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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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Funds Managed
  1. Polar Capital Japan USD

Citywire Rating: + rated

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
  • SNot rated in Sep 2017
  • ONot rated in Oct 2017
  • NRated Plus in Nov 2017
  • DRated Plus in Dec 2017

2018

  • JRated Plus in Jan 2018
  • FRated A in Feb 2018
  • MRated A in Mar 2018
  • ARated A in Apr 2018
  • MRated A in May 2018
  • JNot rated in Jun 2018
  • JRated Plus in Jul 2018
  • ARated Plus in Aug 2018
  • SRated Plus in Sep 2018

Performance

Equity - Japan
over : 31/08/2017 - 31/08/2018
Rank 12/28 Equity - Japan
Manager Return
10 Masafumi Oshiden 7.4%
11 Gerard Cawley 7.3%
12 James Salter 7.3%
13 Jun Tano 7.2%
14 Stephen Dover 6.7%
14 Purav A. Jhaveri 6.7%

Total Return

Month by Month Performance

Quarterly Performance

to 30/06/2018 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2018 -5.2% 3.0%
2017 23.5% 6.2% 3.2% 2.6% 9.8%
2016 19.3% -9.8% 3.1% 17.5% 9.2%
2015 14.5% 10.7% 2.2% -10.4% 12.9%
2014 -4.4% -10.5% 5.8% 1.2% -0.3%
2013 0.0%

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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.