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Nigel Bolton

Nigel Bolton

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About Nigel Bolton

Nigel Bolton is managing director and head of the European equity style diversified team at BlackRock, and is responsible for the European equity team investment process and business development. He has overall responsibility for all European accounts and is directly responsible for the BGF European and European Focus portfolios. Bolton joined BlackRock in 2008 from Scottish Widows Investment Partnership (SWIP), where he was a director and head of European equities. Prior to joining SWIP in 2004, he was with WP Stewart (Europe) Ltd., as head of European investments. From 1992 to 2003, Bolton was with Citigroup Global Asset Management, where he was a managing director and head of European equities. Previously, he was with Abbey Life Investment Services from 1989 to 1992. He began his career as an investment analyst with BSW in 1985. Bolton earned a BA degree with honours in economics from the University of Nottingham in 1985.

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2007

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Performance

Equity - Europe
over : 30/04/2014 - 30/04/2017
Rank 470/580 Equity - Europe
Manager Return
468 Chiara Mauri 15.3%
469 Michael Keppler 15.3%
470 Nigel Bolton 15.3%
471 Jeremy Whitley 15.3%
472 Andrea Puccini 15.2%

Total Return

Month by Month Performance

Quarterly Performance

to 31/03/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 4.7%
2016 -5.8% -8.0% -3.1% 1.8% 3.9%
2015 11.9% 17.6% -0.7% -8.6% 4.9%
2014 3.2% 2.8% -0.9% -0.7% 2.0%
2013 22.1% 5.2% 0.7% 8.5% 6.1%
2012 7.5% 4.5%

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