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Andrew Balls

Andrew Balls

About Andrew Balls

Andrew Balls gained a bachelor’s degree from Oxford University and a master’s degree from Harvard University. He is currently a managing director at PIMCO’s London office and leads the European investment team. Before he joined PIMCO in 2006, he had been working at the Financial Times as editor of the US Lex column and as chief economics correspondent in Washington, DC for eight years. He also worked at Newport Beach and served as a global portfolio manager and global strategist. He has 11 years of investment and financial market experience.

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Citywire Rating: A rated

2013

  • SRated Plus in Sep 2013
  • ORated Plus in Oct 2013
  • NRated A in Nov 2013
  • DRated A in Dec 2013

2014

  • JRated A in Jan 2014
  • FRated A in Feb 2014
  • MRated A in Mar 2014
  • ARated Plus in Apr 2014
  • MRated Plus in May 2014
  • JRated A in Jun 2014
  • JRated A in Jul 2014
  • ARated A in Aug 2014

Performance

Bonds - Global
over : 31/07/2013 - 31/07/2014
Rank 53/103 Bonds - Global
Manager Return
51 Jeff Keen 3.7%
51 Chun Lee 3.7%
53 Andrew Balls 3.6%
54 Geoff Hitchin 2.6%
54 Nicholas Cooling 2.6%

Total Return

Month by Month Performance

Quarterly Performance

to 31/07/2014 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2014 4.9% 2.2% 2.8% -0.2%
2013 -2.0% 2.8% -3.8% -0.6% -0.2%
2012 1.4% 0.2% 1.2%

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