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Ian Ormiston

Ian Ormiston

About Ian Ormiston

Born in the early seventies, Ian Ormiston holds the investment management and research qualification from the IIMR. He began his financial career in 1994 at Asahi Life as a European equity manager. In 2000 he moved to Singer & Friedlander in the same position, and since 2007 he has worked at Ignis Asset Management. Ian uses a pragmatic growth investment style.

Invests in own strategies

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Education

  • IIMR

Citywire Rating: A rated

2007

  • JNot rated in Jul 2007
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  • DNot rated in Dec 2007

2008

  • JNot rated in Jan 2008
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  • ANot rated in Apr 2008
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  • DNot rated in Dec 2008

2009

  • JNot rated in Jan 2009
  • FNot rated in Feb 2009
  • MNot rated in Mar 2009
  • ANot rated in Apr 2009
  • MNot rated in May 2009
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  • JNot rated in Jul 2009
  • ANot rated in Aug 2009
  • SNot rated in Sep 2009
  • ONot rated in Oct 2009
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  • DNot rated in Dec 2009

2010

  • JNot rated in Jan 2010
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  • MNot rated in Mar 2010
  • ANot rated in Apr 2010
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2011

  • JNot rated in Jan 2011
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  • DNot rated in Dec 2011

2012

  • JNot rated in Jan 2012
  • FNot rated in Feb 2012
  • MNot rated in Mar 2012
  • ANot rated 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
  • ORated A in Oct 2012
  • NRated A in Nov 2012
  • DRated A in Dec 2012

2013

  • JRated A in Jan 2013
  • FRated A in Feb 2013
  • MRated AA in Mar 2013
  • ARated AA in Apr 2013
  • MRated A in May 2013
  • JRated A in Jun 2013
  • JRated AA in Jul 2013
  • ARated AA in Aug 2013
  • SRated AA in Sep 2013
  • ORated AA in Oct 2013
  • NRated AA in Nov 2013
  • DRated AA in Dec 2013

2014

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

Performance

over : 31/07/2013 - 31/07/2014

Total Return

Month by Month Performance

Quarterly Performance

to 31/07/2014 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2014 -4.2% 2.7% -3.3% -3.6%
2013 28.6% 12.4% 2.5% 4.4% 6.9%
2012 17.3% 10.9% -9.1% 9.9% 5.9%
2011 -15.8% 4.0% 1.0% -23.9% 5.4%
2010 3.9% 2.8% -15.3% 11.1% 7.5%
2009 18.6% 18.3% 0.3%

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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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