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Gervais Williams

Gervais Williams

About Gervais Williams

Gervais Williams currently manages the Diverse Income Trust plc alongside the CF Miton UK Multi Cap Income Fund, CF Miton UK Smaller Companies Fund and is Managing Director of Miton Group plc. Gervais has been an equity portfolio manager since 1985. His career includes five years with Throgmorton Investment Management (later part of the Framlington Group), three years with Thornton Investment Management (part of Dresdner Bank) and 17 years with Gartmore Group Ltd where he was head of UK Small Companies investing in UK smaller companies and Irish equities. He has sat on two DTI committees on the quoted small cap sector, is a member of the AIM Advisory Council and recently joined the Board of Quoted Companies Alliance.

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Citywire Rating: A rated

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Performance

over : 31/08/2013 - 31/08/2014
Manager Return
10 Mark Barnett 15.6%
11 Neil Woodford 15.2%
12 Gervais Williams 15.1%
13 Thomas Moore 14.9%
14 James Henderson 14.2%

Total Return

Month by Month Performance

Quarterly Performance

to 31/08/2014 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2014 3.7% 3.6% -0.7% 0.8%
2013 39.8% 11.3% 4.0% 11.7% 8.0%
2012 26.1% 10.6% -1.8% 8.5% 7.1%
2011 -2.5% -2.5%

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