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Majedie Tortoise A Acc

Ranked 37 out of 79 in - Long/Short Equity over 12 months
All calculations are in GBP unless stated

Managed by

Tom Morris

Tom Morris is a fund manager and analyst with 6 years’ investment experience in UK and international equity markets at Majedie. He is responsible for co-managing the Tortoise Fund, Global Equity Fund and Global Focus Fund, having previously worked for Majedie as an Equity Analyst. Tom holds a Master of Sciences degree in Natural Sciences, specialising in Physics, from St Catharine’s College, Cambridge. He is a CFA charterholder.

Matthew Smith

Matthew Smith is a fund manager and analyst with 21 years' investment experience in UK and international equity markets. Matthew is responsible for lead managing the Tortoise Fund and co-managing both the UK Equity and UK Focus funds. Before joining Majedie in 2006, Matthew had been a Director at Deutsche Bank, where he was Pan European Support Services Analyst. Until 2004 he had been a Director and Transport Analyst at Credit Suisse. Prior to that, he was a fund manager and analyst at NPI, where he managed the NPI UK Extra Income Unit Trust. Matthew joined NPI in 1994. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Geophysics from the University of Southampton. He is SFA qualified and an Associate Member of the CFA Society of the UK.


To achieve positive absolute returns in all market conditions over rolling three-year periods with less volatility than a conventional long-only equity fund. It may invest in a concentrated portfolio of equity securities, comprising a maximum of 40 long and 40 short positions. This will be predominantly in companies incorporated in the UK or with a substantial proportion of their business in the UK, but it may also invest in non-UK companies up to a maximum of 45%.

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Long/Short Equity over : 30/04/2015 - 30/04/2016
  • Rank 37/79 Total Return
  • Rank 58/79 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 66/79 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Currency Return
35 DB Platinum Chilton Diversified I2C-G liq GBP


36 Verrazzano European Long-Short EI GBP Hgd

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged



37 Majedie Tortoise A Acc GBP


38 Pictet-Japanese Equity Opportunities-I GBP GBP


39 Smith & Williamson Enterprise A GBP


Fund Name Currency Loss
64 Majedie Asset Management Tortoise A Acc GBP


65 Jupiter International Financials Acc GBP


66 Majedie Tortoise A Acc GBP


67 MLIS Gotham US Equity Long/Short UCITS GBP X Inc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged





Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 31/03/2016 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2016 8.0%
2015 -9.2% 2.4% -4.0% -4.1% -3.7%
2014 -0.3% 3.7% -1.8% -3.8% 1.6%
2013 16.1% 1.5% 5.3% 5.7% 2.8%
2012 -3.2% 1.6% 7.5%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Asset Allocation



Top 10 Holdings

Stock Size
GBP Cash 37.33
United Kingdom 0.000% 21-Mar-2016 23.68
United Kingdom 0.000% 29-Mar-2016 19.73
Tesco PLC ORD 13.06
Orange SA ORD 11.75
Koninklijke KPN NV ORD 11.35
Royal Dutch Shell Plc B ORD 10.71
WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC ORD 10.33
Barrick Gold Corp ORD 10.06

Registered For Sale In

  1. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date24/02/2012
  • Share Class size01Mn
  • Base currencyGBP
  • ISIN GB00B6Q8SG18

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment10Mn
  • Min. regular additional investment100,000


  • Annual management2.50%
  • Initial investment0

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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).