 years. Outside of fund management he lists skiing, hiking and biking as his interests.

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Citywire Rating: Not Rated

2009

  • FRated A in Feb 2009
  • MNot rated in Mar 2009
  • ANot rated in Apr 2009
  • MNot rated in May 2009
  • JNot rated in Jun 2009
  • JRated A in Jul 2009
  • ANot rated in Aug 2009
  • SNot rated in Sep 2009
  • ONot rated in Oct 2009
  • NRated A in Nov 2009
  • DRated A in Dec 2009

2010

  • JRated A in Jan 2010
  • FRated A in Feb 2010
  • MRated A in Mar 2010
  • ARated A in Apr 2010
  • MRated A in May 2010
  • JNot rated in Jun 2010
  • JNot rated in Jul 2010
  • ARated A in Aug 2010
  • SRated A in Sep 2010
  • ORated AA in Oct 2010
  • NRated AA in Nov 2010
  • DRated AAA in Dec 2010

2011

  • JRated AA in Jan 2011
  • FRated AA in Feb 2011
  • MRated AA in Mar 2011
  • ARated AA in Apr 2011
  • MRated AA in May 2011
  • JRated AA in Jun 2011
  • JRated AA in Jul 2011
  • ARated AAA in Aug 2011
  • SRated AA in Sep 2011
  • ORated AA in Oct 2011
  • NRated AAA in Nov 2011
  • DRated AAA in Dec 2011

2012

  • JRated AAA in Jan 2012
  • FRated AAA in Feb 2012
  • MRated AAA in Mar 2012
  • ARated AAA in Apr 2012
  • MRated AAA in May 2012
  • JRated AA in Jun 2012
  • JRated AA in Jul 2012
  • ARated AA in Aug 2012
  • SRated AA in Sep 2012
  • ORated AA 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
  • FRated Plus in Feb 2014
  • MRated Plus in Mar 2014
  • ARated Plus in Apr 2014
  • MRated Plus in May 2014
  • JRated A in Jun 2014
  • JRated A in Jul 2014
  • ARated A in Aug 2014
  • SRated A in Sep 2014
  • ORated A in Oct 2014
  • NRated AA in Nov 2014
  • DRated AA in Dec 2014

2015

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

2016

  • JRated Plus in Jan 2016
  • FNot rated in Feb 2016
  • MNot rated in Mar 2016
  • ANot rated in Apr 2016
  • MNot rated in May 2016
  • JNot rated in Jun 2016
  • JNot rated in Jul 2016
  • ANot rated in Aug 2016
  • SNot rated in Sep 2016
  • ONot rated in Oct 2016
  • NNot rated in Nov 2016
  • DNot rated in Dec 2016

2017

  • JNot rated in Jan 2017
  • FNot rated in Feb 2017
  • MNot rated in Mar 2017
  • ANot rated in Apr 2017
  • MNot rated in May 2017
  • JNot rated in Jun 2017
  • JNot rated in Jul 2017
  • ANot rated in Aug 2017
  • SNot rated in Sep 2017
  • ONot rated in Oct 2017
  • NNot rated in Nov 2017
  • DNot rated in Dec 2017

Performance

Equity - Gold & Precious Metals
over : 30/11/2016 - 30/11/2017

Total Return

Month by Month Performance

Quarterly Performance

to 30/09/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 10.0% -0.8% 0.6%
2016 53.0% 36.5% 45.8% -0.8% -22.5%
2015 -25.5% -5.8% 0.6% -20.5% -1.2%
2014 -7.4% 14.3% 18.4% -20.4% -14.1%
2013 -49.6% -17.6% -34.5% 12.2% -16.8%

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Star gold manager takes charge of market-leading fund

Leading Swiss firm brings in precious metals expert to take sole charge of gold fund.

Manager awards prove talent knows no national boundaries

The rise to prominence of multimanagers offering access to leading international, cross-border funds was evident at the Sauren Golden Awards in Frankfurt last week, as British managers took home the majority of the trophies.

Analysis: Europe's top performing gold fund managers

Citywire's latest ranking analysis reveals the best performing managers in the gold and precious metals sector over the last twelve months, three years and five years.

Gold price can top $3000 says star fund manager

Gold’s 18-year bull run could peak beyond $3000 says the manager of one of the best-performing funds of the past decade.

The decade's best-performing funds revealed

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