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Ardevora Global Equity A

Ranked 16 out of 79 in - Long/Short Equity over 12 months
All calculations are in GBP unless stated

Managed by

Ben Fitchew

Ben Fitchew joined Ardevora in May 2010. Ben has over 15 years’ experience, beginning his career in 2002 at Liontrust Asset Management, where he was ultimately responsible for the management of a number of long-only and long/short portfolios. Ben has a first class degree in Mathematics, a Master of Science in Mathematics and the Foundations of Computer Science from Oxford University and is a CFA charter holder.

Jeremy Lang

Jeremy Lang co-founded Ardevora in January 2010, alongside William Pattisson. Jeremy has over 30 years’ experience, beginning his career in 1986 managing North American and UK Equities with William at James Capel Fund Managers. He left James Capel in 1991 to take up full-time long-distance sailing. In 1995 Jeremy joined Liontrust Asset Management, and in 1999, he partnered with William to manage UK equity portfolios and all investment management operations. Jeremy left Liontrust in April 2009. He has a first class degree in Economics and Econometrics from the University of York and a Masters in Economics of Finance and Investment from the University of Exeter.

William Pattisson

William Pattisson co-founded Ardevora in January 2010, alongside Jeremy Lang. William has over 30 years’ experience, beginning his career in 1986 managing North American and UK Equities with Jeremy at James Capel Fund Managers. In 1994, William moved to Fleming Investment Management where he became head of the UK Equity Specialist team, before being appointed as the Head of UK Equities. In 1999, he joined Liontrust Asset Management where he partnered with Jeremy to manage UK equity portfolios and all investment management operations. William left Liontrust in April 2009. He has a degree in Chemistry from Oxford University.


The Ardevora Global Equity Fund’s investment objective is to achieve long-term capital appreciation. The Ardevora Global Equity Fund will primarily invest in and gain exposure to equity or equity-related securities (such as ordinary and preference shares, global depository receipts and American depository receipts) listed or traded on Regulated Markets.

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Long/Short Equity over : 28/02/2017 - 28/02/2018
  • Rank 16/79 Total Return
  • Rank 62/79 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 32/79 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Currency Return
14 Old Mutual UK Opportunities A Acc GBP


15 SWMC Small Cap European B GBP GBP


16 Ardevora Global Equity A GBP


17 Pictet-Japanese Equity Opportunities-I GBP GBP


18 LOF - Fundamental Equity L/S Sys.Hdg.Seed (GBP) ND

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged



Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 01/01/2018 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 16.4% 7.2% -0.8% 4.4% 4.8%
2016 21.7% 0.1% 11.4% 6.1% 3.0%
2015 12.5% 8.5% -4.4% -1.0% 9.5%
2014 14.0% 4.0% 1.0% 2.9% 5.5%
2013 34.9% 16.4% 3.9% 3.7% 7.6%
2012 5.8% 9.0% -3.9% 2.3% -1.2%
2011 3.7% -13.6% 5.6%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Ireland
  2. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date18/02/2011
  • Share Class size10Mn
  • Base currencyGBP
  • ISIN IE00B3V67M87

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment5,000
  • Min. regular additional investment1,000


  • Annual management1.50%

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Performance is for the period shown (month end to month end, bid/bid, gross income reinvested, calculated in the currency and currencies indicated).