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Stephen Harker

Stephen Harker

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About Stephen Harker

Teeside born Stephen Harker attended both Warwick and Sheffield Universities studying Mathematics, Economics and Finance, and started his investment career with Prudential Portfolio Managers where he worked from 1983 to ’93. He moved to Societe Generale in 2002. Stephen has managed Japanese equity funds since 1985 and, as well as managing a number of institutional funds, he currently co-manages two Japan focused retail funds alongside Neil Edwards, and they say they adopt a contrarian value approach. Away from the office Stephen lists his main leisure interest as football.

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Citywire Rating: A rated

2008

  • JRated A in Jul 2008
  • ARated A in Aug 2008
  • SRated A in Sep 2008
  • ORated AA in Oct 2008
  • NRated A in Nov 2008
  • DRated A in Dec 2008

2009

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

2010

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

2012

  • JRated A in Jan 2012
  • FRated A in Feb 2012
  • MRated A in Mar 2012
  • ARated A 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
  • SRated Plus in Sep 2013
  • ORated Plus in Oct 2013
  • NRated Plus in Nov 2013
  • DRated Plus in Dec 2013

2014

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

2015

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

2016

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

2017

  • JRated A in Jan 2017
  • FRated A in Feb 2017
  • MRated A in Mar 2017

Performance

Equity - Japan
over : 28/02/2014 - 28/02/2017
Rank 23/161 Equity - Japan
Manager Return
21 Nicholas Price 42.2%
22 Gregor Trachsel 41.8%
23 Jeffrey Atherton 41.7%
23 Stephen Harker 41.7%
23 Neil Edwards 41.7%

Total Return

Month by Month Performance

Quarterly Performance

to 01/01/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2016 7.2% -15.9% -12.4% 15.2% 26.4%
2015 13.2% 12.4% 9.8% -15.0% 8.1%
2014 8.8% -5.8% 5.2% 3.9% 5.6%
2013 65.3% 23.7% 14.0% 5.1% 11.5%
2012 -14.6% -6.5% 22.1%

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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.