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Derek Mitchell

Derek Mitchell

About Derek Mitchell

Derek Mitchell joined RLAM in July 2007 to manage the newly launched Royal London UK Special Situations Fund (now called Royal London Opportunities Fund). In August 2009, he also took over responsibility for the Royal London UK Mid Cap Growth Fund. Mitchell came to RLAM from Rutherglen Capital where he spent nine months managing a directional equity global media hedge fund. Prior to this, he built up over 20 years’ experience at F&C Asset Management and its antecedent companies, ISIS Asset Management and Royal & Sun Alliance Investment Management, managing both institutional and retail portfolios with a particular emphasis on high alpha funds.

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Citywire Rating: A rated


  • FRated AA in Feb 2010
  • MRated AA in Mar 2010
  • ARated AA in Apr 2010
  • MRated AA in May 2010
  • JRated AAA in Jun 2010
  • JRated AAA in Jul 2010
  • ARated AAA in Aug 2010
  • SRated AA in Sep 2010
  • ORated AAA in Oct 2010
  • NRated AA in Nov 2010
  • DRated AA in Dec 2010


  • JRated AA in Jan 2011
  • FRated AA in Feb 2011
  • MRated A in Mar 2011
  • ARated A in Apr 2011
  • MRated A in May 2011
  • JRated A in Jun 2011
  • JNot rated in Jul 2011
  • ARated A in Aug 2011
  • SNot rated in Sep 2011
  • ORated A in Oct 2011
  • NRated AA in Nov 2011
  • DRated A in Dec 2011


  • JRated A in Jan 2012
  • FRated A in Feb 2012
  • MRated A in Mar 2012
  • ARated A in Apr 2012
  • MRated A in May 2012
  • JRated A in Jun 2012
  • JNot rated in Jul 2012
  • ARated A in Aug 2012
  • SRated A in Sep 2012
  • ONot rated in Oct 2012
  • NNot rated in Nov 2012
  • DNot rated in Dec 2012


  • JNot rated in Jan 2013
  • FNot rated in Feb 2013
  • MNot rated in Mar 2013
  • ANot rated in Apr 2013
  • MNot rated in May 2013
  • JNot rated in Jun 2013
  • JNot rated in Jul 2013
  • ANot rated in Aug 2013
  • SRated Plus in Sep 2013
  • ONot rated in Oct 2013
  • NRated Plus in Nov 2013
  • DRated Plus in Dec 2013


  • JRated Plus in Jan 2014
  • FRated Plus in Feb 2014
  • MRated A in Mar 2014
  • ARated Plus in Apr 2014
  • MRated Plus in May 2014
  • JRated Plus in Jun 2014
  • JRated Plus in Jul 2014
  • ARated Plus in Aug 2014
  • SRated A in Sep 2014
  • ORated A in Oct 2014
  • NRated Plus in Nov 2014
  • DRated A in Dec 2014


  • JRated Plus in Jan 2015
  • FRated Plus in Feb 2015
  • MRated Plus in Mar 2015
  • ARated Plus in Apr 2015
  • MNot rated in May 2015
  • JRated Plus in Jun 2015
  • JRated A in Jul 2015
  • ARated A in Aug 2015
  • SRated A in Sep 2015
  • ORated A in Oct 2015
  • NRated A in Nov 2015


over : 31/10/2014 - 31/10/2015

Total Return

Month by Month Performance

Quarterly Performance

to 30/09/2015 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2015 7.5% 3.1% -2.9%
2014 4.9% 4.5% -5.4% 0.2% 5.9%
2013 37.5% 17.0% 0.4% 7.0% 9.4%
2012 25.1% 18.3% -6.4% 8.6% 4.0%
2011 -8.2% -0.5% 4.3% -18.0% 7.7%

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