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Matt Linsey

Matt Linsey

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About Matt Linsey

Matt Linsey is based in London where he founded North of South Capital LLP in 2004, he is currently the Managing Partner and runs funds in emerging markets. He started his career in 1984 at Chase Manhattan Bank holding the position of Vice President, from there he moved to ING Asset Management and then on to Baring Asset Management. Matt graduated from the University of Michigan with an MBA in Business Administration. Outside of work he enjoys skiing, swimming and also travelling.

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Citywire Rating: + rated


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


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


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


  • JRated Plus in Jan 2017
  • FRated A in Feb 2017
  • MRated Plus in Mar 2017
  • ARated A in Apr 2017
  • MRated Plus in May 2017
  • JNot rated in Jun 2017
  • JRated Plus in Jul 2017


Equity - Global Emerging Markets
over : 30/06/2016 - 30/06/2017

Total Return

Month by Month Performance

Quarterly Performance

to 30/06/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 14.0% 4.7%
2016 21.9% 8.6% 4.2% 10.1% -2.1%
2015 -16.8% 0.2% -0.4% -19.5% 3.5%
2014 -6.1% 0.0% 9.1% -4.0% -10.3%
2013 9.5% 2.2% -7.2% 8.4% 6.5%
2012 10.9% 6.2%

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EM boutique founder: Trump and Sanders could hurt trade links

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Valuations reflect Brazil's reality, says EM boutique star

Citywire A-rated Matt Linsey is increasing his allocation to Brazil as distressed valuations are attractive for long-term positioning.

EM star Linsey makes major shift away from India

Citywire A-rated developing world specialist cuts over half of exposure to Indian growth story on valuation fears.

Brazilian consumer boom isn’t comatose, says EM boutique star

Despite reducing exposure to the country, Citywire AA-rated Matt Linsey thinks bottom-up investors can still find value.

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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.