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James Salter

James Salter

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About James Salter

James Salter was born in London in 1965. He attended the University of Reading and the University of London where he studied Classics and Anthropology respectively. James began his career at F&C where he was assistant fund manager before joining Martin Currie as a director and fund manager for their Japanese funds. He later joined Schroders, and was senior fund manger for the Schroder Japan Growth Fund. He established the Japanese franchise at Bonfield Asset Management before he transferred to Polar Capital in 2001. James has over 19 years of investment experience and has helped establish the Japanese team at Polar Capital. He is a member of the CFA institute. Outside of fund management, James's interests include open water swimming and spending time with his family.

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Citywire Rating: Not Rated

2008

  • SRated AAA in Sep 2008
  • ORated AA in Oct 2008
  • NRated AAA in Nov 2008
  • DRated AA in Dec 2008

2009

  • JRated A in Jan 2009
  • FRated A in Feb 2009
  • MRated A in Mar 2009
  • ARated AA in Apr 2009
  • MRated AA in May 2009
  • JRated AA in Jun 2009
  • JRated AAA in Jul 2009
  • ARated AA in Aug 2009
  • SRated AA in Sep 2009
  • ONot rated in Oct 2009
  • NRated AAA in Nov 2009
  • DRated AA in Dec 2009

2010

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

2011

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

2012

  • JRated AA in Jan 2012
  • FRated A in Feb 2012
  • MRated AA in Mar 2012
  • ARated AA in Apr 2012
  • MRated AA in May 2012
  • JRated A in Jun 2012
  • JRated A in Jul 2012
  • ARated A in Aug 2012
  • SNot rated in Sep 2012
  • ONot rated in Oct 2012
  • NNot rated in Nov 2012
  • DRated A in Dec 2012

2013

  • JRated A in Jan 2013
  • FRated A in Feb 2013
  • MRated A in Mar 2013
  • ARated A in Apr 2013
  • MNot rated in May 2013
  • JNot rated in Jun 2013
  • JRated AA in Jul 2013
  • ARated A in Aug 2013
  • SRated AA in Sep 2013
  • ORated AA in Oct 2013
  • NRated AA in Nov 2013
  • DRated AA in Dec 2013

2014

  • JRated A in Jan 2014
  • FRated Plus in Feb 2014
  • MRated Plus in Mar 2014
  • ANot rated in Apr 2014
  • MNot rated in May 2014
  • JNot rated in Jun 2014
  • JNot rated in Jul 2014
  • ANot rated in Aug 2014
  • SNot rated in Sep 2014
  • ONot rated in Oct 2014
  • NNot rated in Nov 2014
  • DNot rated in Dec 2014

2015

  • JNot rated in Jan 2015
  • FNot rated in Feb 2015
  • MNot rated in Mar 2015
  • ANot rated in Apr 2015
  • MNot rated in May 2015
  • JNot rated in Jun 2015
  • JNot rated in Jul 2015
  • ANot rated in Aug 2015
  • SNot rated in Sep 2015
  • ONot rated in Oct 2015
  • NNot rated in Nov 2015
  • DNot rated in Dec 2015

2016

  • JNot rated 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

Performance

Equity - Japan
over : 31/07/2014 - 31/07/2017
Rank 100/167 Equity - Japan
Manager Return
98 Linn Hansson 26.7%
99 Shogo Maeda 26.4%
100 James Salter 26.1%
100 Gerard Cawley 26.1%
102 Paul Chesson 25.7%
102 Tony Roberts 25.7%

Total Return

Month by Month Performance

Quarterly Performance

to 30/06/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 2.9% 6.8%
2016 -2.3% -17.9% -12.5% 12.7% 20.6%
2015 8.6% 5.4% 10.5% -15.5% 10.3%
2014 2.6% -11.7% 6.7% 3.9% 4.9%
2013 60.9% 22.5% 12.0% 7.1% 9.6%
2012 13.5%

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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 JPY)..Portions of the information contained on this page was derived by Citywire Financial Publishers Ltd using content supplied by Lipper, A Reuters Company.