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John Stopford

John Stopford

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About John Stopford

John Stopford has been a fund manager for 18 years and is a Chartered Financial Analyst. He attended Oxford University where he obtained an Honours degree in chemistry. John was appointed head of fixed income at Investec in 2003. He moved to the London office after a stint in South Africa where he was made responsible for the South African fixed income business following the merger between Investec Asset Management and Guinness Flight in 1998. Through very strong performance, John helped grow South Africa’s fixed income assets under management from £1.5 billion to £5 billion in 5 years, winning numerous awards. Previously, John was responsible for Guinness Flight’s investments in emerging bond and currency markets in London. Prior to joining Guinness Flight in 1993, he worked in London and Tokyo as a specialist global bond and currency portfolio manager for Mitsui Trust Asset Management. John currently manages the Investec GSF Global Strategic Income Fund and the Investec GSF High Income Bond (US Dollar) fund where he uses an active and primarily top down fixed income investment process. Outside of fund mangement, John enjoys rugby.

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Citywire Rating: Not Rated

2007

  • JRated AAA in Jul 2007
  • ARated AA in Aug 2007
  • SRated A in Sep 2007
  • ORated A in Oct 2007
  • NRated A in Nov 2007
  • DRated A in Dec 2007

2008

  • JRated A in Jan 2008
  • FNot rated in Feb 2008
  • MNot rated in Mar 2008
  • ANot rated in Apr 2008
  • MNot rated in May 2008
  • JNot rated in Jun 2008
  • JNot rated in Jul 2008
  • ANot rated in Aug 2008
  • SNot rated in Sep 2008
  • ONot rated in Oct 2008
  • NNot rated in Nov 2008
  • DNot rated in Dec 2008

2009

  • JNot rated in Jan 2009
  • FNot rated in Feb 2009
  • MNot rated in Mar 2009
  • ANot rated in Apr 2009
  • MNot rated in May 2009
  • JNot rated in Jun 2009
  • JNot rated in Jul 2009
  • ANot rated in Aug 2009
  • SNot rated in Sep 2009
  • ONot rated in Oct 2009
  • NNot rated in Nov 2009
  • DNot rated 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 AA in May 2010
  • JRated A in Jun 2010
  • JRated A in Jul 2010
  • ARated A in Aug 2010
  • SRated A in Sep 2010
  • ORated A in Oct 2010
  • NRated A in Nov 2010
  • DRated A in Dec 2010

2011

  • JRated AA in Jan 2011
  • FRated AA in Feb 2011
  • MRated AA in Mar 2011
  • ARated AA in Apr 2011
  • MNot rated in May 2011
  • JNot rated in Jun 2011
  • JNot rated in Jul 2011
  • ANot rated in Aug 2011
  • SNot rated in Sep 2011
  • ONot rated in Oct 2011
  • NNot rated in Nov 2011
  • DNot rated in Dec 2011

2012

  • JNot rated in Jan 2012
  • FNot rated in Feb 2012
  • MNot rated in Mar 2012
  • ANot rated in Apr 2012
  • MNot rated in May 2012
  • JNot rated in Jun 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
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  • NNot rated in Nov 2013
  • DNot rated in Dec 2013

2014

  • JNot rated in Jan 2014
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  • ANot rated in Apr 2014
  • MNot rated in May 2014
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  • JNot rated in Jul 2014
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  • DNot rated in Dec 2014

2015

  • JNot rated in Jan 2015
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  • MNot rated in Mar 2015
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  • MNot rated in May 2015
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  • JNot rated in Jul 2015
  • ANot rated in Aug 2015
  • SNot rated in Sep 2015
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  • NNot rated in Nov 2015
  • DNot rated in Dec 2015

2016

  • JNot rated in Jan 2016
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  • MNot rated in Mar 2016
  • ANot rated in Apr 2016
  • MNot rated in May 2016
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  • DNot rated in Dec 2016

2017

  • JNot rated in Jan 2017
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  • MNot rated in May 2017
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  • JNot rated in Jul 2017
  • ANot rated in Aug 2017
  • SNot rated in Sep 2017
  • ONot rated in Oct 2017

Performance

over : 30/09/2016 - 30/09/2017

Total Return

Month by Month Performance

Quarterly Performance

to 30/09/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 8.9% 5.9% 6.3%
2016 3.1% 1.8% 2.1% 5.4% -5.9%
2015 -15.8% -1.4% -0.2% -14.4% -0.1%
2014 -3.3% -0.7% 5.5% -4.0% -3.9%
2013 -4.3% -0.9% -6.4% 2.9% 0.3%
2012 4.1%

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