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James Sym

James Sym

About James Sym

James Sym joined Cazenove Capital in 2007. He is a member of the pan-European equity team with responsibility for Chemicals, Support Services, Household Goods, Personal Goods, Pharmaceuticals & Biotechnology and Telecommunication sector coverage. James manages the Schroder European Alpha and Alpha Plus funds. He graduated from St John's College, Cambridge University with a degree in Natural Sciences (Mineral Physics) and Management Studies and is a Chartered Financial Analyst. He has six years of investment experience.

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Equity - Europe Excluding UK
over : 28/02/2014 - 28/02/2015

Total Return

Month by Month Performance

Quarterly Performance

to 01/01/2015 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2014 -0.1% 10.9% -2.0% -4.8% -3.4%
2013 39.6% 9.4% 5.1% 12.6% 7.8%

Related News

Schroders to overhaul European Alpha Plus mandate

Schroders is proposing a revamp of the investment objective and policy of the £489 million Schroder European Alpha Plus fund, managed by James Sym.

Schroders’ Sym: I am buying European cyclicals

Manager likens current situation to 2004/05.

Sym to 'totally revamp' Howard-Spink's Schroder European fund

Sym plans to move the portfolio away from high quality stocks when he assumes control of the £1 billion fund from Leon Howard Spink at the start of June.  

Schroders hands Howard-Spink’s £1bn fund to Sym

Leon Howard-Spink will relinquish management of the Schroder European Alpha Plus fund from 1 June.

Dean's UK Opps nears capacity; Schroders hard-closes Marriage fund

Schroders has hard-closed Paul Marriage's UK Absolute Dynamic fund and indicated Julie Dean's UK Opportunities fund is close to capacity after attracting £900 million in the third quarter.

Cazenove Capital European equity star Chris Rice to exit

Cazenove Capital Management’s (CCM) star European manager Chris Rice is leaving the firm in July, which will see his flagship European funds handed over to Steve Cordell.

Citywire Discovery Source: Citywire Discovery Performance is for the period shown (month end to month end, bid/bid, gross income reinvested, calculated in GBP)..Portions of the information contained on this page was derived by Citywire Financial Publishers Ltd using content supplied by Lipper, A Reuters Company.