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GAM Star Alpha Technology USD Inc

Ranked 14 out of 25 in - Technology over 12 months
All calculations are in GBP unless stated

Managed by

Mark Hawtin

Mark Hawtin works at GAM Holding AG where he runs equity strategies. Prior to joining GAM, Mark worked at BNP Paribas and Quilter Goodison for seven years (1983-1991), at Enskilda Securities for eight years (1991-1999), and at Marshall Wace for eight years (1999-2007), accruing over 25 years of investment experience. The GAM Star Technology fund under his management invests in technology stock across all capitalisation sectors with a blend of original, in-depth fundamental investment style with some relative value analysis.


The investment objective of the Fund is to achieve long term capital appreciation by taking long and short positions primarily in equities or equity related derivative contracts of technology related companies. Such companies will be listed on or dealt in Recognised Markets globally (including in Emerging Markets as described below) and up to 10% of its Net Asset Value may be invested in unlisted equities of such companies.

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Technology over : 31/10/2015 - 31/10/2016

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 30/09/2016 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2016 -5.3% 11.1% 9.8%
2015 12.1% 7.4% -6.5% -0.2% 11.9%
2014 -4.3% -2.2% -3.8% -0.4% 2.1%
2013 19.9% 11.6% -4.4% 5.3% 6.8%
2012 3.5% 7.3% -2.6% -4.9% 4.2%
2011 -14.1% -4.5% 1.1% -9.8% -1.5%
2010 -3.4% 11.1%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Austria
  2. France
  3. Germany
  4. Ireland
  5. Italy
  6. Netherlands
  7. Spain
  8. Sweden
  9. Switzerland
  10. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date06/02/2014
  • Share Class size18Mn
  • Base currencyUSD
  • ISIN IE00B5BJ3567

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment10,000
  • Min. regular additional investment5,000


  • Annual management1.50%
  • Initial investment5

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